Sr. Full Stack Engineer, Multiplayer Games

Sr. Full Stack Engineer, Multiplayer Games

At Staffr

Date Posted: 11 April, 2021

Location: USA Only, TELECOMMUTE

SR. FULL STACK ENGINEER, BIG TIME STUDIOS

 

About Big Time

We are a bold new game studio with a mission to build cutting edge AAA entertainment for the 21st century. Our founders are veterans in the online games, social games, and crypto fields. We are fully funded and building a dream team of A-developers who want to work with the best of the best and take their careers to the next level.

 

About the position

We are searching for a Full-Stack Engineer to join a small, fully remote team and work on backend systems for an exciting (and unannounced) Multiplayer, Action RPG title. In this role, you would work on game-supporting APIs and features as well as web facing products interacting with users directly. Our stack includes Node.js, Typescript, MongoDB, React, PostgreSQL, and C++ among others. You would be working with another engineer focused on front-end, but some familiarity with frontend frameworks would be required.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Own the technical design and implementation of robust, scalable, and extensible online services.
  • Collaborate with the engineering team to implement back-end services for our upcoming game.
  • Build web services to interact with the blockchain as well as game servers.
  • Optimize and debug complex systems spanning multiple services and providers.
  • Build robust, extensible and easily maintained code.

 

REQUIREMENTS

  • Extensive knowledge of Node.js, its strengths and its weaknesses.
  • Experience architecting scalable Node.js applications.
  • Strong programming background and knowledge of JavaScript (ES6/ES7), TypeScript.
  • Strong problem-solving abilities. Prior experience working on shipped full-stack applications.
  • Experience with AWS and Docker. Experience with SQL database, database design, as well as NoSQL database paradigms.
  • Experience with MongoDB and PostgreSQL. Some familiarity with C++. Must love games.

 

DESIRABLE

  • Experience with Game Development.
  • Blockchain experience (Ethereum).
  • Front-end design experience.
  • Experience with React.
  • Experience creating and maintaining REST APIs in node/typescript.
  • Experience interacting or creating subgraphs in thegraph (http://thegraph.com/)

 

Requirements

REQUIREMENTS

  • Extensive knowledge of Node.js, its strengths and its weaknesses.
  • Experience architecting scalable Node.js applications.
  • Strong programming background and knowledge of JavaScript (ES6/ES7), TypeScript.
  • Strong problem-solving abilities. Prior experience working on shipped full-stack applications.
  • Experience with AWS and Docker. Experience with SQL database, database design, as well as NoSQL database paradigms.
  • Experience with MongoDB and PostgreSQL. Some familiarity with C++. Must love games.

 

Benefits

Base Compensation + Quarterly Bonus + Stock Options

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