Senior Backend Game Server Engineer @ GAMEVIL COM2US USA - El Segundo, CA

Senior Backend Game Server Engineer

GAMEVIL COM2US USA
El Segundo, CA
18 days ago

Position Summary:

As the Senior Backend Game Server Engineer (Mobile Game), you will design, develop, deploy, and maintain mobile game backend systems, which include feature areas such as in-game networking, login, matchmaking, leaderboards, store, and social experiences.



Responsibilities:

  • Design, develop, deploy, and maintain mobile game backend systems (in-game networking, login, matchmaking, leaderboards, store, and social experiences)
  • Optimize code & memory for high performance and low latency
  • Able to work collaboratively with engineers and designers to identify needs, evaluate requirements, write software specifications and design, and implement sophisticated software solutions

Required Qualifications:

  • BS or MS in Computer Science or related technical discipline (or equivalent)
  • 5+ years of professional experience in server development for mobile applications
  • Experience building game backend with Unity or Unreal
  • Expertise with one or more server-side development stacks (C/C++, C#, Java, Node.js)
  • Experience with databases
  • Excellent communication skills – particularly the ability to discuss timelines, design concerns and provide helpful feedback to team members

Pluses

  • Experience with multiplayer game concepts and networking strategies like client-side prediction
  • Prior game development experience and/or experience in live ops situations
  • Facebook, Firebase, or other related 3rd party SDK experience
  • Experience with AWS, GCP, k8s and related technologies
  • Experience with build tools (e.g. Jenkins)
  • The job description may be adjusted at any time at the sole discretion of GAMEVIL COM2US USA, Inc.