Senior Backend Engineer
Amber Studio is the largest independently-owned Romanian game development studio, offering premium creative and development services.Requirements
3+ years of back-end architectural design and development experience
Proficient with scalable server-side programming (concurrency / synchronization and distributed systems).
Deep knowledge of database design and optimization.
Strong knowledge of at least one cloud computing services like AWS, Azure or similar.
Strong practical knowledge of current server technologies like REST, SOAP or similar.
Strong knowledge of at least one mainstream server programming language like Python, C#, Java or NodeJS.
Nice to have
Experience with development on mobile platforms and for a high number of concurrent users
Practical experience with the lifecycle of a user query, from request to an API endpoint, up to updating cold storages reliably and consistently
Experience in collaborating with client-side engineers and implementing full-stack features (backend to client, end-to-end)
Experience using Automated Test framework
Experience with container management tools like Docker or Kubernetes
Experience with infrastructure automation tolls like Terraform
Eager to develop yourself
Passionate about back-end optimization and server quality
Eager to explore new technologies
Here at Amber, we are self-empowered, entrepreneurial business partners. We love working collectively and helping each other achieve greatness through our games. We constantly learn and improve ourselves because we aim high: we want to be the best. If you share our vision, join us!
About the role
As a Back-end Engineer, you will be working in cross-functional teams to design and implement high-performance back-end solutions for our awesome games.
Collaborate with our DevOps team to define back-end strategy and architecture for our games
Create and implement back-end deployment strategies
Develop and maintain back-end solutions for high number of concurrent users and fast response times
Actively participate in sprint planning meetings
Ensure that all relevant parties are aligned on task specifications
Constantly communicate with your teammates to flag and alleviate risks
Help the team improve the game quality by eliminating waste from the development process
Design, develop, deploy and monitor backend features and APIs for our games
Create and maintain CI automated tests for the back-end solution
Document system specifications
An open environment where you can make a difference and you can own your decisions
The opportunity to grow and succeed together
Support from all your teammates