PHP Developer (Backend)

Games Jobs - Programming - Germany

Job Title PHP Developer (Backend)
Skills Required Programming
Job Description _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Job Title – PHP Developer (Backend)
Job Location – Germany
Job Type – Permanent
Job Salary – DOE
Job ID - 17743
OPM are looking for motivated and passionate Game Developer to work with a major name in the Games Industry.

In ambitious projects you will build up and maintain high-value game productions as PHP Software Engineer in a multi-disciplinary team. With your experience, preferably from previous game developments, you are able to provide a strong technical background and are motivated to create great games!

Work on the backend of a browser-based high-quality MMO game
Build and extend a game, and shape its future
Create and maintain the games structure, persistency and logic
Develop and improve architectures, pipelines and processes along the way
Implement requirements derived from Game Design Documents
Tackle larger goals or tasks, specify and communicate these tasks
Prioritize, multi-task and perform in a deadline oriented environment

Required Skills & Experience:

Experienced software engineer and provide relevant job experience
Extensive practical knowledge of PHP for 3-5+ years and provide a deep understanding of the language and its specialties
University/Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Computer Game Development, Computer Engineering, Engineering Sciences or related/comparable qualification
Successfully worked on at least one game
Skilled OOP developer with practical system experience
Experience with frameworks such as Zend or Symfony and follow common design patterns in your daily work (e.g. MVC)
Provide practical experience with Databases (e.g. MySQL)
Test your code thoroughly with Unit Tests and Mock Objects (i.e. PHPUnit)
Experience in code versioning (e.g. with SVN, GIT) is proven
Additional experience with other languages (e.g. Java, ActionScript) is a plus
Team player
Passionate about gaming
Fluent in technical and business English

To apply or for further information about the role please contact Daniel on +44 (0) 1206214418 or mail a copy of your CV to
RECOMMEND A FRIEND - Refer a friend to OPM and if we successfully place them in a new permanent role you will receive £300.
Daniel Fox | Senior Technical Consultant
OPM Response LTD | Ground Floor, Anderson House, 228 Old London Road, Marks Tey, Colchester, CO6 1HD
Direct Line: + 44 (0) 1206 214418 | Email: | Skype: | LinkedIn: Click Here| Twitter: Click Here | Games Industry Programmers Click Here

Tel: +44 (0) 1206 214421
Fax: +44 (0) 1206 214429
Salary DOE
Location Germany
Job Category Programming
Date posted 26/02/2014
Recruiter This job is advertised on behalf of OPM using their internal reference 2044.
Login or register to apply Login Register