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»C++ Backend Server Engineer

  Austin, TX

Posted: September 12, 2018

We are looking for a C++ Engineer to work on the design, implementation and support of micro-services and backing services in a cloud environment. Services must be highly scalable and highly available. Services will interact with game clients, game servers, databases and the company’s web platform.

Position:

  • Design and implement high performance and scalable back-end services that support or control game features.
  • Work closely with Dev Operations and the Quality Assurance teams to provide documentation, and support for services in testing and production environments.
  • Diagnose and fix complex problems between multiple services.
  • and such other duties and responsibilities assigned by Cloud Imperium Games reasonably consistent with employee’s skills and experience.

Requirements:

  • A minimum of 5 years of programming experience using C/C++
  • Experience with C++ 11 constructs.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Experience in Windows and Linux.
  • Familiar with service oriented architectures and microservices.
  • Understanding and use of software design patterns.
  • Understanding of asynchronous communication.
  • Experience with multi-threaded programming and distributed systems.
  • Working knowledge of web tech (Http, Php, .Net, javascript).
  • Familiar with SQL and/or NOSQL databases.
  • International travel may be required as a part of this role

Pluses:

  • Passion for space simulations/games and science fiction.
  • Experience with Data Visualization.
  • Experience developing or working with gameplay features.
  • Experience working with and integrating scripting languages into C++ applications.
  • Computer Science or related degree.
  • MMO experience.
  • Cloud Service programming experience.

No Recruiters or Agencies Please

Please Note: Individuals submitting resumes or otherwise responding to employment opportunities are NOT considered applicants until they apply for a particular position and have been invited to complete the company’s employment application.

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