Role Overview The Unstoppable Studio, an affiliate of Glu Mobile, is looking for a Senior Server Engineer to join our Minsk studio! In this role, you will help us break new ground on a title that will take real-time strategy and social connections between your team members to the next level. You will help lead the building the backend for a title that will need to support millions of daily players. Our games are services and are continually being improved upon. We are looking for a skilled, passionate senior developer that wants to own large pieces of the project and disseminate their expert knowledge within the rest of the team.
Design, code, document, debug and enhance server side C++, Python, and Golang code Work with a multitude of cloud services and know the trade-offs of each Evaluate and adopt new cloud services to meet the requirements of the title Ensure that our systems are built to scale and are secure Collaborate with designers, other client and server programmers, DevOps and QA on features Complete tasks under tight deadlines Identify and drive improvements in the technology base and development processes Mentor other developers and participate in code reviews
5+ years of professional game development experience Experience shipping a mobile application with a significant server back-end Expertise with scripting languages such as Python Expertise with compiled languages such as C++ and Golang Expertise with writing server end points for a mobile application Expertise with sockets for continuous data streaming and updating Expertise with cloud-based services You take pride in your work and have tremendous attention to detail Effective communication skills and the desire to work with others in a fast-paced environment University degree or diploma in Computer Science, or related field A passion for gaming in general and mobile games in particular
Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS) Experience designing or operating applications in a microservices architecture Experience working on and scaling other games Relevant personal projects and open source work