Server Engineer/Python Developer – Mobile Games

Full Time

Overview

Brand new and exciting opportunity for an experienced Server Engineer / Python Developer with a passion for gaming to join a revolutionary London-based mobile games studio.

They have a tight-knit, fun-loving in house team and remote workers around the world with a drive to match. My client has already created a disturbance in the industry and aim to continue pushing the limits of mobile gaming.

Role and Responsibilities

Working from the Head office in London, the Server Engineer / Python Developer will have responsibilities for the following:

  • Design and develop systems for the game server
  • Maintain and improve the existing codebase
  • Help plan and schedule the teams work
  • Work closely with the game client, product and business teams, and third parties

Requirements

Candidates must have strong skills in the following:

  • Python
  • Django
  • SQL
  • RDBMS (Postgresql 9.4)
  • Analysis and design (code, API, and database schema)
  • Debugging and diagnosing problems

The successful candidate will also have strong skills in the following:

  • Good analytical and reporting skills
  • Understanding of in-game economics
  • Friendly and approachable with great communication skills
  • Highly organised and able to prioritise
  • Entrepreneurial mindset
Location: London
Salary: £50,000 – £60,000 per annum plus benefits