About the Company:  

Chimera Entertainment is a creative and independent development studio for digital entertainment software in the heart of the beautiful city of Munich. In addition to developing our own IPs, we implement work for hire, from conception to completion. Gameplay and creative imagination are always in the foreground, and we promote teamwork and talent. Thanks to more than 15 years of expertise in the field of mobile gaming and cross-platform development, as well as our award-winning portfolio of top titles such as “Angry Birds Epic” and “Angry Birds Evolution”, we are one of Germany’s leading game developers.

As a successful and ambitious company since 2006, Chimera Entertainment is working on state-of-the-art projects with high-profile partners, which offers a dynamic, challenging, and ultimately rewarding experience. Our values and culture are defined by a healthy team spirit, a sustainable work environment, a passion for games, and the collaborative ambition to strive for excellence in an ever-changing industry, where our development studio is constantly striving to reach the next level.


Your role:

As a Backend Developer (f/m/d) at Chimera Entertainment, you will create high-quality, visually appealing games within an experienced, international and flexible team. As a successful and ambitious company with a sustainable and transparent leadership style, all of our employees work with dedication and a team-first attitude. Working on state-of-the-art projects with high-profile partners, will be your opportunity to grow and expand your knowledge within the games industry in a professional and friendly atmosphere.

Requirements:

  • Good knowledge of C# and other OOP languages
  • Good experience with RESTful APIs
  • Good knowledge of relational (MySQL) + non-relational (DynamoDB) databases
  • Basic query optimization
  • Good knowledge of version control (Git, SVN)
  • Willing to continuously learn and practice clean coding
  • Good communication skills (English)
  • Good knowledge of testing frameworks (NSubstitute)
  • 3 years of experience as a backend developer

Nice to have:

  • Have good knowledge about Docker
  • Have good knowledge about Kubernetes
  • Have good knowledge about Agile Practice
  • Experience with caching (Redis/Memcached)
  • Experience with cloud infrastructure (AWS preferred)
  • Experience with high performance and scalable systems with high volume ccu
  • Technical documentation:
    • Technical design documents
    • UML
  • Have experience with real-time communication
  • Integration of games industry ecosystems (like AppStore, PlayStore, Kongregate, Facebook, …)
  • Design Patterns: when and when not to use
  • You love playing games
  • Able to solve complex problems in a distributed environment

For seniors:

  • Team leading and leadership skills
  • You are an example for the team and can support less experienced programmers
  • Interested in knowledge sharing

What's in for You?

  • A highly talented & motivated Team
  • Flat hierarchy in a friendly atmosphere in a flexible working environment
  • A creative, casual, and international workplace right in the heart of Munich
  • Remote work ​possible (We have hubs in Germany, Portugal, Spain, Italy, Poland, Finland, and Romania :) )
  • Being part of a strong family of European game developers
  • Professional health coaching with a Sports Scientist & Medical Training Therapist (OLAO HEALTH) - digital and live
  • A well-stocked library with books, games, and games consoles
  • Free coffee, drinks, and fruits onsite
  • Regular team & company events like a summer party, Oktoberfest, and Movie and Gaming Nights
  • And a lot of fun :-)

 

We are looking forward to hearing from you!