Core Server Engineering Intern

Job typeEngineering, Game Development/Publishing, Internship/Trainee
BusinessWB Games
LocationUnited States - Needham, Massachusetts
Posted DateOct. 26, 2020
The Job

WB Games Boston seeks an Engineering Intern, a talented and hard-working individual who is self-motivated, process-driven, customer-oriented, and who has a passion for developing software applications using a variety of technologies. The position is a member of the Core Server team and will work on the backend for Game of Thrones: Conquest and upcoming mobile titles.

This is a co-op intern opening, we are not hiring for summer interns at this time.

The Core Server team is a centralized engineering team that is responsible for developing and supporting our proprietary mobile gaming platform. Our platform includes game client and server technologies, infrastructure, analytics, performance and development tools.

The Daily
  • Develop, maintain, and improve backend infrastructure to support online mobile games
  • Support game teams and help them integrate with the backend.
  • Scale testing and performance tuning of the entire stack
  • Improve configuration management and deployment processes
  • Self-manage when given prioritized goals and objectives.
  • Seek out opportunities to improve technically and professionally

The Essentials
  • Coursework in Computer Science, Engineering, or a reasonable equivalent thereof.
  • Experience in Go, C#/.NET, Java or Python
  • Comfortable in a Linux CLI environment

The Nice to Haves
  • Experience with Docker or other containerization technology
  • Experience with SQL or noSQL stores (MySQL, Postgres, MongoDB etc)
  • Experience creating web services with any tech
  • Knowledge of cloud services such as AWS or Google Compute Engine
  • Innate desire to automate all repetitive processes

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