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Backend Engineer

Full-time, Capital Region
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Are you a self-driven, team worker and results-driven backend aficionado? Dazzle us with your skills in our open role! We are creating next generation mobile MMO games with a unique non-combat angle to the genre. Our goal is to create a friendly community of players from all backgrounds and inspire the creativity in building the universe.

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ElixirMobile Game DevelopmentAWSSQLBackend development

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As a backend engineer at Dazzle Rocks you will get to work with modern technology and enjoy the freedom in decision making, helping us build highly available backend systems. We are looking for someone with a broad technical knowledge and interest in highly scalable distributed systems, cloud operations and mobile games.


    Driving feature implementation from design to deployment and monitoring
    Collaborating and communicating with our game team, designers and engineers to make sure we deliver the best experience for our players
    Be an integral part of the team, building high-availability, scalable game servers and services
    Contributing and sharing knowledge in an inclusive manner

All candidates will have

    Eagerness to solve complex problems
    Great interpersonal communication skills in English
    Be highly motivated and driven to go above and beyond
    Ability to self manage and to work together as a team
    5+ years of agile backend development
    Interest in Elixir/Phoenix/OTP/Erlang
    Knowledge of SQL and NoSQL database engines
    Experience working with AWS
    Continuous integration/deployment
    Bachelor's, Master's, or PhD in computer science, mathematics, physics or a related field

Considerable plus

    Network programming experience
    Distributed systems programming
    Interest in functional programming
    Mobile game (backend) development
    Startup experience
    Web front end experience
    Native mobile (c++/objc/swift/java/kotlin) experience

What we can offer

    Work in fast-growing mobile games company backed by leading games investors
    Work with young and experienced colleagues
    Enjoy quality coffee and weekly gaming events with the team
    Competitive compensation
    International and ambitious work environment
    Cozy office in the Helsinki city center

How to apply

Send your application via Hub in English. Include a brief cover letter and CV. More information from

Perks & Benefits

Flexible work hours and vacation: Morning person or night owl, this job is for you
Free coffee / tea: Get your caffeine fix for free
Located near public transit: Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace
Social gatherings and games: Hangout with your colleagues
Equity package offer: Want to be a partner? Look no further
Skill development program: We want to take you from good to great
Break a leg! Seriously, we got you covered in our company healthcare plan

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