Senior Backend Developer - Node.js vacancy at Ancient Gaming
40,000 - 80,000 € per Year
Description of the job
As creators of innovative software for the future market of iGaming, Ancient strives to go against
the traditional route of building slot machine software. We operate with the firm belief that we’re
building desirable software for the next big spending generation: younger players who are
seeking iGaming entertainment to enjoy themselves and with friends. With that in mind, we’re
now looking for a senior back-end developers to help us innovate, build and grow Ancient further,
and to always help us stay one step ahead.
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a flat structured team of multicultural professionals currently spread across 4 continents on an anytime : anywhere remote business model. You are guaranteed instant gratification whenever updates are pushed to our universal code-base across multiple brands, we go against trends and create our own industries - innovation is our soul. Sounds interesting? Read on....
What you will do:
Build scalable, highly-available, robust systems and ensure their continuous delivery.
Take full ownership of features and code, from the inception of ideas to deployment,
maintenance and keeping it running.
Be involved in the communities of the businesses by having a ‘Developer’ tag in the
chatboxes, which will get you a lot of attention from the customers, receiving real-time
feedback for the products you build.
Become a member of our back-end engineering culture, learning from other talented
people, and sharing your own knowledge.
Engineer new features at scale in a fresh codebase without legacy code.
Participate in technical discussions as part of the team. You should be ready to
challenge our architecture, propose changes, and ultimately implement them.
Examples of projects you’ll be working on:
https://www.csgoroll.com Community social gaming platform targeted towards CSGO
players, with unique in-house custom built games such as Roulette, Crash, Unboxing,
PVP with the capability to bet and win Skins in real-time
https://www.hypedrop.com Buy and open Mystery Boxes in real-time featuring the
Unboxing game where people can unbox real life products and have them shipped to
https://www.hypeup.com (currently in development) is an item focused iGaming brand
where users may wager their balance or items from their “Inventory” vs other people’s
items from their Inventory such as Watches, Electronics, Sneakers and more, and may
redeem their contents physically upon withdrawal.
These projects use the same codebase and share libraries of components and modules.
Who we’re looking for:
Someone with a strong background in video gaming is preferred, since much of our
target market are gamers, and also gamification concepts are now widely adopted.
An intuitive understanding of how games work and the motivation behind them is helpful.
Someone who’s up to speed with Node/TypeScript, Google Cloud
auth/pubsub/scheduler/tasks/storage, Redis, Postgres, Sequelize, Apollo GraphQL
A full-time worker that can stay on-task in a remote environment.
What's on offer?
- Fully remote flexible working
- Young, flat structured rapidly growing company
- Duplicating multiple brands
- Diverse portfolio: gamified e-commerce, video game arcade, iGaming
- Entirely modern stack, no legacy code
- Annual team get together
- And a great remuneration package!
About the company
Mission : Everything we make at Ancient Gaming is either revolutionary or new and most definitely goes against trends, we don’t like copying the masses and being a small fish in a big pool, we like creating and owning our own pool and having others follow us.
Vision: We’re going against the dinosaurs in the traditional iGaming market where there’s been 0 innovation for 20 years, by coming up with new games and adding things like visual items being won on screen and so much more!
And our Core Values: Top of your game, The extra mile, Cristal Clear, There is no I in TEAM, Respect, Know your customer.
Check out our live websites: CSGORoll.com + HypeDrop.com
Everything we build, we have a passion for gamification - wether it be shopping for your next PC monitor or buying your next video game Skin.
Our codebase is entirely re-useable and we licence it out to brands, and we're looking to take advantage of current market opportunities by expanding our development team, where you have the chance of taking entire ownership over a brand new project - when it comes to re-styling it, adding unique features to it and managing it.
We have a class-A product-development team when it comes to designing the games, and calculating the profitability of the games - there's a lot up our sleeves with what we'd like to introduce to the market.