As a leading blockchain game developer and architect of gaming portal Kongregate.com, we are a community of creators driven to share our passion with the world. Our mobile games--Animation Throwdown, Bit Heroes, and surviv.io-- have been downloaded hundreds of millions of times!
Gamaga has joined forces with Kongregate, and together we’re pouring our community-driven spirit into exploring the future of gaming and are diving headfirst into web3 technology. We’re fearlessly exploring what’s currently possible and what could be the future of the gaming industry. Our Blockchain team is moving a million miles a minute to lead the way into this exciting new world and we want you to join us!
We are looking for a Backend Software Engineer to join our game development team. This is a hybrid-remote role, the team meets and works together in our Santiago, Chile office once a week on Wednesdays and you are welcome to use the office more than that if you like. In this role you'll be part of a global team working on server-side applications for our gaming portal Kongregate.com.
- 4+ years experience programming skills as a backend engineer with Java/PHP.
- Solid knowledge of Git
- Strong knowledge around SQL
- Strong knowledge of Web Technologies
- Basic knowledge of Linux and Unix.
- Read and use other people's code
- Experienced with SmartFoxServer a plus
- Unity knowledge a plus
- Advanced English speaking skill
Good to have:
- Experience in collaborating and communicating asynchronously
- An urge to document all the things so you don't need to learn the same thing twice
- An enthusiastic, go-for-it attitude. When you see something broken, you can't help but fix it
- A strong sense for action and know how to iterate through a problem quickly
- Share our values, and work in accordance with those values
- Hybrid schedule with only one day in office - if you are outside of the local region this can be accommodated.
- Access to our beautiful office in Santiago with a chef that supplies lunch!
- Additional holiday time off.
- Fun events and gatherings!
If you are interested in this position please apply today!