Full-Time

Expert Backend Engineer

Posted on 5/14/2024

2K

2K

1,001-5,000 employees

Publishes diverse portfolio of video games

Expert

San Mateo, CA, USA

Required Skills
PHP
Python
Ruby
SQL
Perl
Go
REST APIs
Requirements
  • 7+ years of programming experience developing server-side code
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field
  • Fluent in C++
  • Fluent Python, PHP, Perl, golang, .NET/C#, or Ruby; with an emphasis on Python
  • Understanding of object-oriented programming, robust engineering practices, and distributed and scalable systems
  • Familiarity and experience using one or more cloud computing platforms
  • Experience programming RESTful services
  • Experience with SQL databases
  • Experience developing AAA games
  • An excellent teammate that takes joy in coding challenges, encourages suggestions from other team members and provides feedback to others
  • Passion for games and solving large scale problems in that space
Responsibilities
  • Develop server-side features on the title used across multiple platforms
  • Write clean, robust, readable, well-documented, and efficient code
  • Plan and complete assignments with little direction
  • Provide direction in many situations
  • Contribute to building the team through recruiting and leading interviews
  • Support and develop software engineers through advice, coaching, and mentorship
  • Help acclimate new team members to the engineering environment

2K Games is an excellent workplace for professionals passionate about creating diverse video game genres ranging from sports to role-playing. By congregating talents from top-tier studios such as Visual Concepts, Firaxis, and others, it fosters a collaborative environment conducive to creative freedom and technical skill enhancement. The company's broad scope in gaming technologies ensures continual learning and career growth, making it a prominent player in the video game publishing industry.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Novato, California

Founded

2005

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

1%

2 year growth

1%

Benefits

Health Care Benefits

Health Savings Account (HSA) Including Company Contribution

Employee Stock Purchase Plan

401k Retirement Plan

Life and Disability Benefits

Group Legal Plan

Wellbeing Program

Childcare Benefits

Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

Generous Compassionate Leave

Companywide End of Year Break

INACTIVE