Online Games Programmer - Malta, Startup environment

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Job Reference: BBBH1979
Job Type: Permanent
Sector: Games Programming
Location: Malta
Salary: 40000.00 - 50000.00 per annum

A young but established games studio located on the sunny Maltese Islands is focusing on designing, developing and marketing digital online games with a focus on mid core players from all over the world. In a relaxed yet productive environment the team draws on knowledge from more than 60 published titles across many platforms.

Your Mission

As a software developer you will be part of our interdisciplinary team, developing and adding to our new lineup of online games. Workwise you can expect a professional environment utilizing a blend of proven and new technologies – for our games we’re developing the backend with Java/MySQL and a frontend based on HTML5/CSS/JavaScript.
One of your main tasks will be to properly plan and develop the games features in collaboration with the rest of the team, creatively influencing the actual product design.

Besides that, you will also focus on:
• Creating & maintaining the detailed technical documentation and planning of new features
• Developing the backend for our new game features and properly integrating them with the frontend development
• Collaborating closely with all departments and key members, to create and deliver an exceptional and involving online game play experience

Your Profile
• Strong passion for online games
• Great development skills in server-side Java, PHP and MySQL
• Ability to articulate and document technical designs clearly and analytically
• Ability to produce concise, performant, well documented and easily extendable code (please provide samples)
• College degree and/or equivalent game industry experience

Desired Skills
• Familiarity with agile software development and scrum-based working environments
• Developed and launched one or more online games
• Proven track record with browser game development

If you want to join this international client, drive your projects successfully and enjoy the great Mediterranean style work life balance, please send your application to David Smith of Interactive Selection.

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