Backend developer

We are looking for a mid to senior Backend Developer to join the Engines of Fury project. You would be working together with a team of artists, game designers, Unity developers, sound engineers and other people towards building the ultimate combat & survival experience in a post-apocalyptic universe. As a Backend Developer you would be in charge of creating and maintaining a microservice-based system that is going to provide game logic to players worldwide.


  • NestJS
  • MongoDB + Mongoose
  • Kafka
  • Kubernetes + Docker
  • Solidity


Depending on your experience, qualifications and interests the exact responsibilities might vary from low-level programming tasks all the way to analysing and documenting high-level business requirements and work planning.

  • Design, implement and test technical solutions that address business requirements.
  • Investigate and fix software issues.
  • Configure and maintain infrastructure - code repositories, CI/CD pipelines, project runtime resources, database clusters.
  • Analyse unstructured business requirements and prepare structured technical requirements and development tasks.
  • Prepare, document and communicate high-level system and software architecture.


  • Ability to work collaboratively within a team.
  • Decent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Attention to detail, strong analytical thinking skills.
  • Independence and ability to make decisions and take ownership.
  • Working knowledge of NodeJS, JavaScript, TypeScript and at least one backend framework (any language).
  • Working knowledge of databases, preferrably document-oriented ones, e.g. MongoDB.
  • Working knowledge of unit and integration testing.
  • Understanding of basic clean code principles.
  • Working knowledge of basic web application engineering concepts - HTTP, REST, message queues, SSL, horizontal scalability, load balancing, authentication, etc.
  • Working knowledge of standard development tools and practices - source control, work management patterns and software, documentation software, code quality software, code reviews.
  • Basic understanding of distributed systems and containerization (Docker).


  • Expert knowledge of any of the above skills - the more the better.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Working knowledge of Kubernetes.
  • Working knowledge of Blockchain technologies.
  • Proficiency in software engineering and distributed systems architecture (microservices).
  • Intermediate business analysis skills.


  • Team token bonus package.
  • Additional milestone-based bonuses.
  • Unique chance to work on a high-value PC Game Project with experienced, well known industry peers.
  • Competitive salary starting from 2000 EUR NET (based on skills and experience).

If you are passionate about game development and want to be part of a dynamic and creative team, we encourage you to apply for this position. Please submit your LinkedIn profile and portfolio showcasing your previous work in game development if you have any.