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Backend Services Engineer – Golang Developer

Division: Battlecry Studios | Department: Programming | Location: Austin , TX, US

BattleCry Studios is seeking a qualified Backend Services Engineer to help create and maintain backend services for an online title. The successful candidate will have knowledge of and experience in the design, implementation and continuing support of horizontally scalable online services in an asynchronous environment. The backend consists of microservices written in Go.

Responsibilities

  • Build new backend services to meet design goals
  • Enhance and maintain existing backend services
  • Contribute to internal tools for assisting development and for maintaining services
  • Identify and resolve scaling and security issues
  • Work closely with other members of the team

Requirements

  • At least 1 year of experience with Go, Python, C++ or similar language
  • Knowledge of browser-based technologies: HTML, CSS, JavaScript/JQuery, AJAX
  • Experience working with source control (git, Perforce)
  • Strong coding, algorithm design, debugging skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Must be a self-starter
  • Experience working in an agile environment
  • Passion for video games or gaming
  • BS Degree in Computer Science or equivalent work experience

Desired Skills

  • Experience with Go
  • Experience with the full lifecycle of an online service
  • Experience designing and building multithreaded and asynchronous systems
  • Experience with SQL or NoSQL databases and data modeling
  • Experience with design and implementation of REST-style APIs
  • Experience with working in Linux and Windows environments
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services or other cloud solutions
  • Experience with Docker
  • Experience with Messaging Systems (RabbitMQ)
  • Experience with Frontend development

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