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Senior Backend Engineer




Vancouver, Canada


Programming and Development




Not Selected

Permanent | Full Time


You possess a strong technical background and have a high degree of appreciation for game design. You're laser focused on the details yet manage to think beyond the current state. You enjoy working in a collaborative fashion with incredibly talented people that can inspire and challenge you.

Sound like a match? Kabam Vancouver is looking for a Senior Backend Engineer  to join us in delivering titles such as and our recently released , 2017 Google Play Awards Winner for "Best Game".

In this role, you can expect to:

  • Ideate, architect, and implement scalable back-end systems for project needs
  • Collaborate with other programmers on integration and support tasks
  • Act upon feedback from stakeholders to refine and hone features
  • Work closely with producers, designers and other programmers in a highly collaborative agile environment
  • Other ad-hoc projects and/or requirements may arise as requested

At Kabam, we’re constantly raising the bar of excellence in free-to-play mobile gaming. We hire for passion and diversity so that together as a team we can triumph in our collective skill.  Our teams are made up of a fusion of personalities and interests bound together by a collaborative nature, fun-loving culture and drive to do what it takes to make great games. And this is where you come in..

Your background includes....

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • 3+ years of experience in similar capacity, preferable in game industry
  • Strong understanding of both relational and non-relational databases
  • Proficiency in Unity3D, C/C++/C#
  • Deep knowledge of back-end server language
  • Up-to-date understanding of the latest mobile gaming trends
  • Familiarity with mobile free-to-play games and mobile best practices
  • Proven track record to working independently and collaboratively in a dynamic team setting
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbally and written

 For those who want to take it up a notch, we’d love to see you having:

  • js and MongoDB experience
  • Passion for games of all sorts is a big plus!

Excited by this opportunity? We invite you to apply and start the conversation with us.  

Together, we can create some of the best games ever made.

Keep Calm and waka waka...