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Junior Backend Developer (Games Development)

Posted 02/02/2024

€30000.00 - €35000.00 per annum

Republic of Ireland


IT & Digital

Job Description

MCS Group is excited to announce our partnership with an Irish-owned software company which specialises in delivering bespoke software solutions to organisations and studios within the gaming industry. We are looking for a junior backend developer with a strong foundation in gaming-focused software tools such as Unreal Engine or Unity to join their team.

The Rewards:

  • A starting salary of up to €35,000 per annum, depending on technical assessment performance
  • Company pension contributions
  • Learning and development fund
  • Remote working model

The Requirements:

  • Degree level education in computer science or other related field
  • Proficiency in one or more coding language that is commonly associated with backend games development such as Python, JavaScript or C#
  • A willingness and ability to learn quickly
  • Experience with games-focused software tools: Unreal Engine or Unity
  • Experience with a range of software tools


  • Commercial experience in backend game development
  • Gaming project work during studies
  • Experience working to an agile methodology
  • Exposure to server side technologies

The Role:

  • Delivery of high-quality and scalable code,
  • Adopt and adhere to industry best practices
  • Collaborate effectively with the team - learn, share and question

To explore this exciting opportunity, please submit an up-to-date CV through the provided link or contact Eoin Meehan, Specialist IT Consultant for Ireland at MCS Group, via +35316994279.

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