Junior Game Services Engineer

  • Full-time
  • Brighton - Server Side Engineering

Mediatonic is one of the UK's largest independent game developers with around 200 people across 6 locations worldwide.

With incredibly diverse games, from top-grossing mobile titles, to hardcore PC simulators, from major IPs to completely original titles.

Above all, we take pride in crafting games that challenge and inspire us and we invest in technology that will keep us at the forefront of the industry. We hire experts to take on the biggest creative and technical challenges we can get our hands on and we invest in our people for the long term.

In the coming years, we have plans to grow across all our studios/locations, in order to achieve this we are looking to hire a Game Server engineer to join our London studio.

  • Requirements

    We’re looking for a junior software engineer with a keen interest in gaming to join us in Brighton!

    As part of a team distributed across our London, Brighton and Madrid offices you’ll work closely with senior engineers to build game features for hundreds of thousands of daily users which are tested, reliable and scalable.

    You are...

    • An excellent team player
    • A positive and happy voice in a team

    You are able to demonstrate...

    • An ability to build web services
    • Links to personal projects which show us what you’re capable of!
    • If you have recently graduated, we’d love to see or read about your final year project
    • Things you’ve been reading about recently

    You have a keen interest in...

    • Becoming a best-in-class Games Services Engineer
    • Working on world-class games across multiple platforms
    • Collaborating with teams across the country (and perhaps the world)
    • Object-oriented programming
    • Automated testing
    • Cloud computing
    • Building scalable web systems

    Bonus points for experience with...

    • C# and Dotnet Core
    • Linux (we deploy Linux containers)
    • Kubernetes, Docker
    • Event-based systems
  • What we're looking for

    Want to Work for Mediatonic?

    Are you interested in creating moments that matter, for millions of players, in games that run for years?

    Does the idea of working together with a friendly team of Tonics towards the common goal of making great games appeal to you?

    Did we mention our out of control but totally cool sticker obsession?

    How to apply & really impress us.

    As a people first studio, our biggest priority is to hire the right person. A cover letter that tells us a bit about you and what you’re passionate about really helps to get our attention and distinguish your application from the crowd. Successful applications will usually have a phone chat before being invited to an interview at Mediatonic. If you are applying for a creative role, remember a portfolio is essential. For all applications we suggest you read the job description carefully and let us know why you believe you’re the right person to take on this job.

    We receive heaploads of applications, and while we do our best to respond, we can't always guarantee this.


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