Server | Backend Engineer

  • Nov 30, 2024
  • Lahore, Pakistan
  • Full-time
  • Engineering
  • min-30985

Mindstorm Studios is on the lookout for a talented Senior Server Engineer. If you're a tech enthusiast with the expertise to manage the backbone of hardcore strategy games boasting millions of users, we want you on our team. Join a group of core game development professionals crafting original titles for the global market, competing with the best. Bring your A-game, contribute your original ideas, and help shape the direction of our games to create unforgettable experiences.


  • Maintain and manage the backend of hardcore strategy games with millions of users.
  • Collaborate with a team of core game development professionals to influence and define game direction.
  • Create, communicate, and implement original ideas to enhance game features and performance.


  • BS/MS degree in Computer Science or related field.
  • 2-6 years of hands-on experience in backend development.
  • Proven experience in developing scalable backend systems for online social games.
  • Expertise in real-time multiplayer backend development, including PVP and PVE tournaments.
  • Strong skills in matchmaking based on user trophies and elo system.
  • Familiarity with social features like clans, chat, and account connectivity (Facebook, Apple IDs).
  • Experience leading the development of high-performance complex software systems.
  • Proficiency in managing deployments in a production environment.
  • Experience with Agile development methods like Scrum.
  • Experience regarding code reviews and implementing design patterns.

Core Technologies: Javascript, Typescript, MySQL, Postgresql, Photon,
Good To Have: AWS, Nakama, Apache, Couchbase, EC2 Cloud Hosting,  Unity, C#.

Extra Flare (Brownie Points):

  • In-depth understanding of the market and target audience for mobile games.
  • Exceptional problem-solving skills.
  • Passion for games, with hands-on experience playing mobile, console, and PC games.
  • Strong math skills, particularly in numerical analysis.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.

If you are a seasoned Server Engineer eager to contribute to the creation of cutting-edge games, bring your passion, expertise, and innovative ideas to Mindstorm Studios. Join us in making gaming experiences that leave a lasting impact on the global stage!