Backend Web Developer

Backend Web Developer

As Backend Web developer you have the skills to design and create backend tech to our games.

Who we are

Sparkling Society is a global player with multiple well known mobile games such as City Island series. Titles independently developed from idea to publication, over 140 million downloads worldwide, and a fast-growing multidisciplinary team of visionary experts.

The foundation on which we start building our games is our culture: motivated, focused and constructive. This creates the right conditions for our agile multidisciplinary teams to truly sparkle. We all have the same goal: to help our players flee from their busy lives for a minute and relax, just by picking up their mobile device.

Who we are looking for

For our Sparkling family we are looking for an independent and experienced Backend Web developer. You have knowledge of backend development best practices. You will participate in designing client/backend solutions. You can develop and build data links for backend integration. 

And you can also develop tools (e.g. Live Ops tool and tools for internal processes). We would like to see your skills and talents converted into realizing high performance results. You will be working in close collaboration with other developers, designer and artists.
For our daily activities we use Scrum, and we work in small development teams. 

Profile

  • You have a broad experience in (web based) software developing.
  • You have database design and implementation skills with SQL
  • You have good knowledge of PHP, JavaScript, HTML, but above all you are a good all-round programmer.
  • You have at least 3 years of experience in a comparable environment.
  • Team player, self-starter, result-oriented and analytical.
  • Fluent in the Dutch language.
  • You are eager to learn.

It is to your advantage if you

  • Have worked on successful mobile games in the past.
  • Have experience with data engineering.
  • You have knowledge and experience with data-verification.
  • Have knowledge of SCRUM.
  • You love to play games as much as developing them.

This is what we offer you

  • Being part of our talented team.
  • Space to be yourself and to show what you can do.
  • A great office in the heart of Delft.
  • Opportunity to work from home.

Do you feel like joining the Sparkling Family?

We really love what we do and are always open to meeting people who are also dedicated, optimistic and have the right skills for the job: people with a spark. Are you the one joining our world of inventing, developing and optimizing great games and becoming part of the Sparkling family?

Then quickly write us a motivation letter and send it together with your CV to jobs@sparklingsociety.net