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Senior Back End Engineer Role, REMOTE, $100,000

You will be a backend specialist within the development team of a new Multiplayer


The ideal candidate has a deep knowledge of backend services development with

RESTful APIs. Above all, he/she should be a strong Software Engineer, versed in

modern development practices like TDD and application of SOLID principles.


● Expert understanding of software design and architecture.

● Implement and take ownership of backend services developments from start to

finish: architecture, design, prototyping, implementation, testing, debugging,

documentation, profiling, maintenance, and support.

● Contribute and adhere to agreed development methodology, uphold best

coding practices, perform code reviews, and pay consideration to long-term

quality and future code-sharing. We are in this for the long haul.

● Evaluate third party solutions and be part of the decision to develop our own

solutions or choose a SaaS platform.


● 5+ years of experience in a development role at a reputable game studio.

● Experience developing backend services related to videogames. This involves

developing services that are highly scalable and resilient to peaks of high

demand availability.

● Modern development practices: TDD, integration testing, automated testing.

● Experience developing and shipping games for modern platforms.

● Strong interpersonal and communication skills that contribute to overall

organizational performance and to a positive and creative work environment.


● Demonstrated track record of developing online features that interact with Xbox

Live or Playstation Network.

● Familiarity with services like AWS, GCP, Azure or Docker, in terms of usage of

their APIs for backend services development and deployment, and for designing

the architecture of the servers infrastructure.


● Work with a team of experienced professionals in the video games sector.

● Be part of a company with an excellent environment and team spirit.

● Good environment to learn and develop.

● Attractive remuneration depending on work experience ~$100,000

● Flexitime with core common hours.

● Remote and/or face-to-face work.

Please contact david@datascope.co.uk