Software Engineer

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Software Engineer

Dublin

Permanent

€70,000 - €80,000

Ref: E6092CS

Job Description

My Dublin city centre based gaming client is looking for a Server Engineer to join the team for a permanent position.

Job Responsibilities

-You will have good overall responsibility in the design and implementation of the company’s architecture
-Work closely with feature owners, game designers and other development teams to implement new features
-Develop + Design our game server and associated tools and libraries, with a focus on low latency, scalability and consistency
-Improve servers and co-design architectures for current and new titles
-Work with game client developers to implement real-time, networked communications between game client and server
-Write automated, high-quality tests (unit, integration etc.) and work with QA teams to improve gameplay experience, curtail exploits and ensure that everything works smoothly
-Implement tools to empower our LiveOps and game design teams in creation of new and exciting game-play experiences
-Work with DevOps on scaling and deploying large-scale distributed systems

Experience Required

-3 years’ experience in a relevant development environment
-Experience in developing back-end systems and servers for high-traffic web systems or games
-Good knowledge of Unix-like operating systems
-Knowledge of Redis or other database systems, ORMs and migration scripts
-Ability to write efficient low-latency, low-IO code
-Experience with automated testing
-Knowledge of how to prevent intrusions, injections, cheating etc
-Experience in git

Essential and Desirable Skills

-Good Overall Python development skills
-C#
-Unity or Java
-Experience with stateful and stateless game server architectures
-Docker, AWS, Terraform, Chef, Kibana, Ansible

Educational Requirements

-Related Degree or relevant experience

Working Hours & Benefits

-Standard working week
-Flexible hours

How to Apply

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