Job Summary

We are looking for someone with a strong engineering background and an even stronger willingness to develop professionally, to join our Backend Engineering team.  

Responsibilities

  • Write, maintain, deploy and operate HTTP APIs, mainly written in Elixir
  • Manage, extend and improve our infrastructure
  • Support our game teams with using our services and building new features
  • Make sure that our services stay up. That means being prepared for on-call shifts

Skills/Requirements

  • You have professional experience as a backend engineer (game industry experience is a plus)
  • You are a great team player and value collaboration
  • You are highly proficient with at least one programming language
  • You know your way around complex systems and know-how to work with big codebases
  • Your English (both written and spoken) is good - no German skills are required, but we will help you learn if you’re keen!

Bonus points for having experience with the following technologies:

  • Elixir, Erlang and Ruby
  • AWS Services
  • Postgres, Redis, DynamoDB and Elasticsearch
  • Kubernetes
  • Terraform

Benefits

  • We will give you the creative freedom to create a fantastic gameplay experience for literally millions of players
  • We provide extensive relocation and visa support for you and your loved ones. We want to make your move to Berlin as smooth as possible
  • All employees receive a significant education budget and extra days off for self-development. We have regular meetups, workshops, brown bag lunches with industry experts, cross-discipline training sessions, and more!
  • We offer a unique office space, with sleeping pods and lounges, console games, and a full kitchen with as much coffee, free drinks, fruit, and snacks as you can handle
  • Did you know that German is the third most commonly taught language worldwide? Learn it too! We offer German language classes for you and your significant other


Company

We make games with thoughtful, compelling stories at their core


Industry

Gaming

Company Type

Private

Official website

www.wooga.com

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