Big Data Developer

Job Type:
Areas of Expertise:
Programming and Development
Gameloft - Montreal
Job Ref:

Are You Looking for a Great Place to Work?

Join the Game!

About Gameloft

Leader in the development and publishing of mobile games, Gameloft® has established itself as one of the top innovators in its field since 2000. Gameloft creates games for all digital platforms and with an audience of 140 million monthly users offers via Gameloft Advertising Solutions a unique level of visibility and involvement to advertisers. Gameloft operates its own established franchises such as Asphalt®, Order & Chaos, Modern Combat and Dungeon Hunter and also partners with major rights holders including Universal, Illumination Entertainment, Disney®, Marvel®, Hasbro®, Fox Digital Entertainment, Mattel® and Ferrari®. Gameloft distributes its games in over 100 countries and employs 6,000 people worldwide. Gameloft is a Vivendi company.

At Gameloft Montreal, you’ll be working with the world’s best game developers. Our studio has developed, and continues to develop, hit titles that include the Dungeon Hunter, Modern Combat and Gangstar series.

We are currently looking for a Big Data developer to join our team and contribute to the stabilisation and growth of a database comprised of many tens of thousands of pieces of data collected on a per-second basis.

Please note that the database is based on proprietary technology capable of handling a massive flow of information in real time. The goal of this technology is to allow for a variety of complex analyses of our players' behaviours.

From the beginning of your adventure with us, you will be tasked with:

Programming in Python and C/C++
Optimising existing code in order to achieve stable performance in terms of computing, storage or query time in keeping with the quantity of Big Data; as well as to limit latency as much as possible
Possibly reviewing the architecture itself and taking part in improving it
Being subject to set constraints and conditions related to internal level-2 technical support
Handling maintenance, updating and support for the company's data warehouse
Developing scalable support and reporting tools for multiplayer and social games
Working with other development and system-administration teams

Experience and Qualifications:

University degree in computer science or computer engineering
Python and C/C++
Good understanding of RDBMS (particularly MySQL)
Knowledge of NoSQL solutions (HBase, MongoDB)
Knowledge of data-storage concepts and the terabyte/petabyte units of measurement
Possessing a willingness to learn
Strong problem-solving and debugging skills
Openness toward open-source technologies
Excellent communication skills and ability to integrate oneself into a team
Motivated, driven, flexible and calm

And above all, motivation and a passion for your work!

Why Join the World of Gameloft?

Because you want to be part of an exceptional experience within a company that is constantly growing!
Because you want to work with talented people who are industry pioneers!
Because you want to join a global company and meet great people around the world from all walks of life.
Or, just because you’re looking for a great place to work!

What We Offer

Benefits befitting a company of our size
Vacation and personal days off
Public transportation allowances (partial reimbursement of OPUS card)
A storage room for 80 bikes
Daily snacks
A game room
A rooftop terrace

Contact Details:
Gameloft - Montreal
Tel: 514-798-1700
Fax: 514-787-0092
Contact: Recruitment Team

You may return to your current search results by clicking here.

Latest Job Listings