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Head of Technology, Online Services, UK, £Market Leading

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Employer Datascope
Category Development
Salary £UK Leading
Location UK
Reference 40729

To apply:

This game studio is renowned for their internal technology which is utilised by many other game studios. They are now looking for an expert in connected technology to drive forward the online services part of the business. This is a great opportunity build on the reputation of the well-respected technology already in place within this games studio and head up what could become a division of the company in its own right.


As part of the Senior Management team you will drive the technical direction of important server side functionality within the business, building platforms, systems and networking infrastructure.  

Your focus will be on performance reliability and scalability of the platform, growing the team and driving forward online services. This will include the design and implementation of large, distributed and scalable services and payment solutions for games platforms, writing secure server code and developing prototypes.


Skills Required:

  • Strong knowledge of  Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP
  • Extensive server side development experience, distributed systems and scalability
  • Database design and development, SQL
  • Version control systems experience
  • Agile methodologies
  • Strong OOP skills

Excellent leadership, teamwork and multi-tasking skills and the desired to own, build and drive forward an important division within the business and create cutting edge high quality technology.

To apply please send CV to prog@datascope.co.uk or tel Aaron, Kirsty or Ben on 020 7580 6018 for a confidential chat (once we have your cv). We value close, personal relationships with our candidates and applications by this method tend to be more successful.

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