Online Game Developer

Games Jobs - Programming - Madrid

Job Title Online Game Developer
Job Category Network / Online / Server,Core Technology

Are you passionate about video games? Do you want to keep progressing in an exciting, young and dynamic environment? Gameloft Madrid is currently seeking an Online Developer .

Gameloft is an international developer and publisher of video games for mobile phones and consoles. Founded in 1999 and currently a leader in its sector, Gameloft distributes its games in over 75 countries. <a href="">
Job Description & Environment:

As part of the Programming Department, you will work on developing online features for iOS games.

Within this framework, your main tasks will include:
  • Defining and programming/developping the network portion of our games currently in development while working closely with the creation teams.
  • Creating the architecture of the server and overseeing its rollout.
  • Assisting gameplay and other developers in coding the server-side features of games.
  • Suggesting the best techniques to offer players the best network experience (optimizing client/server exchanges and reducing waiting times).
  • Client/server programming.
  • Producing relevant documentation.

Minimum requirements:

  • >3 years of professional experience in developing and launching online multiplayer game projects on mobiles, tablets or console.
  • A Bachelor’s degree with 5 additional years of higher education (Bac +5) with specialization in computer networks and multimedia communications from a computer science institute.
  • Excellent C/C++ programming skills.
  • Experience working with relational databases such as MySQL.
  • Web scripting experience, PHP/Python and Javascript preferred (other languages such as Ruby will be valued as well).
  • Experience in HTTP protocol and REST services.
  • Prior experience working with Facebook or other Social Networks API/SDKs.
  • Motivated and passionate about video games.
  • Independent, dynamic, thorough and enjoy working as part of a team.
  • Thorough and ambitious, with interpersonal and organizational skills that allow you to complete projects within given deadlines.
  • Experience on iOS will be a big plus.
  • Sockets programming skills (UDP/TCP) would be an asset.
  • Fluent in English.

*A technical test will be required as the first step of the selection process.


  • Opportunity to work in a professional environment with people who have a passion for creating video games.
  • Open working climate with young, dynamic teams from around the world.
  • Salary based upon experience and merit.
  • Career Progression and Development Opportunities
  • Permanent contract, full-time job and additional merit pay system.
  • We are offering relocation support for candidates willing to move to Madrid.

Interested applicants should send their CV (and samples)

Reference: “Online Game Developer”
Salary Based on Experience
Location Madrid
Job Category Programming
Date posted 13/06/2014
Recruiter This job is advertised on behalf of Gameloft Madrid using their internal reference Online Game Developer.
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