Server Programmer

Games Jobs - Programming - Leamington Spa

Job Title Server Programmer
Job Category Programming
Job Description With the initial development phase of Plunder Pirates complete and the game launched in Canada, Midoki Ltd are looking to add some new blood to the team. And having just signed a deal with the world renowned publisher Rovio Stars, there's no better time to seriously consider joining us.

Applicants will need to demonstrate a passion and flare for their chosen role, be interested in and excited about cutting edge mobile game development.

We're seeking an experienced server programmer to aid in the continued online development of Plunder Pirates. The successful candidate will need at least 5 years server programming experience, with demonstrable skill in the key areas of online multi-player, matchmaking and implementing community features.

Mastery of fundamental networking behaviours including synchronization, determinism, replication, prediction, latency and bandwith are also essential.

If this sounds like something you'd be interested in please get in touch at quoting the reference number.

Key skills:
JavaExperience with open source technologies such as MySQL, Redis, RabbitMQ
Concurrent programming experience in a server environment
Experience with developing large scale server software on AWS and/or dedicated servers (preferably a game back-end)
Good knowledge of client/server networkingDegree educated, 2.1 or above
Excellent communication skills

Desirable skills:
Linux experience
C/C++ and/or Objective-C
Experience of Agile development practices

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Salary DOE
Location Leamington Spa
Job Category Programming
Date posted 16/06/2014
Recruiter This job is advertised on behalf of Midoki using their internal reference MIDJOB_002.
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