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Get a job: Rec Room dev Against Gravity is looking for a Server Engineer

The team is looking for someone to be responsible for the design and development of the cloud services powering its VR game, Rec Room.

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Server EngineerAgainst Gravity

Location: Seattle, Washington

We need a full-time Server Engineer. You will be working in our Seattle, WA office.

You’ll be primarily responsible for the design and development of the cloud services powering our game. We are a small, agile team so you’ll be expected to work on a broad variety of features and systems. We will also expect you to contribute creatively by being involved in the design process, and proactively prototyping new ideas and solutions.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or equivalent experience
  • 2+ years writing and maintaining code for an online game or service
  • Knowledge of synchronization techniques in stateless distributed systems, and experience building RESTful API backend services
  • Experience using various cloud storage systems (SQL, NoSQL, Blob storage, etc.) and an understanding of the tradeoffs between them
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Comfortable working in fast-moving, ambiguous development environments
  • A constant desire to learn, improve, and help others improve

BONUS POINTS

  • Experience with Game Development
  • Experience with Entity Framework, ASP.NET, and WCF
  • Experience with Microsoft Azure cloud services
  • Experience working on backend services for social networks

We know server experience can be difficult to acquire in the early years of your career. Still, if you're a quick learner and passionate about online services, feel free to apply even if you don't match the requirements perfectly.  

Interested? Apply now.

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