After all I think this is really good place to post our video game studio's job offer :-)
Senior Server Engineer Abrakam is a game publisher and developer based in Belgium/Liège. Abrakam creates and markets entertainment products of high quality and its goal is to capitalize on their worth for decades on a worldwide scale. Establishing Faëria as a strong brand is the first step to success. Faëria achieved a succesful Kickstarter campaign and received the support from a large community, praising the game for its depth of gameplay, its visuals and ethical business model. Abrakam is ready for scaling up and becoming a reference in the video game industry.
Job offer We’re looking for an engineer specialized in architecting and developing complete and autonomous server applications. We need to have tens of thousands players interact simultaneously: match-making, chat, notifications, etc. The existing version has been able to handle 500 players simultaneously in real conditions and now is the time to scale up.
• You will be responsible of driving the development of all server aspects, from security and stability to feature development.
• You will contribute to the technical direction of the project.
• You have an extensive experience in architecting and developing scalable and high-performance server solutions.
• You are a “Java enthusiast”, used to networking libraries and Internet security aspects.
• You are also familiar with JPA and MySQL.
Why you should join us This is a unique opportunity to take part to the development of a world class video game. This is a key role to occupy, along with the chance to have a real impact on our environment, our business and the direction of our products.
You will be among brilliant minds, we are only seeking the best but our definition differs from old established companies. No matter if you are a self-taught individual, we’re looking for someone with a burning desire to create fun games.
Our offices are located in Liège, Belgium, and we offer some of the best packages that a startup can provide: higher salary than average market; stock options; beautiful working conditions.
Required Application Materials • Resume.
• Cover Letter which should include:
__ Why you are interested in working at Abrakam.
__ A brief description of the server solutions you’ve worked on.
__ What games you are currently playing.
• Send your application to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Designer and developer on Faëria: Strategy Card Game (www.faeria.net). The server is 100% Java.
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