Online Services Engineer

Remote (US), USA / permanent /

Molly Stiles-Winfield
+1 2133256784

Our fantastic client is looking for an Online Services Engineer to help enrich games with services such as matchmaking, player stats, leaderboards, analytics, entitlement platforms, anti-cheat and security, customer service tools, and more.

• Work closely with internal and external online services platform teams, advocating for the game team.
• Become a domain expert for our internal and external online service platforms.
• Design and implement modifications, reorganizations, extensions, and optimizations to existing code base.
• Work closely with the game team to build and maintain online service functionality within game clients.
• Actively maintain skill-set and knowledge base by keeping track of the latest innovations from the industry.

• Strong Python skills. Including asyncio, tornado framework, aws library, writing general tools.
• Strong containerization experience. Kubernetes, docker, containerd
• Strong AWS knowledge. EC2, EKS.
• Strong C++ programming and debugging skills.
• Experience with MySQL and managing MySQL databases.
• Experience developing distributed systems at a large scale.
• Linux OS experience.
• Experience with online service architectures, design patterns, and associated challenges.
• Ability to come up with novel, inventive, solutions to very hard problems in the gaming and online services spaces
• Ability to adhere to the prevalent coding style and practices.
• Self-motivated and passionate about games.
• Able and motivated to work with other team members.
• 3+ years industry experience.
• Experience with Unreal Engine 4 a plus.
• Experience with current console systems a plus.