Principal Backend Programmer - nDreams Studio (Hybrid)



We are looking for a Principal Backend Programmer to help bring our unannounced next-gen VR game to life.

You will be collaborating with a talented team to help us explore, create, and deliver innovative software.

If you are someone who sees the potential in VR, we want to hear from you! Apply yourself to the studio’s goal of trail-blazing fresh, creative and immersive uses of every discipline, to converge on truly innovative games and experiences.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Create and maintain scalable backend services for our games.
  • Collaborate with the team to plan development tasks that will realize a shared creative vision.
  • Develop and integrate online technologies that enable multiplayer experiences in VR.
  • Build and integrate scalable APIs that connect players around the world.


Essential capabilities:

  • Experience working with C#, dotnet core, asp.net core to develop web APIs and backend services.
  • A good knowledge of logging, tracing and metrics.
  • An empathetic individual who can collaborate with a multi-discipline team, understanding the needs of the game and exchanging ideas/technical plans with the team.
  • Capable of understanding and breaking down complex tasks to produce results efficiently.

Desired experience:

  • Experience working with AWS.
  • Experience working with containers.
  • Experience working with event streaming and message brokers.


Who we are -

We are nDreams, a world-leading game developer and publisher with nearly a decade of VR specialism. Combining a drive to push technological boundaries with proven gaming excellence, we are the team who set the standard for VR games with Ghostbusters: Rise of the Ghost Lord, Synapse, Fracked and the award-winning Phantom: Covert Ops.

With our team’s triple-A credentials and sensibilities, alongside bespoke VR technologies, we’ve got the skillset, processes and creative vision to deliver innovative, high-end games for all VR platforms and genres. If it’s VR gaming, you will find nDreams at the forefront of it.

Our projects continue to advance the present and define the future of VR. Want to be a part of it? Apply today to join a studio with a state-of-the-art collaborative workflow and diverse talents assembled from world-leading games developers and publishers.

Why nDreams?

Our expanding company shares a passion for innovation, collaboration and leading the future of VR. We encourage an open and diverse culture and empower people to explore ideas and put their own stamp on their work. With humble beginnings as an independent studio, we combine amazing projects and considerable scale with a personal, caring touch.

We offer great perks, including flexible hours, duvets days, your birthday off, dedicated personal development time and support, as well as regular socials and parties. Beyond this, there’s an excellent holiday offering, pension scheme, health insurance, life cover and much more. Our newly refurbished nDreams studio space has some fantastic facilities and is built around collaborative work (and play!).


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