Senior Server Engineer - Games
KIXEYE - San Francisco, CA

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Can you juggle chainsaws and wrestle alligators? Do you laugh in the face of danger and specialize in sweeping the leg? Are you interested in making amazing mobile and browser-based games? We've been watching you and we think you're ready.
KIXEYE is currently seeking server engineers with a passion for gaming and aptitude for excellence.

What you get to do every day:
  • Collaborate with team members to produce and manage scalable architecture.
  • Create plans and tools to deploy game servers- from staging, to initial launch, through scaling and post-launch.
  • Solve real-time storage problems at a large scale.
  • Work with awesome people just as passionate as you on projects they love.
What you bring to the role:
  • Hands-on experience with server side development using one or more of the following languages: Java, C++, PHP, or similar.
  • B.S. in Computer Science and hands-on experience doing software development in a commercial software development environment.
  • Experience with LAMP web development in a high volume environment.
  • Development experience using one of the following: MongoDB, MySQL, Redis, or similar.
  • Ability to collaborate within a small team that utilizes source control, centralized bug tracking systems, and IDE’s ie: SVN, Perforce, CVS, Redmine, Bugzilla.
  • An ability to interact and communicate effectively with others in your team.
  • Able to meet deliverables and drive your work to completion within specified timelines.
  • Great communication skills both written and verbal.
  • Experience with Hibernate is a plus!
  • Knowledge and passion for interactive entertainment and games is preferred.

About this company
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Founded in 2007, KIXEYE is an online gaming company that plays to win. Responsible for popular titles like Backyard Monsters, Battle Pirates...