Back-end Developer

OrangeGames is a young (online) gaming company with a lot of ambition. We operate on the international market and we are expanding rapidly. Currently we operate several successful Casual portals and Apps such as: Spele.nl, Zigiz.com, Funnygames.nl, Gembly.com, Governor of Poker (iOS + Android) and Stratego (iOS + Android).

Company introduction video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p1cXLCSJKCM

All our products are online or have multiplayer capabilities and heavily rely on our back-end infrastructure. We are looking for someone to expand our team with a:

  • Back-end Developer
  • 40 hours/week
  • Amsterdam

Job Description

As a Medior / Senior Back-end Developer you will be a member of one of our product teams and work in sprints (Scrum) for the next deliverable. We work on an open source stack and incorporate a wide variety of cutting edge technologies. Therefore you will work in a variety of languages and environments; PHP, Node.js, Java, MySQL. To handle all of this most of our developers make use of PhpStorm or Intellij IDEA. Daily work will vary from maintenance and solving bugs to adding new functionalities. To ensure high quality of the deliverables our teams uses Continuous Integration with TeamCity.

Who you’ll be working with

  • Product owner
  • Scrum master
  • Agile tester
  • Other developers (front-end, game, back-end)
  • DevOps

Requirements

  • Minimum of a Bachelor/Master Degree in IT or any relevant discipline
  • 2 to 5 years full time experience as Back-end Developer in an online technical environment
  • Proper knowledge of multiple (programming) languages among which are PHP and SQL
  • You have a healthy pragmatic attitude, “being smart, getting things done”
  • You like an informal but professional atmosphere

Nice to have

  • Experience with Symfony2 framework
  • Sound knowledge and experience with: Apache, MySQL, REST, GIT and Linux servers
  • Experience working in an Agile environment
  • Experience with: Node.js, Java, Smartfox, AWS, XML/XSLT, Continuous Delivery, TeamCity, Redis
  • Experience with high-traffic websites and services
  • Agile certifications

Moving to the Netherlands?

You are not the first: OrangeGames employs from all over the world, including France, Poland, and Turkey. This means the working language at OrangeGames is English.

We will help you with

Relocation: you will receive a relocation fee to cover for the costs of moving to Amsterdam

Paperwork: any bureaucracy related to your work permit, and help with registering for a bank account and a social security number

The language: Amsterdam is an international city with a large expat community, and if you speak English you will be to participate in daily life without any problems.

p.s. we also hire Dutch people 😉

What do we offer?

  • The opportunity to work at an innovative, high-paced gaming company, located in Amsterdam
  • The opportunity to lead or work in a highly skilled and motivated team of young IT professionals
  • An informal yet professional working environment
  • An excellent salary package, with profit sharing
  • Laptop / desktop with OS and IDE of choice
  • Pension plan
  • Training budget
  • Excellent secondary benefits

Apply by sending an email to: jobs@orangegames.com

Apply by sending an email to: jobs@orangegames.com