Back-end Engineer (Lead)- SF Bay Area-Mobile Gaming!

Job Description:
We’re looking for a Lead Server/Backend engineer who will help us to build out and run a sophisticated, heavily automated game backend service running in the cloud. This person will also experiment and innovate with new technologies to constantly improve our efficiency, scalability, and reliability while also being exposed to DevOps in the process.
You will:
·       Be a key member of the cloud engineering team that implements and runs high performance and highly available services that support our portfolio of games
·       Further optimize the efficiency and availability of our cloud services
·       Implement/integrate automation and monitoring components in our cloud services
·       Own the full engineering life-cycle of projects including; requirements design, technical design, task estimation, implementation, testing, debugging, and deployment
·       Effectively and frequently communicates with team members to ensure rapid iteration and highly efficient development
Minimum Requirements:
·       6+ years of software development experience
·       3+ years professional experience with API design and development
·       Experience with production deployments using AWS or Google Cloud Platform (We use GCP)
·       Expertise with server side development in one of the major languages
·       Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and cloud services
·       Strong Familiarity with Linux environments and comfortable administering servers
·  Experience building robust backend infrastructure on mobile video games
Nice to haves:
·       Experience with containers and its related technologies (Docker, Kubernetes, ECS)
·       Experience with Jenkins or other build tools
·       Experience with schema design in high load environments
·       Working experience in a live service mobile game or other web service
·       Java and Spring Framework experience
Salary: DOE
Please send resume to kjohnson@nelsoninteractive.net
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