Division: Escalation Studios | Department: Programming | Location: Dallas , TX, US
Escalation is looking for a skilled backend engineer to build, maintain, and monitor online services for our games.
Your responsibilities will include implementation and maintenance of game backends and infrastructure.
You will focus on creating reliable business logic and tests, while keeping high system maintainability and availability. You will also participate in code and architecture reviews with other members of our programming team.
You will be working closely with game teams to help identify areas where the backend can improve player experience.
We are looking for candidates with strong problem-solving skills that can continuously learn and apply software industry best practices.
Since you will be working with data and models, you also need to be able to understand and write SQL. Familiarity and experience with one or more database engines is a plus.
This role requires experience with IP networking and application protocols. Familiarity with UDP/TCP and HTTP is a plus.
Knowledge of data encryption and TLS is also a plus.
Production experience with cloud computing, such as Amazon Web Services, or interest in learning and training in this area is a plus.
Experience with C/C++
Familiarity with SQL
Familiarity with IP networking
Understanding of data encryption and TLS
Familiarity with AWS cloud
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