Back End Tech Lead for MoonActive (Kyiv)

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MoonActive is a Tel Aviv based game development company. We produced different social games for iOS, Android and Facebook. Have more than 1 million users. Our goal is to develop top quality casual games and connect people, friends and players from all over the world. We have very good positions on the market, high quality, they care about user experience, do a lot of analysis, company has good revenue grows. With More than 1M Daily Active Users and over 60 Million downloads, our main game is a Top 10 most grossing game in over 60 countries, kept its place as a top grossing game in every country it was officially launched.
We follow our belief that reaching success comes from setting high standards and striving to be the best at all we do:

  • Stunning art
  • Fun game play
  • Marketing expertise
  • Data science
  • Advanced technology
  • No compromises on quality

 

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Description

On behalf of MoonActive, we are looking for experienced Back End (Node.js) Tech Lead to join Kyiv team on a full-time basis.

Responsibilities

  • You will be working on a new game project, delivering new game features
  • Working as part of a Kiev-based agile cross-functional team that also includes QA engineers and Unity developers
  • Recruit and lead a team of backend developers
  • Set standards for high-quality backend development
  • Build distributed systems and microservices
  • Work with NoSQL Databases
  • Develop real-time mobile game Backend with node.js and Redis
  • Occasional visits to the Tel-Aviv office

Requirements

  • Team leadership experience is a must
  • At least 4 years of professional software development experience
  • At least 2 years of experience with Node.js
  • At least 2 years of team leadership experience and working with cross-functional teams
  • At least 2 years of experience with distributed systems and microservices
  • Experience with NoSQL Databases
  • Experience with Backend development of real-time web services
  • Experience in a high scale system
  • Good spoken and written English is a MUST

What's in it for you

  • A challenging function, with a lot of responsibility in a unique dynamic environment
  • Work with the latest technologies
  • Work with skilled and professional teammates. Collaborating together to create awesome games served to tens of millions of players
  • State of the art, cool, centrally located offices with a warm atmosphere which creates really good working conditions
  • Competitive salary