Senior Software Engineer - Python - Back End.

  • python
  • permanent
  • Leamington Spa

Our client holds a prominent position as a global leader and developer within the gaming industry, boasting a widespread presence and an impressive track record of exceeding 900 million downloads. Imagine the excitement of being part of this dynamic team!

In the role of Senior Backend Software Engineer (Python), you will craft code designed to operate on hundreds of servers, processing thousands of transactions per second to ensure the seamless functioning of our games. Your work will revolve around efficiently handling substantial volumes of data, training machines to process this data efficiently, and engaging with the latest cutting-edge technology.

You thrive on writing efficient code and tackling intricate challenges, all while collaborating with a dedicated team.

Key Responsibilities:

* Contribute to the design and architecture of our servers using Python, leveraging Flask for deployment on AWS EC2 Servers.

* Implement server features to provide robust support for millions of mobile game players.

* Collaborate with a global multi-cluster Couchbase and Elasticsearch database.

* Liaise with other teams to address any server-related issues impacting their work.

Desired Tech Skills:

* Proven track record in developing high-quality database and program code for servers using Python (5 years).

* Proficiency in scripting to expedite manual tasks.

* Familiarity with NoSQL databases (Couchbase, MongoDB, Cassandra, Memcache, etc.), though not mandatory.

* Knowledge of Unix, Linux, or equivalent development environments.

* Some exposure to game development is advantageous, but not essential.

* A keen interest in console, PC, or mobile games.

What's on Offer:

* A hybrid work model: 3 days in the office, 2 days remote/working from home as the standard.

* Flexible working hours, granting you autonomy to determine your most productive work schedule.

* A pet-friendly office environment, with designated dog-free areas for those who prefer it.

* Participation in a profit-sharing scheme - when the company succeeds, you share in its success.

* Private medical coverage through BUPA.

* Life Assurance for long-term peace of mind. * On-site gym facilities to prioritize your well-being.

* Relocation support is available.

* VISA sponsorship opportunities await.

* Engage in quarterly Team Building days featuring activities like paintballing, go-karting, and even Ninja Warrior challenges. * Creative Wednesdays, where you can pitch and develop your own game ideas.

* Kwalee Artificial Intelligence (K.A.I) initiative, offering opportunities to win prizes for proposing valuable AI projects.

Culture: This company operates as a close-knit family of colleagues, welcoming individuals of all ages, races, backgrounds, beliefs, sexual orientations, genders, and circumstances. Their primary expectation is that you collaborate, work diligently, seek answers, and enjoy your journey with your team and colleagues. They discourage egos and arrogance while celebrating success together. If you align with this ethos, please consider applying.

Join a group of tech enthusiasts who form the backbone of game experience technology, maintaining server health to ensure millions of players continue to enjoy their gaming experiences.

Mae Hunter