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full time Platform Engineer

at Disruptor Beam in Framingham, MA

Disruptor Beam is building a new generation of games for every screen, based on popular universes like Game of Thrones and Star Trek. This is an opportunity to join a rapidly growing company, alongside a veteran team, working with some of the most iconic brands in entertainment.

Platform engineers are the foundation of our games. Disruptor Beam’s Platform Engineering group owns the distributed, highly available backend which powers our Platform services, as well as the client implementation of those services in our games. The Platform team also builds an ecosystem of full stack libraries and tools to empower Disruptor Beam’s artists, designers, and programmers to create amazing content for iOS, Android and WebGL games.

We embrace our high performance culture so we’re looking for a history of outstanding accomplishment and a willingness to lead in the face of ambiguity. If you like to think big, move fast and build cutting edge solutions with outstanding colleagues, we’d like to talk with you. We embrace a culture of disruption and thrive on our uniqueness. It’s worth determining if you are inspired by our values: Culture of Disruption.

What You’ll Do
Create robust long lived, content agnostic systems with abstraction layers that enable maximum cross platform feature fidelity.
Create clean API’s for internal tools and editors that support developing cutting edge game technology in cinematography, online integration, animation, and AI.
Contribute to the overall architecture and design of the technology plan of the company and the game titles
Design, implement and maintain client systems, tools and pipelines to support development on iOS and Android platforms
Assess and integrate middleware and 3rd party mobile technology solutions
Review the work of other mobile engineers to ensure adherence to coding and quality standards

What We Seek
Experienced Developer capable of quickly learning new languages, paradigms and systems.
Scalable & Distributed Systems Experience
Strong Database Experience (NoSQL, Relational, Graph)
Nice to have - NoSQL Database experience (MongoDB a plus)
Nice to have - Database sharding experience
Nice to have - Scala/Play Experience
Nice to have - Ruby/Rails Experience
Nice to have - Unity/C# Experience

What You’ll Get
We offer world class health insurance. You'll have access to a national network of doctors that provides comprehensive coverage when you need it most.
We believe that rest unlocks creativity, so we encourage our employees to take advantage of our open vacation policy. Our employees take as much vacation as they want, when they want it, as long as they’re getting their work done.
Start work earlier or later according to your inner clock as the core office hours don’t start until 10 am.

About Us
Disruptor Beam is a Boston-area game company that transports fans of beloved movies, literary and television series into the worlds they love. By linking game content to episodes and books, players become a part of the world as stories continue to evolve around them. The company's games are available on the App Store for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch; on Google Play for Android devices; and on the web. Founded and led by game industry veteran and serial entrepreneur Jon Radoff, Disruptor Beam is backed by a group of technology and gaming entrepreneurs from the Boston area. For more information, visit

At Disruptor Beam, we we celebrate, support, and thrive on hiring people from different and diverse backgrounds. Disruptor Beam is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

To all recruitment agencies: Disruptor Beam does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias, Disruptor Beam employees or any other company location. Disruptor Beam is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

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