Lead Engineer - Online Games

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Job Title Lead Engineer - Online Games
Job Category Lead Programmer,Network / Online / Server
Job Description We are looking for an experienced engineer to join our Clients 'Live Services' team as Lead Engineer. The core purpose of the Live Services team is to ensure that all functionality within online games are working properly This position is mainly an operational role — part system administrator, part software engineer. You will be working with a large number of systems and collaborating with different operations teams within this large group of companies.

Responsibilities:
  • ·Technical leadership for other engineers in the team
  • ·Work with other teams and safely bring their products from something that only works on the developers’ own machines to something that works in a production environment
  • ·Maintain, update and perform minor improvements on products that are already live
  • ·Create internal tools that improve your efficiency

Qualifications:
  • ·Service mindedness — this is about running an AAA service for our products
  • ·Solid knowledge of C++ (3+ years of work experience or the equivalent)
  • ·Knowledge of Python, Ruby, Perl and similar languages
  • ·Strong language skills — excellent spoken and written English
  • ·Comfortable collaborating with people both face-to-face and remotely
  • ·Practical software engineering experience, preferably having experienced at least one product launch

Nice to Have:
  • ·Experience running online services
  • ·Familiarity with databases, both SQL and NoSQL
  • ·Familiarity with networking on both a high and a low level
  • ·Comfortable working with both Windows and Unix systems

Please contact David Delve on 0208 944 7777 or david.delve@interactiveselection.com if you are interested in this position. Please forward your CV in a Word format. View Many More Interactive Selection Jobs
Salary Competitive
Location Sweden
Job Category Programming
Date posted 13/08/2014
Recruiter This job is advertised on behalf of Interactive Selection using their internal reference 1036.
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