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Software Engineer, Backend

Peak Games

Do you prefer to pursue your backend engineering career in a high-scale environment?

- Serving daily over 10M users
- 620M requests per day for a single game
- MySQL reaching over 80K QPS

If this size interests you, we’d like to hear from you and have you aboard.

Here’s what you will be doing

    • Crafting and maintaining backend services, you will be responsible for backend (server-side) projects
    • Designing and implementing highly scalable, low latency services, and managing API’s and tools required to support new game and platform functionality and releases
    • Maintaining and enhancing existing code base using best practices in Software Engineering
    • Brainstorming new ideas with your team to continually iterate and improve the user experience of our games
    • Monitoring the system and implementing and checking features, through collaboration with game players
    • Securing and improving game performance, reliability and security

Desired skills and experiences

    • University degree in Computer Science or any equivalent department
    • Good command of various programming languages (such as Java and JavaScript) and experience with best practices and idioms of these languages
    • Experience in Java Spring Boot based software development and backend systems
    • Having experience in casual mobile games is a big advantage
    • Knowledge of relational and non-relational databases
    • Familiarity with Memcache, Redis, Elasticsearch and Docker is a plus
    • Strong engineering skills and programming fundamentals
    • Apart from language and technology, an understanding of software architecture design, OOP and principles of design patterns on various scales
    • Meticulous attention to detail and a passion for developing, releasing, and maintaining high-quality code

Working at Peak

    • Fast-paced environment with a tight-knit and collaborative culture
    • Relevant conferences abroad to stay up to date with the latest industry trends
    • Team events and trips
    • We support your personal and professional development with challenging projects and regular feedback
    • Full health benefits


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Location: On-site – Istanbul
Date found: 2022-11-05

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