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Backend Developer – UK REMOTE – Mobile Games

One Player Mission is excited to be supporting a mobile games company founded in 2012 to pioneer the development of digital trading cards.

They are seeking a Backend Developer to work within a small team to implement game functionality, translating design ideas, concepts, and requirements into a functional and engaging game.

A commitment to collaborative problem-solving, sophisticated design and a quality product are essential.


  • Expert knowledge of MySQL/MariaDB specifically in Stored Procedure development
  • Experience with InnoDB Engine, Galera Cluster and ProxySQL/MaxScale
  • Knowledge with Docker (Kubernetes or Swarm)
  • Coding in two or more of Java, PHP, JS (at least ES6), Bash
  • Experienced at engineering and architecting GCP Services or other cloud infrastructure services
  • Excellent O/S knowledge in Linux; Ubuntu specifically but not required
  • Professional experience with Jenkins or other CI/CD pipeline technology would be useful
  • Familiar with networking concepts including DNS and TCP/IP
  • Understanding of Git for version control


  • Implement game functionality as per communicated design
  • Support and contribute new ideas – all ideas are welcome
  • Communicate with other team members to establish and maintain an effective workflow
  • Design, build, and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable code for the backend services API
  • Ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of API
  • Rollout and support cloud-based infrastructure to run the backend services
  • Identify bottlenecks and bugs, and devise solutions to address and mitigate these problems
  • Help maintain code quality, organisation, and automatization

Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call me directly today on +44 (0) 1206 214426!

Backend Developer – UK REMOTE – Mobile Games

London, UK
Full time

Published on 03/10/2023

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