Mid-to-Senior Software Engineer

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Mon Oct 04 2021

Mid-to-Senior Software Engineer

PlayerLands is a venture capital-backed shopping platform designed from the ground up for video games. It lets developers and PC game server-owners set up secure, good-looking, user-friendly stores that sell in-game items to players.

As a Software Engineer in our growing team you will play a key role in shaping the product and your experience will provide you with the ability to implement these ideas following best practices. Your strong communication skills will be important to communicate with both technical and non-technical stakeholders as well as advise and mentor less experienced members of the team.

As a start up, your “get stuck in” mentally will play a crucial role in completing the wide variety of tasks we face as a team, taking occasionally fuzzy requirements into well architectured industry leading applications.


3-5 years’ experience in cloud based development - ideally AWS with knowledge of Lambda and DynamoDB technologies - with an understanding of the wider gaming industry. Experience working with payment processing would be advantageous.



● Understanding of NodeJs

● Familiarity with frontend SPA frameworks

● Cloud based development experience


● VueJS Experience

● DevOps Experience - Ideally CircleCI knowledge

● AWS technologies (Lambda, DynamoDB, SQS, SNS, SES)

● Experience implementing Payment Providers


● £30-50k DOE

● 33 days holiday

● Remote working and/or from our Derby HQ

● Laptop

● Share option scheme

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