Game Server Engineer

Posted On: July 5th, 2019    Job Type: Part Time    Job Location:

MindTrust Labs is looking to expand our Games and XR Division. We are a remote team of game industry vets looking to make quality titles we are proud claim as our own.

Our Unity based shop is currently focused on creating games and XR experiences for clients, but our longer term goal is to release our own IP.

We are looking for an experienced Server Engineer who can help us build out the PvP aspects of our upcoming titles. The technologies used are still being defined and we expect you to bring your expertise to that discussion.

Responsibilities:
– Design, develop, and maintain a highly scalable and secure multiplayer game server. Depending on the project this could be created from scratch or on top of an existing engine such as Photon.
– Projects will vary and may range from real time synchronized game state for action games to asynchronous turn-based strategy games.
– Monitor, measure, and improve game stability.
– Prepare server for player growth and marketing pushes by stress testing.

Requirements:
– 3+ years experience working with server technologies and code bases.
– Shipped at least one prior title in which you played a key role in building and maintaining a secure and scalable server.
– Experience with database design and scaling for write-heavy workloads.
– Ability to identify and correct bottlenecks on a live system.
– Detail-oriented self-starter and problem solver who can work without supervision.
– Enjoy playing games and XR experiences. You must have a passion for what you make!

Bonuses:
– Experience working with Photon.
– Experience building a matchmaker and ranking system.
– Experience building an analytics tracking system.

Reports to Director of Games/XR

Location: Remote / Work from home

Email:
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Link:
http://www.mindtrustlabs.com