Distributed Systems Engineer

Be the backbone in the creation of next-generation distributed game engine.
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As a Distributed Systems Engineer at Embark Studios you will be the backbone in our effort to create the next-generation distributed game engine.

You’ll be part of a team building this platform from the ground up. This is a highly innovative space so you are expected to not only have a complete understanding of how the current generation distributed systems work, but you must understand the trade-offs made when they were constructed.

Your passion is to understand, build and improve cutting edge technology and to code. You know that backend engineering is an artform and you are constantly seeking out new opportunities to learn more.

Example of responsibilities

  • Collaborate and work closely with fellow software engineers and technical directors
  • Build and implement a scalable backend system for our technical platform
  • Providing expertise in the cloud services and infrastructure space
  • Continuously improve our engineering practices
  • Make sure your code adds a great amount of value to your comrades

We would love if you have

  • A creative and curious mind
  • Extended experience from building distributed systems and cloud native solutions
  • A passion for new technologies and an innovative mindset
  • Extended experience designing, implementing and deploying distributed systems
  • Solid grasp of the advantages and trade-offs with cloud native engineering
  • Professional English communication skills.

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!


We empower everyone to create games

To realize this dream of ours, we explore and apply the latest technology, and we reimagine what games can become and how they should be built. All of us at Embark take part in shaping our culture. We succeed together, we fail together, and we learn together. If you’re passionate about games and our mission, bring your expertise, your enthusiasm, your crazy ideas, and let’s change the games industry forever. At Embark we offer a journey into the unknown, to build creative, surprising and beautiful experiences together.