Senior Software Engineers/Software Engineers (Backend Services)

MPG are looking for experienced Senior Back End Services Engineers with backend services experience. We are working on some of the coolest games on the planet right now, with new projects flooding into the studio, including the world biggest multiplayer game and a next generation console MMO RPG.

What you’ll be doing

  • Working as part of a project team on a backend “games-as-a-service” (GaaS)
  • Implementation of robust, highly scalable microservice based architecture
  • Understanding project requirements and implementing changes and new features as appropriate
  • Creating tests, and creating/maintaining documentation as required
  • Other project duties as required

What we’re looking for

  • A strong programmer with professional experience in backend services (prior gaming experience not essential)
  • Previous experience with GaaS development is highly desirable
  • Previous experience with the implementation of RESTful interface
  • Previous experience in as many of the following languages: Java, C#, Node.js
  • Golang experience is highly desirable but not essential
  • Hosting experience with as many of the following:  Amazon AWS, Google Cloud and Microsoft Azure
  • Strong Database experience with both SQL and No SQL highly desirable
  • Attention to detail with a strong ability to analyse and comprehend direction
  • Awesome technical insight and a finisher of technical tasks on time
  • A good communicator with the ability to verbalise conceptual thoughts and the willingness to accept constructive critique
  • Excellent problem solving, debugging and optimisation skills