Mid/Senior Backend Programmer
Redhill • Helsinki • Full-time • 5+ years
Our Client, Redhill is looking for a Mid-level or Senior Backend Programmer to join the core game development team where this person will play an important role in our small, fast-moving team building scalable, green-field, backend services in support of massively multiplayer game.

  • Design and implement new services from scratch
  • Maintain and improve existing systems that support our games
  • Backend development in collaboration with other teams

  • 5+ years of work experience in a similar role on mobile or PC titles with large userbases
  • Experience maintaining and provisioning cloud services like AWS, Google Cloud or Azure
  • Solid knowledge of Java or any object-oriented language
  • Knowledge and experience of designing microservices at scale

The ideal candidate will also have
  • Experience in Go
  • Experience in running live multiplayer games
  • Experience in different kinds of databases (PostgreSQL, DynamoDB, Redis)
  • Experience in container orchestration (Kubernetes, Docker)
  • Experience in infrastructure as code (Terraform)
  • Experience in setting up and maintaining CI/CD pipelines
  • Experience in monitoring tools and observability (Prometheus, Grafana)


Why should you join Redhill Games?
  • We have a great team of passionate game developers so you will not be alone!
  • We value character – we are all different but have a common purpose. We respect each other's talent and contribution.
  • We are very international – in the team we already have representatives of 15 countries!
  • We speak the same language – Yes, it's English! Among other languages we have Finnish, Swedish, Russian, Czech, French, Portuguese, Vietnamese, Hindi, Arabic, Slovak, Hebrew, Ukrainian, Dutch, Bulgarian and Greek
  • We love, play and develop games – you will always have someone to play with!
  • Our office is conveniently located downtown Helsinki, with tons of options for transportation, shops and restaurants all within reach.
  • If Finland is not your base, we will help you relocate and you will get to love the country of Moomins, Santa and coffee!
  • Last but not least – we offer competitive compensation and good benefits!
    Learn more about the RedHill Games