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Senior Software engineer

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    London, England

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    Digital & Technology

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  • Salary:

    Up to £80000.00 per annum

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    Seadna Finnegan

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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Senior Engineer (Backend)

Are you passionate about Esports and gaming culture?

Are you a hands on software engineer who likes to code?

Does the idea of working with a start up excite and energise you?

MacGregor Black are partnering with a Leading Esports Agency and Consultancy on the search for a Senior Engineer (Backend). This is a permanent role based in London.

You will need to be a strong, well rounded, hands-on software engineer who is confident with AWS and passionate about esports / gaming. You will be part of a growing team of passionate people who all share the same goal of creating the best 'behind the scenes' gaming platform possible.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ability to write reliable, manageable, and high-performance code
  • Quickly and effectively deal with any performance issues that come up
  • Proactively manage any bugs that may come with updates minimising down time / performance interruptions
  • To design web applications for querying data and swift data tracking at higher speeds.
  • Perform the testing of software prototypes and transfer to the operational team
  • Performing the analysis of large data stores and derive insights
  • Confidence discussing with Clients and other Stakeholders

What we are looking for:

  • Experience with:
    • AWS platform
    • Modern ReactJS (IE, functional components)
    • Typescript
    • Node(express)/Mongo
    • Unit and user testing
    • Working in or having your own start-up leading an engineering team
    • Personal development projects
  • A strong Github and portfolio of work

On offer is a competitive salary + benefits.

Please contact MacGregor Black today for further information