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Joboffer dated from 10/13/2017

Software Developer PHP (Web Games) (m/f)

Programmer: IT / Backend / Client / Web



76131 Karlsruhe


Company data


76131   Karlsruhe

Job description

Our web games department is looking for an experienced software developer. If you want to work on great products that are loved by millions of people, support our customers and take our department to the next level, apply today! You will contribute to the development and maintenance of our web games as part of an enthusiastic and motivated team.


Tasks to inspire:

  • Maintaining and extending our web games and their associated APIs, tools and frontends
  • You will help maintain and improve on our existing systems
  • Working closely with all other departments within the company to build great experiences for gamers worldwide
  • Cooperating with a group of highly-skilled and fun-loving developers


Qualifications to convince:

  • Degree in Computer Science, a related discipline or equivalent practical experience
  • Strong background in PHP 7, OOP development, SQL design and development, preferably MySQL
  • Extensive experience in developing web applications with modern web technologies
  • Experience in JavaScript development
  • Comfort working with legacy software as well as using current technology to build new systems from the ground up
  • Experience in working collaboratively in multidisciplinary teams
  • A plus: experience in implementing game systems and architectures for web games


A company to connect:

  • A position of responsibility in one of the most creative and exciting industries around
  • An informal start-up atmosphere combined with 10 years’ experience in the industry
  • A challenging work environment offering the chance to contribute your own ideas, with opportunity for personal development
  • The ability to be flexible with working hours
  • The opportunity to reach millions of players in dozens of countries


About Gameforge

With more than 20 titles and over 450 million registered players, Gameforge is the leading provider of free-to-play massively multiplayer online games (MMOs) in the western hemisphere. Headquartered in Karlsruhe, Germany, the group offers its online games in more than 75 countries. The portfolio encompasses numerous well-known game industry brands, including client-based titles such as prized role-playing game AION Free-to-Play and TERA as well as Europe’s most successful MMO, Metin2. In future, competitive RTS Dropzone and action-laden Anime MMORPG SoulWorker will add to the collection. Popular browser-based games such as OGame and Ikariam complete their offering.

Contact Person

Anett Graf

Head of Human Resources


76131 Karlsruhe

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+49 721 354 808 244

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