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Backend Software Engineer
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Brighton, UK
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Google Cloud Platform
Microsoft Azure
Operating Systems
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline
  • 2+ years designing robust, high performance scalable systems using Go (or similar), or else solid experience with C++. The ideal candidate will have a working knowledge of both backend and game side languages
  • Experience with Unix like operating systems
  • Commitment to code quality, documentation, and sound testing procedures
  • Ability to learn and master new technologies and code
  • Ability to work independently and efficiently under deadlines
  • Experience with industry standard tools e.g., Git, GitHub, VS Code
  • Collaborate with Designers and other developers to design Backend solutions to game requirements
  • Implement Backend systems to support the game
  • Collaborate with other developers to integrate the online backend features in the game client
  • Work with proprietary existing software technology and build new technology in order to fulfil the project's technical requirements
  • Identify technical and developmental risks/obstacles and generate solutions to overcome identified risks
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience using Docker and Kubernetes
  • Experience with cloud technologies, preferably any of the following AWS, Azure and Google Cloud Platform
  • Realtime multiplayer peer to peer or client server experience
  • Shipped one or more game titles
  • Good knowledge of software design fundamentals/principles ( e.g. CLEAN Architecture)

1,001-5,000 employees

Sports-based game development studio
Company Overview
2K’s mission is to enable all gamers to build, connect, escape and dream big with their wide array of interactive entertainment for video game consoles, personal computers, and mobile devices. The company is committed to maintaining and developing some of the most creative, respective and premium games in today’s gaming market.
  • 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
Company Core Values
  • Come As You Are
  • Give A ****
  • Treat Our People and Partners the Way We Want To Be Treated
  • Stay Hungry, Be Humble
  • Be Nimble, Pivot Quickly
  • Give and Act Generously