Senior Server Engineer

PUBLISHED: March 22, 2017
GRAND CRU, Helsinki, Finland


Grand Cru is an innovation driven mobile games company located in the up-and-coming district of Kallio, on the top floor overlooking the global mobile gaming super hub Helsinki. We are in the process of finalizing Battlejack, the critically acclaimed RPG game and have a second secret title in the making. We’re looking for enthusiastic, focused individuals to join our creative team of ~20 industry professionals.


What you can expect:

– Full responsibility of game backend architecture and implementation, working as a part of a game development team

– Running and maintenance live game servers and services supporting tens of thousands of concurrent users

– Lean, low-hierarchy organization that values proactive individuals working in self-organized teams

– Healthy company culture & one of the nicest offices in Helsinki (including a sauna & rooftop bbq 🙂 )

– Competitive salary and benefits


Main requirements:

– 5+ years of experience in developing and running scalable servers

– Excellent programming skills, with interest in functional programming being a plus

– Good Unix and scripting language skills

– Experience with Amazon or other cloud services

– Experience with SQL & NoSQL databases

– Good understanding of client-server architectures and server authoritative design

– Load testing experience

– Understanding the importance of automated processes and testing

– Understanding of mobile and overall client-server architectures is a plus


If you want to be a part of a team building highly scalable services for new & unique gaming experiences for a global audience, please send us your application today!