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JOIN OUR TEAM

Join us and contribute in making the future of racing games.
WE ARE LOOKING FOR TALENTS

JOIN OUR TEAM

Join us and contribute in making the future of racing games.

Online Programmer

TYPE
Full-time
LOCATION
Milan
JOB DESCRIPTION

We are looking for an experienced Online Programmer to join our high-caliber team based in Milan (Italy). This is a great chance to work on an innovative project which aims to deliver a brand new experience to PC / Console platforms. You will work in a cooperative, cross-disciplinary team environment to implement game features and systems with our proprietary and third-party engines.

DAILY RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Extend online systems e.g. login, matchmaking, leaderboards, chat, achievements, etc.;
  • Implement automatic scaling of the systems;
  • Design and write clean, robust, maintainable code respecting the company’s standards;
  • Collaborate with designers and other engineers to implement and fine-tune online game features;
  • Ensure code performance through profiling and optimization.
  • Design and maintain server infrastructure on Google Cloud Platform (GCP);
  • Monitor online services and improve the quality of the online user experience;
  • Follow and enhance existing development process;
  • Feature estimation and reporting to Team Lead;
  • Meeting deadlines.
QUALIFICATIONS
  • At least 1 published title or at least 2 years of proven experience as a programmer on PC and consoles;
  • Good knowledge of C++11 or later and programming methodologies (OOP, Data-driven, Service-oriented, etc.);
  • Knowledge of console online architectures;
  • Knowledge of backend technologies, server applications, databases and infrastructure;
  • Experience with client-server architectures, basic network protocols such as TCP/IP and UDP, concurrency, and latency;
  • Knowledge of programming algorithms and understanding multithreading on CPUs;
  • Strong problem solving, conceptual and analytical skills;
  • Good organizational skills, including the ability to work on multiple tasks and prioritize effectively;
  • Open mind, strong communication skills and ability to work in a team;
  • Proficiency in English;
  • You’re passionate about games and creating games;
  • A keen sense of fun gameplay.
NICE TO HAVE
  • Knowledge of the Unreal Engine;
  • Knowledge of Google Cloud Platform;
  • Familiarity with Helix Core (Perforce).
ADDITIONAL INFORMATIONS
  • A modern and relaxed studio atmosphere;
  • A chance to work in a booming industry within an international team;
  • Coffee, snacks and drinks at the office dispensers, and daily meal vouchers;
  • Healthcare;
  • Yearly Vouchers for goods or services, including discounts on the purchase of video games;
  • 1-to-1 dedicated courses to improve personal skills (e.g. English language, soft skills or specific technical courses according to the needs of the team);
  • Company Events (dinners, cultural and team building trips);
  • Regular check-ups 1-to-1 with your manager and HR to assess performance, progress, difficulties, and periodic climate analyses;
  • Career development: structured salary review process and individual growth path;
  • Smart working policy to promote work-life balance;
  • Free Shares Incentive Plan and production bonus.