Wooga GmbH: Interested in working in Berlin, Europe’s hottest Tech city? Join wooga as Software Engineer

Posted by | November 16, 2011 | Web Pro Job Tips


Location: Berlin. Germany

URL: www.wooga.com/jobs

Wooga is
a European startup based in Berlin, operating in the social game business.
Founded in 2009 it’s already the third largest social game developer by size on
Facebook – Every day over 7 millions players play one of our games.
Primary Responsibilities
We have
very interesting technical challenges to solve, some numbers from our live
systems are 5 millions SQL + NoSQL queries per minute, 7.000 http requests per
second and a read/write balance close to 50/50.
Our environment is informal and flexible, each game is made in a small
multidisciplinary team with typically 2 to 3 backend developers. We have a
strict no nonsense policy, we believe in good test coverage and we have the
freedom to decide how to develop, host, deploy and operate our systems.
Currently we are using Ruby, Erlang, Redis and AWS for our backend projects. We
are constantly looking for new tools and exploring new technologies.
We are frequent speakers at conferences, you can find slides from our talks on Slideshare.
  • Good
    understanding of systems engineering,  scalability, and algorithms.
  • Database
    knowledge, preferably with relational and non-relational databases.
  • Experience
    implementing APIs, preferably REST a plus.
  • Knowledge
    of server management (deployment, monitoring, optimizing, etc.)  a plus.
  • Experience
    implementing browser based multiplayer games a plus.
  • Computer
    Science degree or equivalent experience.
  • We are
    looking for someone with a strong engineering background who enjoys building
    high quality products used by millions. 
  • You ideally have a good product sense, an understanding of the web ecosystem,
    strong personal initiative and the ability to prioritize,  you can
    multi-task and work under fast deadlines.
  • Being
    able to bring in own ideas in projects.
  • Work at
    a fast growing company that operates in a very dynamic environment.
  • Almost
    no hierarchies and quick decision making processes.
  • Fast-paced,
    international and dynamic environment.
  • Located
    in Berlin – Europe’s most exciting city with low cost of living and high
    quality of life.

To apply: Please send your application to carolin@wooga.com. We are looking forward to receiving your documents.

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