Flashbulb, the creator of the popular online physics-based construction game Trailmakers, and online brawler Rubber Bandits is seeking a talented Backend / Liveops Engineer to join our passionate team. If you are enthusiastic about pushing the boundaries of gaming technology, optimizing server code, and integrating with major platforms such as Steam, Xbox, and Playstation, we want to hear from you!
Start Date: ASAP (we are flexible for the right candidate)
As a Backend / Liveops Engineer at Flashbulb, you will be an integral part of our team, responsible for the following:
- Developing, improving, and maintaining our backend infrastructure.
- Implementing matchmaking systems to enhance the player experience.
- Optimizing and enhancing server-side code for performance and scalability.
- Integrating with backend and profile systems on platforms like Steam, Xbox, Playstation, and mobile.
- Staying up to date with the latest industry trends and technological advancements.
- Collaborating with teammates to solve technical challenges and contribute to the overall success of the company.
- Writing, reviewing, and taking ownership of technical documentation.
To thrive in this role, you should ideally have the following qualifications:
- Experience in building scalable multiplayer backend solutions.
- Familiarity with console development and integration.
- Previous game programming experience.
Nice to have:
- Proficiency in Unity and network layer development.
- Knowledge of Perforce for version control and Jenkins for build server.
- A passion for gaming and a desire to make a meaningful impact in the industry.
Flashbulb is committed to providing a positive work environment and a competitive benefits package, including:
- Competitive salary based on qualifications and experience.
- Pension Plan.
- Health insurance coverage.
- Catered lunches to keep you fueled and focused.
- The opportunity to collaborate with fantastic colleagues.
- The chance to make a lasting impact in the world of gaming.
Flashbulb was founded in 2016 with a vision to create Trailmakers, an online physics-based construction game that has garnered a dedicated player base on Steam, Xbox, and Playstation. We continue to support Trailmakers with updates and engage with our active Discord community.
In addition to supporting Trailmakers, we have created the successful Rubber Bandits – an online physics based brawler. On top we are actively working on new projects, and to realize our vision, we need talented individuals to join our team.
At Flashbulb, you’ll work alongside a close-knit team of industry veterans and aspiring talent, all dedicated to delivering exceptional gaming experiences. We prioritize an inclusive work environment where every voice is heard, regardless of title, and we value maintaining a healthy work-life balance.
We believe in diversity and encourage applications from individuals who bring unique perspectives and experiences to our team. Don’t hesitate to apply, even if you don’t meet all the qualifications listed – you might bring something extraordinary that we haven’t seen before.
If you’re passionate about gaming and excited to contribute to a dynamic and growing company, we invite you to apply today!
How to Apply:
Please send your resume and a cover letter outlining your qualifications and interest in the position to email@example.com.
Join Flashbulb, where innovation meets creativity, and let’s shape the future of gaming together!