Back-End Software Engineer

Athens, Attiki, Greece expand job description ↓



AbZorba Games is a world leading games studio, and now part of Novomatic Interactive, renowned in its sector who creates superb, high-quality multiplayer games that entertain and engage gamers all across the globe - and yes we’re hiring!


  • Build secure, robust, scalable, high availability game servers supporting millions of players globally
  • Maintain and improve existing game servers
  • Write efficient, maintainable, self documenting code
  • Deliver specifications to game engineers regarding the communication model



  • BS/MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field - but if you don't have it but have all the rest tell us!
  • Excellent knowledge of Java programming language
  • Deep understanding of network communication protocols (REST, sockets)
  • Extensive experience in multithreaded environments
  • Good written and verbal communication skills in English


  • Ideally experienced in building high-availability systems
  • Demonstrated experience with J2EE, Hibernate, Spring, Struts
  • Experience with PHP programming language
  • Familiar with Python scripting
  • Apache Maven
  • Database systems (MYSQL, PostgreSQL)
  • Git version control system


  • Desire to own projects from concept to production
  • Be self-motivated and require minimal supervision
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Gets stuff done!
  • Self-directed learner who quickly learns new programming languages and/or technologies



  • World leading Games Studio, part of the Greentube Novomatic Group
  • Competitive Salaries, Bonuses and Rewards
  • Private health insurance
  • Modern working environment with all the fun stuff - Foosball and wii games room included :-)
  • Amazing chairs - seriously amazing
  • Team bonding activities fully covered
  • Attending global conferences

AbZorba Games is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants without regard to race, gender, disability or other protected category.

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