Senior/Expert Software Engineer (Python, Backend)

Sydney, Australia
Software Engineering

Job Overview

Wargaming Sydney is looking for an Expert Software Engineer to join our studio. We are looking for someone with experience and passion, who is willing and able to dive into all aspects of game technology and development.

What will you do?

You will bring key experience and skills coding in Python for Backend services. On top of that Docker and Kubernets knowledge and working with cloud system (e.g. AWS) would be a significant plus. 

The ability to work in a cross functional team within a fast-moving environment with changing requirements is a must.  In this role you will have the opportunity to work with a passionate team of developers to help shape the vision of our next generation of game services to deliver awesome player experience.

What are we looking for?

  • You have team leadership experience in an Agile environment.
  • You have proven C++ , Python and other language skills. You have a background that can show a track record of writing high performing, stable and easy to maintain code
  • Experience and passion for server-side architectures and back-end stack development
  • Problem-solving skills. You face problems head-on and find ways to overcome them, ideally before they even become real problems
  • Collaboration. You know that development is a team effort that goes beyond lines of code, and you are a driving force in ensuring the team operates efficiently, be that by improving processes or clearing blockers
  • Pro-activity and communication skills. You don't hesitate to speak up and let people know what you are thinking, but you know how to take a back seat and let others talk.
  • Curiosity in the world around you. You value continuously developing your skills and knowledge, and inspire others around you to do the same

What additional skills will help you stand out?

  • Knowledge and experience developing network applications and micro-services
  • Experience in the game development industry, and related technology (e.g. Unreal, Unity)
  • Experience with CI/CD (e.g. Jenkins)

About Wargaming:

Wargaming is an award-winning online game developer and publisher headquartered in Nicosia, Cyprus. Operating since 1998, Wargaming has grown to become one of the leaders in the gaming industry with 5,500 employees and 18 offices spread worldwide. Over 200 million players enjoy Wargaming's titles across all major gaming platforms. Our flagship products include the free-to-play hits World of Tanks and World of Warships, as well as World of Tanks Blitz — the critically acclaimed mobile tank shooter with cross-platform support.

A career in our company is always an interesting challenge, as well as the experience that you gain working together with world-class experts.

Are you up to the challenge?!

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