Senior Server Engineer
Visual Concepts is one of the world’s top game development studios with a flat, entrepreneurial, and non-corporate work environment. We have a proven track record having shipped over 100 multi-SKU titles to great critical acclaim.
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Our studios in Novato, CA; Agoura Hills, CA; Orange County, CA; Budapest, Hungary; Shanghai, China; and Seoul, South Korea, are committed to gaming and technical innovation and offer top candidates the opportunity to learn and grow with some of the smartest and most creative minds in the industry.
We are seeking a Senior Software Engineer focused on server-side development.
- 5+ years of experience writing server backend code
- Fluent in C++ and understanding of object-oriented programming
- Fluent in Python, PHP, Perl, or Ruby, with an emphasis on Python
- Understanding of distributed and scalable systems
- Experience with multithreaded programming
- BSCS or equivalent experience
- Experience writing code for security and virtual currency transactions a plus
- Experience optimizing database connections and queries a plus
- Experience with online gaming architecture a plus
- SQL database experience a plus - MySQL, Microsoft SQL Server, or other
- PS4 or XBO development experience a plus