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Senior Backend Engineer

Seeking a skilled senior engineer to revolutionize the gaming industry with innovative solutions

Join Gankster, a rapidly growing gaming startup revolutionizing competitive gaming experiences. We’re paving the way for hundreds of thousands of LoL, Valorant, Rocket League gamers, spanning from amateurs to pro organizations.

What We’re Looking For

At Gankster, we value passionate individuals who share our love for gaming. Founded by gamers, our unique family-like environment thrives on hard work and camaraderie. As one of our core team members, you’ll wield significant influence on shaping our product roadmap and contributing to every build. We celebrate proactive team members who thrive with multiple responsibilities, embracing the opportunity to lead without micromanagement. And yes, fun is part of our DNA—we’re a gaming company, after all.

Your Experience

  • Minimum 5 years crafting backend systems.

  • Proficiency in SQL/NoSQL databases such as Postgres, Redis.

  • Familiarity with Docker, K8s, and telemetry tools.

  • Comfortable navigating Cloud platforms like GCP or AWS.


    • Background in Java/Kotlin.

    • Proficiency in Quarkus or similar frameworks.

    • Interest in DevOps practices.

    • Skills in SQL query optimization.

    • Experience with message brokers like Kafka, Google’s Pub/Sub.

    What Sets You Apart

      • Impeccable attention to detail and analytical prowess.

      • Thrives in a collaborative environment, capable of leading development efforts.

      • Enthusiastic about top-tier code, cloud tech, and perpetually learning new methodologies.

      What’s In It For You

        • Shape the trajectory of an early-stage team and significantly impact our growth.

        • Dive into an emerging, thrilling market starving for innovation.

        • Equity participation – everyone shares in our success.

        • Flexible work arrangements – for remote work days, etc.

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        Shoot us an email to  with your CV and little bit about you.