New job at Kabam (via |

Senior Backend Engineer (Game Development)

November 25 2019
Industries Ecommerce, Multimedia
Categories Information Technology, Engineering, Programming, Development, UX, UI, Visual design
Vancouver, BC

You enjoy working in a collaborative fashion with incredibly talented people that can inspire and challenge you. You possess a strong technical background and have a high degree of appreciation for game features design in backend. You're laser-focused on the details yet manage to think beyond the current state.

Sound like a match? Kabam Vancouver is looking for a Senior Backend Engineer to join one of our game development teams.

In this role, you can expect to:

  • Take ownership game backend features (Design, architect, implement, Support document, and test)
  • Mentor and support other programmers in their usage of it
  • Responsible for ad-hoc projects and/or requirements may arise as requested

In order to be successful for this role, we are looking for:

  • BS/MS in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Expert in software engineering with back-end/server-side
  • Database experience (MongoDB/any RDBMS)
  • You have worked on a RESTful API system
  • You have shipped at least 1 game title from the beginning of production
  • Experience in working in a team of 10+

In addition, It would be nice to have:

  • Strong experience in dealing with scale
  • Proficiency in Unity3D, C#, node.js
  • Experience with Redis
  • Practical knowledge of the iOS and Android platforms
  • Experience in game production
  • Experience in Docker, Kubernetes
  • Active Github profile
  • Experience in performance profiling

Excited by this opportunity? We invite you to apply and start the conversation with us.

Together, we can create some of the best games ever made.

About Kabam

Kabam is a world leader of massively multiplayer games for mobile devices. Console quality graphics and next generation technology are the hallmark of Kabam games. Kabam merges the art of game design and the science of consumer behaviour to create immersive games enjoyed by players around the world. Kabam’s games have generated hundreds of millions of downloads including Marvel Contest of Champions and Transformers: Forged to Fight and won several awards including Apple Editor’s Choice and Google Play’s Best Game of the Year. Kabam has studios and offices in Vancouver, San Francisco and Austin. Kabam is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Netmarble Games.

Apply now!