Senior Software Engineer
we are looking to hire a Senior Software Engineer, specializing in Java development on the backend, for one of our gaming clients. The company is a well-established game studio in Seattle. Active since 2007, they have users across the globe on desktop and mobile. They develop community-based virtual worlds that can be enjoyed by players of all ages from all over the world on any device. They’ve always had a hybrid remote-work environment with a centrally located downtown office space. They work a couple days in the office together and are flexible enough to work with individual needs.
We’re searching for an engineer to help us develop tools that support our software products and platform infrastructure. Your technical solutions and leadership will have a positive direct impact on revenue.
Architect and build innovative solutions to scale our platform to high-volume traffic and multiple customer groups with their own unique requirements.
Help the team balance trade-offs between extensibility, robustness, quality, scope, and development efficiency.
Own and improve the quality and maintainability of your team's technology stack,
Mentor other engineers through code reviews and technical design reviews.
Work on a diverse, cross-functional team that contributes to the support and operations of multiple games.
Responsible for supporting and independently completing project tasks
Committed to team success and positive team dynamics
Able to use disparate pieces of information to drive investigation and problem solving.
Using creativity and teamwork to drive investigation and devise an appropriate fix.
Experienced leading and mentoring others
An Engineer who is excited to push the envelope and grow with our team.
Strong programming skills in Java, Kotlin, or other object-oriented languages, and a solid grasp of computer science fundamentals (data structures, algorithms, databases, etc.)
Willing to take ownership and set direction, especially in gray areas
Other Desired Skills
Experience working with relational databases
Excellent interpersonal skills
6+ years of professional experience as a Software Engineer
Preferred 4 years of Back-end development
An ability to work both independently and collaboratively.
FlowPlay encourages applicants from all backgrounds to apply