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Senior Server Engineer in Allen, Texas
Posted November 11, 2021

Senior Server Engineer

Location- Remote


  • Join a team who has produced some of the industry’s best-selling and most critically acclaimed games for mobile, social, PC, and consoles
  • Help continue their mission to bring simple, beautiful and fun game experiences to our players wherever they want to play


  •  Architect, build, and scale high performance AWS systems
  • Work with a team of Engineers to implement reusable, game-agnostic backend systems to support features common across multiple mobile games
  • Contribute to game design by providing estimates on the scalability and cost of desired features
  • Architect and extend systems that collect and present real-time metrics
  • Write web based, game-specific administrative and customer service tools
  • Work with client engineers to define cloud-based APIs and services 
  • Identify and resolve complex issues in a live game environment
  • Mentor, and guide other Server Engineers to drive projects to on time and on budget completion
  • Proactively identify, and communicate areas of concern or problems, remove roadblocks, and solve problems for the team
  • Partner with Lead and Director to understand, mitigate and reduce technical debt continuously
  • Research and explore new technologies to speed up response time and reduce server costs and make recommendations for improvement
  • Assist in developing and updating feature documentation for programming, work with other Engineers to maintain shared library of tech and documentation
  • Exemplify reliability, accountability, and professionalism in all work-related interactions
  • Lead by example, creating a strong sense of purpose and community, and promoting a culture of excellence
  • Partner with Lead and manager to drive established best practices •
  • Able to work collaboratively with engineers and designers to identify needs, evaluate requirements, write software specifications, and design, and implement sophisticated software solutions


  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer science, computer engineering, electronic engineering or related field
  • 5+ years of experience authoring, publishing, and maintaining web APIs with AWS
  •  Experience with both SQL and NoSQL solutions
  •  Experience supporting a live service
  • • Ability to work in a team environment with maturity and leadership
  • Strong desire to iterate and improve on inefficient processes 
  • Able to manage multiple, competing tasks and be self-directed in a quickly evolving environment 
  • Positive attitude and ability to receive and provide objective and constructive feedback 
  • Strong server-side JavaScript development skills 
  • In depth knowledge of Unix operating systems
  • Experience authoring, publishing, and maintaining web APIs with AWS 
  • Expertise in AWS infrastructure and best practices
  • Employee Type: Direct Hire
  • Location: Allen, Texas
  • Date Posted: November 11, 2021
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