Senior Server Programmer - Indie - Brighton, UK

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Job Title Senior Server Programmer - Indie - Brighton, UK
Job Category AI / Artificial Intelligence,Tools,Lead Programmer,Network / Online / Server,Physics,Web Developer,Technical Director,Gameplay,Mobile / iOS / Android,Graphics / Engine,Build Engineer,Core Technology,Audio Programmer,UI / Front End,Animation Programmer,Flash / Actionscript / HTML5,Database / SQL
Job Description We are looking for C#/.NET engineers to join our team to help us build server technologies that power games played by millions of people all around the world.   
Our experienced team creates highly scalable and resilient backend services built on cloud infrastructure. We take a huge amount of pride in what we do, focusing on technical quality and leveraging some of the latest technology and techniques. We’re always looking to solve new technical challenges, whether it be real-time multiplayer on mobile or creating industry-leading tools that enable teams to continuously tune and update live games. 
Our typical technology stack includes .NET Core microservices, running on Docker/Kubernetes and leveraging a wide range of NoSQL and SQL databases.  

Responsibilities:
  • Design, implement, deploy and manage scalable and high-availability backend services 
  • Collaborate closely with client-side engineering team and game designers to plan game features
  • Contribute to the full game development lifecycle from design, planning, implementation, deployment and live operations
  • Troubleshoot and optimise live systems
  • Explore and learning new technologies, and contributing to studio-wide best practises

Requirements:

We have a senior position available for applicants with the following core abilities:
  • Experience developing online games, apps, websites or other online services
  • An understanding of cloud computing and scalable software
  • Familiarity with good development practices (source control, automated testing)
  • Passion; for gaming or online services in general. We're looking for someone who genuinely cares about the quality of the work they produce.

These skills are a plus (but not necessarily required):
  • Experience building and deploying applications to the Microsoft Azure or AWS platforms
  • An understanding of the techniques used for building high performance, scalable software
  • Familiarity with continuous integration and automated build procedures
  • Knowledge of Unity, C++, Android or iPhone development

About Us:

We are one of the UK's largest independent game makers with around 100 exceptionally talented and seriously hardworking people who devote their careers to crafting awesome original games.We produce around three new titles every year and deliver them to millions of players with backing from the UK’s top industry veterans and carefully selected partners.You’ll find our games on Smartphones, Console and PC platforms being enjoyed by millions of people all over the world!

Please contact Cassandra Donnelly on 01279 871330 cassandra@interactiveselection.com if you are interested in this position. Please forward your CV in a Word format. View Many More Interactive Selection Jobs . 

We are an equal opportunities recruitment agency that values diversity and does not discriminate.  We encourage clients to welcome applicants from all backgrounds
Salary Competitive with Benefits
Location Brighton, UK & Europe
Job Category Programming
Date posted 14/11/2017
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Recruiter This job is advertised on behalf of Interactive using their internal reference 2862.
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