Overview

Who we are

We are Lucky Kat, an award-winning mobile game studio with a mission to entertain the world by building gameplay-first experiences in the metaverse. Our games have over 200 million downloads on the App Stores and our first sold-out NFT project “Panzerdogs” is currently a top 10 Solana gaming project.

About the team

We started as a humble team of 2 ambitious creatives and have grown to a team of 20+ people from all over the world. By applying first principle thinking and being output-driven, we’ve solved various challenges and stayed ahead of the curve in the fast-changing games industry. We value autonomy, ownership, team effort, and most of all, a good heart and a good dose of humor in our people.

We are a passionate group of gamers obsessed with delivering innovative and user-friendly game experiences. Get to know us a bit more here on our team page.

About the role

As a Junior Backend Developer, you will work with a team that has launched multiple Appstore hits, including Road Crash and Nom Plant. You have a passion for games and will be responsible for developing new backend features for our games Panzerdogs and more. With your knowledge of Node.js and cloud servers, you’ll deploy solutions for players that are paramount to their experience. Delivering secure and scalable code in a fast-paced environment is your top priority.

Responsibilities

  • Develop, debug and maintain the backend
  • Create new backend features for games
  • Take ownership over your work
  • Work on schedule, set clear goals, meet deadlines
  • Communicate your progress with fellow team members
  • Give candid feedback

Requirements – Must have

  • Experience with Node.js
  • Experience deploying, monitoring, and maintaining cloud-based services. (AWS, Microsoft Azure and/or Google Cloud)
  • Able to self-learn new skills and keep up-to-date with the newest technologies
  • Strong focus on performance and output
  • Problem solver and great communication skills
  • Strong desire to be successful
  • Fluent in English

Nice to have

  • Experience in the games industry
  • Experience with Firebase services
  • Experience with blockchain and/or blockchain game

Benefits

  • An opportunity to build together on the next exciting wave of gaming and entertainment in web3 and to make a real impact
  • Make a great impact on a variety of projects and work autonomously
  • Work with talented team members
  • Real relevant work experience
  • A healthy and ambitious international environment
  • Opportunity for further growth within the company
  • Get a unique limited Lucky Kat NFT as a starting employee.