Backend Services Engineer (Junior)

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Bethesda Game Studios
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Backend Services Engineer (Junior)

Division: Bethesda Game Studios - Austin | Department: Programming | Location: Austin , TX, US

Bethesda Game Studios  is seeking a qualified Backend Services Engineer (Junior) to join our team. The position involves improving monitoring by instrumenting code, creating dashboard, and generating reports.  A large percentage of the time will be spent troubleshooting emergent issues and working with other team members on solutions.

The successful candidate will have a strong desire to learn about the implementation and continuing support of horizontally scalable online services in an asynchronous environment.  This is an entry level position that can lead to a more senior role architecting and implementing new services and features for the right individual.


·         Create dashboards and reports for monitoring backend services

·         Manage and extend load tests to simulate launch conditions

·         Troubleshoot issues that arise in developer environments and during load testing

·         Enhance and maintain existing backend services

·         Develop tools and quality of life improvements

·         Work closely with other members of the team


Requirements :

·         1+ years of experience in an engineering/programming role using languages such as Go, C++, C#, Java, Python, NodeJS, or Ruby

·         Strong desire to learn how to develop online applications using Go

·         Experience with working in Linux and Windows environments

·         Strong coding, algorithm design, debugging skills

·         Demonstrate a desire to continually learn and hone skills

·         Must be able to self-manage while taking responsibility of tasks and time

·         BS Degree in Computer Science or equivalent work experience


Desired Skills:

·         1+ year(s) of production Golang experience

·         Experience creating dashboards using a tool such as Grafana

·         Experience with log analysis tools such as Splunk, Sumo Logic, Logstash, or EFK

·         Experience working on load testing systems

·         Experience with Amazon Web Services or other cloud solutions

·         Experience with SQL or NoSQL databases and data modeling (MongoDB, Redis, MySQL)

·         Experience with Docker

·         Experience with Messaging Systems (RabbitMQ)

·         Knowledge of browser-based technologies: HTML, CSS, JavaScript/JQuery, AJAX

·         Experience working with source control (git, Perforce)

·         Strong familiarity with Bethesda Game Studios games

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