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\nKwalee is an expanding, independent mobile games developer and publisher based in the beautiful town of Leamington Spa, England, within the area known as Silicon Spa where over 3,000 game developers work.\n\nKwalee is one of the world's fastest growing studios and has rapidly become the largest hyper-casual publisher in the UK. Thanks to hit games including Draw it, Looper, Jetpack Jump, Shootout 3D, Go Fish!, Plank! and Rocket Sky, Kwalee has hundreds of millions of players across the globe, placing us within the top 5 mobile developers worldwide.\n\nThe company was founded in 2011 by David Darling CBE - awarded by the Queen, co-founder of Codemasters and comprises of a highly skilled and creative team that has doubled its size in the last year. The team includes many industry veterans and the original creator of the Micro Machines video games (yes, you read well, we have celebrities here!).\n\nAs Full Stack Engineer you will write code that will run on 100s of servers thousands of times a second helping our games run smoothly, you will have to work out how to deal with massive amounts of data efficiently, train machines to crunch data and generally play around with the latest and greatest in tech.\n\nYou love to write efficient code and tackle hard puzzles, you like working with a committed team. \n\nYou can work REMOTELY so feel free to apply even if you're not ready to relocate!\n\nWhat you tell your friends you do\n\n“I’m the hero of the day, when actually I only needed to fix one line of code”\n\n What you will really be doing\n\n\n* \n\nContributing to the design and architecture of our servers using Python with Flask deployed on AWS EC2 Servers.\n\n\n* \n\nImplementing server features to robustly support millions of mobile game players.\n\n\n* \n\nYou’ll be working with a worldwide multi cluster Couchbase and Elasticsearch database.\n\n\n* \n\nInterfacing with other teams on any server-related issues affecting them.\n\n\n\n\n\nHow you will be doing this\n\n\n* \n\nYou’ll be part of an agile, multidisciplinary and creative team and work closely with them to coordinate efforts and get the best results.\n\n\n* \n\nYou’ll think creatively and will be motivated by challenges and constantly striving for the best.\n\n\n* \n\nYou’ll work with cutting edge technology, if you need software or hardware to get the job done efficiently, you can get it\n\n\n\n\n\nTeam\n\nOur talented team is our signature. We have a highly creative atmosphere with around 70 staff where you’ll have the opportunity to contribute daily to important technical decisions. You’ll work within an extremely experienced and passionate team, including David Darling and the creator of the Micro Machines video games. \n\nSkills and requirements\n\n\n* \n\nAt least several years of proven track record of writing high quality database and program code for servers with Python. We have 3 positions available so can consider more junior and senior levels of experience too.\n\n\n* \n\nThe ability to write quick scripts to accelerate manual tasks. \n\n\n* \n\nKnowledge of NoSQL databases (Couchbase, MongoDB, Cassandra, Memcache,etc.) could be useful but it’s not mandatory.\n\n\n* \n\nKnowledge of Unix, Linux or equivalent development environments\n\n\n* \n\nSome experience in game development would be a plus, although it’s not necessary.\n\n\n* \n\nAn avid interest in either console, PC or mobile games.\n\n\n\n\n\nWe offer\n\n\n* Remote work\n\n* \n\nWe want everyone involved in our games to share our success, that’s why we have a generous team profit sharing scheme from day 1 of employment\n\n\n* \n\nIn addition to a competitive salary we also contribute to your pension, offer private medical cover and life assurance\n\n\n* \n\nCreative Wednesdays! (Complete freedom to design and make your own games every Wednesday)\n\n\n* \n\nAccess to the on site gym - no more skiving!\n\n\n* \n\n25 days of paid holidays plus bank holidays\n\n\n* Flexible working hours\n\n* \n\nFree snacks, fruit and drinks\n\n\n* \n\nMonthly employee awards\n\n\n* Latest equipment available - we even have a robot!\n\n* \n\nQuarterly team building days - work hard, play hard!\n\n\n\n\n\nOur philosophy\n\nWe firmly believe in creativity and innovation and that a fundamental requirement for a successful and happy company is having the right mix of individuals. With the right people in the right environment anything and everything is possible. \n\n#Salary and compensation\n No salary data published by company so we estimated salary based on previous jobs related to Full Stack, Developer and Engineer, Digital Nomad jobs that are similar:\n\n $60,000 — $112,500/year\n
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