Senior Developer Java Backend

Job Type:
Permanent, Contract
Areas of Expertise:
Programming and Development
Mainland Europe
Bytro Labs GmbH
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Game development is our passion!

Game development: one of the highest forms of art of our time! Cineastic audiovisual creativity is combined harmonically with interactivity and story-telling. This is why it is our passion!

As part of the Swedish Stillfront group, we develop in Downtown Hamburg games, that are being played by over 6 million players in 150 countries and 13 languages all over the world! Our goal for 2018 is to expand our current team of 35, to keep offering our players more: more challenging and more exciting online based games! We have lots of plans – therefore we need you!

Each one of our employees brings his/her ideas into the game development and finds his/her input in game design. Our ideas are implemented very fast- with agile project management we work efficiently and manage a wide range of tasks. The results of our work? Our happy employees and our excellent products!

To enhance our great team we are looking for you!

Our management team is also passionate about developing, which means that development issues are always one of our top priorities.

As a Senior Software Developer (m/f) you are part of an interdisciplinary team and are responsible for the new and further development of our online games. You can expect a professional and international working environment with plenty of scope and different technologies – in the backend, we are developing with Java and in the frontend with HTML5 / JavaScript.

Your tasks

You will mainly work on the Backend of our existing and upcoming games.

Design, develop, test, deploy, maintain and improve our software with high quality, maintainable code.

Work closely with game design to implement new features and be interested in learning the involved full-stack technologies.

Communicate with colleagues and other teams to ensure a smooth daily workflow.

Manage individual project priorities, deadlines and deliverables.

Your qualifications

  • You have a proven track of several years of professional work experience in Java

  • You hold a diploma in Computer Science, a similar technical field of study or equivalent practical experience.

  • You possess ability to operate independently, good analytical skills and the motivation to constantly improve and learn

  • You are interested in learning outside of the box and also take over full stack development tasks

  • You show familiarity with agile software development and scrum-based working environments

  • You are enthusiastic about games and enjoy working in an interdisciplinary team

  • You are fluent in technical and business English

We offer

  • Exchange of knowledge and close cooperation with competent colleagues in a highly motivated international team

  • Short decision-making processes and a professional work environment

  • Attractive location in Downtown Hamburg

  • Flexible and family-friendly working hours with a great Work-Life-Integration

  • Cocktail-Friday and many more team activities

  • You take responsibility in a fast-growing company

Want to be on board?

Then send your application for the Senior Software Developer (m/f) position, including your certificates and references, mentioning your salary expectations and the earliest possible starting date, to You can find further information for your application on our website:

Contact Details:
Bytro Labs GmbH
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Contact: Hiring Manager

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