Node+Angular Developer

Cloud Gaming Startup
Helsinki, Finland

Description

Our client is an online game streaming platform that enables users to play, watch, and share games.

They are expanding their service, and want to strengthen their in-house R&D team with a solid hands-on Fullstack Developer. This is a once-in-a-lifetime career opportunity to play a key role in shaping an industry-defining service. If you are a self-starter, used to working with multiple backend and infrastructure technologies with good teamwork skills, we would love to hear from you!

Requirements

  • Solid understanding of microservices architecture and distributed systems
  • Experience in brainstorming, designing and implementing scalable services
  • Hands-on experience in working with different kind of databases (e.g. MongoDB, Redis, Cassandra, etc)
  • Extensive knowledge of Javascript, Typescript, Node.js, Java
  • Experience in using Python for scripting and automation
  • Experience in working with scalable distributed real-time data / event streaming services e.g. NSQ, Kafka and/or Kinesis
  • Good understanding of best practices for Unit testing & Integration testing
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to convey your thoughts to not only a variety of engineers (Client, Backend, Graphics, Infrastructure, Cloud Ops, etc) but also high-level and non-technical stakeholders.
 
Nice to have:

  • Knowledge of graph databases (e.g. neo4j, Neptune, etc)
  • Ability to work on the frontend with modern frameworks (eg: Angular and/or React)
  • A passion for gaming and games industry
Benefits: 
  • Flexible hours and opportunity to work remotely
  • Snacks, fruits and refreshments at the office
  • Phone benefit and home internet connection
  • Lunch, sports/culture and transportation benefit
  • Team activities such as weekly breakfasts, theme parties, game/movie nights, monthly team sports, book club etc.
  • Healthcare (including dental) and wide insurance package
  • Up to 5 weeks of paid holiday and ma/paternity leaves
  • Competitive pay and bonus plan
  • Monthly eBook allowance