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Back-End Programmer

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Aardvark Swift
Employer Aardvark Swift
Category Development
Salary £30000-35000
Location Other

Established in 2012, our client is an independent developer and publishing studio based in South East, UK.

They are currently looking for a Back-End Programmer to join their team working on virtual, online worlds.

Job description:

You will be responsible for managing the design and architecture of their servers and implement server features to robustly support their PlayStation 4 and PC players. You will need to ensure that the system will perform excellently and reliably, whilst being secure and scalable.

Required skills

  • Node.js server experience including use of the async library.
  • Solid understanding of Javascript and JSON.
  • Server experience in realtime REST APIs using the Restify module.
  • Scalability and load balancing experience helpful.
  • Google Datastore experience or understanding of NoSQL databases.
  • Linux/Ubuntu experience in configuring.

Desirable skills

  • Unreal Engine 4 experience.
  • C/C++ Knowledge.
  • Source control experience.
  • Automated builds with Jenkins.
  • Google Could Platform or AWS experience for managing virtual machines.
  • A basic level of understanding of cryptography.

For more information about this excellent role contact Andy Jenkinson at andy@aswift.com or give us a call on 01709 834777