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Expert / Senior Java Software Developer - New Mobile Game

Development | Hamburg | Full-Time

As a Senior Java Software Developer, you will be the new back-end expert of our agile, cross-functional, and international development team working on a new, unannounced mobile-only simulation game. You will drive the integration and development of our complex back-end systems, such as the integration of a new multiplayer feature.

Your mission:

  • Share your expert Java/Software Development knowledge with our team
  • Build high-performing back-end systems to boost the quality of our new mobile game
  • Demonstrate ownership of the back-end systems by solving complex problems together with our team
  • Develop and optimize the Java/Spring back-end to implement robust, tested game logic
  • Concept APIs, tools, and workflows to streamline the interdisciplinary work
  • Foster a culture of sharing knowledge, best practices and standards

Your skillset:

  • At least 7 years of professional experience in object-oriented programming, preferably using Java with Spring Boot and RESTful Web Services
  • Excellent understanding of software architecture, design, and test-driven development
  • Professional experience using CI/CD, preferably using Jenkins and Docker
  • Profound knowledge of Software Development basics, like SQL and GIT
  • Theoretical understanding of Software Development, ideally based on a University degree in Computer Sciences, Business Information Systems or similar studies
  • Excellent English skills. You are open-minded and confident working in a multicultural environment while you are using your English skills every day
  • Proactive and motivated individual with a willingness to learn
  • Passion for Game Development and willing to learn how to solve non-complex tasks with Unity/C#

Your power-ups:

  • Get competitive compensation as well as a sabbatical, mobile device, contribution to your public transport ticket, and more
  • De-stress your private life with flexible working hours, the in-house gym, services such as a hairdresser, massage, bike inspection, and more
  • Participate in tons of the company's get-togethers ranging from an in-house sofa concert to a virtual wine tasting
  • Make the most of our excellent training and development opportunities
  • Feel comfortable in an atmosphere to empower creative thinking and strong results
  • Work in an agile multicultural team – enabling you and your team to form and actively optimize work processes
  • Our company language is English, and we support all our employees and their partners with optional German lessons
  • Receive exceptional support with your relocation to Hamburg
  • Shape the success story of InnoGames with our international team of driven experts in a stable growing company and award-winning employer

Our story:

InnoGames is Germany's leading developer and publisher of mobile and online games.
The company based in Hamburg is best known for Forge of Empires, Elvenar, and Tribal Wars. InnoGames' complete portfolio encompasses seven live games and several mobile titles in production.

Born as a hobby, InnoGames today has a team of 400 employees from more than 30 nations who share the passion of creating unique games that players across the globe enjoy for years.
To further expand our success and to realize new projects, we are constantly looking for young talents, experienced professionals, and creative thinkers.

Excited to start your journey with InnoGames and join our dynamic team as a Senior Java Software Developer?
We look forward to receiving your application as well as your salary expectations and earliest possible starting date through our online application form. Maximilian Kaeding would be happy to answer any questions you may have.

Apply and #stayhome!
Due to the coronavirus outbreak, we switched our operations company-wide to home office and turned our hiring process into a fully virtual one.
When hiring, we are also open for our new team members starting their work remotely at the time being or adjusting contract start dates accordingly.
Stay home and safe!

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