Senior Backend API Developer Work for one of the top Indie Gaming companies in Denmark!

Full Time
Posted one year ago


  • You will have a leading role in establishing a new API development team in the Copenhagen office.
  • The team will be working on the companies most vital API handling authentication/authorisation and the business logic for all users, studios & games.
  • As an experienced developer you will be a key contributor involved in planning and developing new product offerings.
  • Making sure we build the right thing at the right time.
  • Ownership of our user-api (currently based on Python) - planning additional features, refactoring, tests and (potentially) splitting into smaller services.
  • Keeping code quality high using code reviews (pull requests) and documented coding standards. Train, coach and hire team members.


Required Qualifications 

  • Excellent understanding of Python OR an excellent understanding of other relevant language and some Python experience.

  • Excellent understanding of API development; knowledge of pros/cons and industry standards.

  • 3+ years of experience building larger API solutions or/and advanced cron jobs.

  • Experience with developing an authentication scheme.

  • Experience with SQL and RDBMS concepts using these on larger projects.

  • Able to structure/code a project in order to make it readable & maintainable for other developers.

  • Experience coding unit tests.

  • Experience with team collaboration.

  • English language fluency

  • Experience with AWS management of servers/resources and deployment.

  • A Computer Science Master’s degree.

  • Comfortable using the terminal on Linux systems (like Ubuntu).

  • Experience with working on large distributed data sets.

  • In-depth experience with other programming languages than Python.

  • Experience with Oauth2 and other authentication flows.

  • Experience with common data science toolkits, such as R, Weka, NumPy, MatLab.

  • An interest in games and the industry.


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