Senior Server Engineer (Java)

  • BHO Tech
  • San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Sep 20, 2020
Full time Engineering

Job Description

About Us:

Today, people spend more time playing video games than they do playing all physical sports, and eSports are poised to become bigger than the NFL, NBA, MLB and NHL combined. We provide the technology that powers an eSports industry forecast to exceed $5 billion in annual revenue by 2020. 

As the eSports provider for over 3,000 game studios, we enable any mobile game to be turned into a competitive eSport that can also be broadcast on major streaming sites like Twitch and YouTube. We do this by integrating our unique layer of code directly into the mobile app, which activates our end-to-end tournament administration and other important features like player matching, anti-cheating mechanisms, customer support and a built-in loyalty program. Our accounts for more than 30% of eSports prizes, and weve already hosted more than 100 million tournaments for 10 million players in over 180 countries. 

Weve raised over $28 million in funding from well-known venture capital firms as well as major sports team owners from the NFL, NBA and MLB. In our quest to make gaming better for players and developers, were looking for savvy, passionate and hardworking teammates to help us build the future of sports. If youre excited about defining a multibillion dollar industry, building an awesome product, or working with bleeding edge technology, we just might be for you! 

Our Culture:

We are true believers in electronic sports, so dont be surprised if you see us playing mobile games at our desks or in the kitchen. With us, this type of behavior is encouraged! You can also catch us at our weekly game nights playing anything from Starcraft to Cranium over dinner, while discussing new technologies or brainstorming ideas to improve our business. 

Not a gamer? Dont worry about it. Every employee brings a unique perspective to the team, and we bond over plenty of activities that dont involve games. Were working to build a truly groundbreaking company, and we want top-notch people to join us in that mission. As the creators and leaders of a new marketplace, we work with a do whatever it takes mentality, and frankly, we get the job done! 

Our team is comprised of passionate, intelligent and creative individuals who consistently seek out new challenges and knowledge. We embrace out-of-the-box strategies to propel our business forward, and foster a culture where every persons voice is heard. Our team comes from diverse backgrounds, and our leaders have a strong history of funding, building and selling successful enterprises. If you're up for the challenge, wed love to meet you. 

What you'll do:

  • Add exciting new features to our world-class tournament server platform enabling competitions, tournaments and social features for players, spectators and streamers around the world
  • Work with a variety of amazing cloud-based datastore technologies on AWS such as ElasticSearch, Redis, DynamoDB, MySQL RDS & Redshift
  • Collaborate with teammates who care about building great products as much as you do

Your Skills:

  • 3+ years of Java experience
  • Experience building RESTful web services
  • Experience with AWS or other cloud provider is a huge plus
  • Experience with the Spring Portfolio including the Spring Framework, Spring MVC & Spring Boot
  • Experience with MySQL or other RDBMS databases including design and optimization
  • Familiarity with DB ORM/migration frameworks such as Jooq/Flyway or Hibernate/Liquidbase
  • Familiarity with Caffeine, Guava or similar local caching frameworks
  • Familiarity with NoSQL databases such as DynamoDB a plus


Best Regards,
Kris
Kris Young
Account Manager
BHO Tech
San Jose, San Francisco CA
Phone: 866 816-1615 x 823
kris@bhotech.com
www.bhotech.com