Server Software Engineer - McKinney

position overview

The free-to-play mobile game industry has some of the most interesting scalability challenges around. Boss Fight is looking for another server engineer to help us build game systems that thrive under heavy load. You should have professional experience with AWS, linux, and at least one NoSQL product.  It helps if you like games.

Responsibilities:

  • Write robust, maintainable, debuggable code that fits in with our existing infrastructure
  • Help build a reusable set of back-end systems that multiple games can share
  • Update and extend systems that collect and present real-time metrics
  • Write game-specific administrative and customer service tools
  • Set up and monitor deployments at AWS

Requirements:

  • Professional experience on Linux
  • Professional experience with AWS VPC deployments
  • Professional experience with both SQL and NoSQL stacks
  • Ability to work on-site at our Dallas or Austin office
  • Excellent communication skills

Desired but not required:

  • Experience supporting large user bases with high uptime requirements
  • Experience with CouchBase, ElasticSearch, and Postgres
  • Experience with Node.js and Unity3D

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