Game Engine Developer

  • Basis:  Full-Time
  • Closing Date:  29 Feb, 2020
  • Job Ref:  KMP-52076

Job Description

We are looking for an analytical and driven person to join us as an Engine (mid- to the senior level depending on the profile), being responsible to develop high-end engines for both internal and external studios.

About Relax:
Relax Gaming is the most innovative iGaming provider on this side of the galaxy. Founded in 2010 in the pub in Malta, we have rapidly grown since then and now we have more than 170 Relaxers working in our offices all over Europe. Our main focus is on three products. We started off with Poker, soon Bingo and finally, a market-leading B2B content distribution platform for our Casino studio partners and our own self-made Casino slot games followed.

Job Summary:
You will be responsible for ensuring the engine driving our next generation of casino games is purring along nicely. The “guts” or core of each casino game will be yours to create, own and maintain. Casino engines deal with real money transactions, so safety, clarity and defensive coding is a must. As a, you believe strongly in clear, concise and maintainable code. You are determined to ensure that what you write will work – and work well – in known and unknown scenarios.

Responsibilities:

  • Programming casino logic (engines) based on mathematical specifications
  • Working alongside mathematicians when coding and iterating on casino mechanics
  • Reviewing and refactoring code from other Engine Developers
  • Ensuring engines are stable, safe and fully tested

Required Skills:

  • Strong knowledge of 8
  • At least 5+ years experience developing
  • Strong understanding of a clean and testable code
  • Good understanding of the HTTP protocol (RESTful interfaces)
  • Good understanding of SQL
  • Excellent communication skills in English, both written and verbal

Bonus points for

  • Familiarity with slot machines
  • Knowledge and intuitive understanding of probabilistic mathematics
  • Previously built casino engines (for real money or for fun)

Location & Nice to Know:
We dare to say that you will be working in a very nice office, and probably at one of the best companies around. Well, that is if you value frequent memorable team events, poker tournaments, movie nights and fun sports competitions. Relax is at a very exciting stage as a company and we are expecting substantial growth in the future. Nevertheless, we will always cherish our informal and flexible core atmosphere where self-initiative, taking pride in what you do and ambition to deliver the best results are key components. For the right person, there are endless opportunities for an amazing personal growth experience.

Interest piqued? Great, we need you! Apply now.