Lead Backend Engineer

Pune /
DreamGameStudios – Engineering /
About Dream Game Studios:
Dream Game Studios is a game developer and publisher building console-quality realistic mobile games of international standards from India. The company is a division of Dream Sports, which has been featured as a  ‘Great Places to Work’ by the Great Place to Work’ Institute for four consecutive years, with brands such as Dream11, FanCode, DreamX, DreamSetGo, DreamPay, and Dream Capital in its portfolio.

Founded by India's gaming industry veterans credited with multiple international award-winning games, Dream Game Studios' mission is to reach the hearts of the players through deeply engaging, visually stunning, and technically outstanding games.

Working at Dream Game Studios means an opportunity to work on some of the biggest mobile games to come out of India, alongside some of the brightest, most driven, and most gifted minds in the industry.

Website: www.dreamgamestudios.in

Your Role:

    • Developing distributed, resilient and high-performing back-end services
    • Developing and leading a team for game matchmaking & multiplayer services
    • Collaborating with the gameplay engineering team
    • Leading the team to understand and solve complex architectural issues
    • Helping grow and mentor a team of backend engineers of varying skill levels

Must Have:

    • Experience writing code in a high-level programming language like: Java, Go-lang
    • Experience with AWS, GCP, Azure services
    • Expert-level knowledge of server architecture with high load and multiple concurrent users
    • 6+ years experience in building backend systems

Good to Have:

    • Prior experience in Gaming Industry
    • Working knowledge on Unity/Unreal game engines
    • Passion for making and playing games
    • Experience in Infrastructure, DevOps, Integration/System Engineering roles

Dream Sports is India’s leading sports technology company with brands such as Dream11, the world’s largest fantasy sports platform, FanCode, a premier digital sports platform that personalizes content and commerce for all sports fans, DreamX, a sports accelerator, DreamSetGo, a sports experiences platform, and DreamPay, a payment solutions provider. It has founded the Dream Sports Foundation to help and champion sportspeople and is an active member of the Federation of Indian Fantasy Sports, the nodal body for the Fantasy Sports industry in India.

Founded in 2008 by Harsh Jain and Bhavit Sheth, Dream Sports is always working on its mission to ‘Make Sports Better’ and is located in Mumbai. Dream Sports has been featured as a  ‘Great Places to Work’ by the Great Place to Work’ Institute for four consecutive years. It is also the only sports tech company among India’s best companies to work for in 2021.