Devoted Studios manages external game development, on a global scale. We partner with the best studios, teams, and individual creators for a network of resources with unrivaled availability. We treat them like family, help them grow, share our experiences, and commit to their success.The Devoted talent pool spans cultures, experience, and personalities.
What this means for our clients is a network of the best talent with flexible options and competitive bids. This unique approach allows us to maximize compatibility, considering budget, time zones, and more. We then manage the production with personal attention and expertise, all with a commitment to your vision
We are seeking a talented Senior PHP Backend Developer to join our mid-sized team of experienced developers and managers, working on a cutting-edge project that involves managing game development art assets (2D, 3D, animations, etc.) and integrating AI tools.
Key Responsibilities: # Design, develop, and maintain high-performance, scalable, and secure PHP backend solutions for our web-based platform.
- Collaborate closely with frontend developers to ensure seamless integration of Vue.js components and smooth end-to-end functionality.
- Work with the team to develop APIs and services to facilitate the management, storage, and retrieval of game development art assets (2D, 3D, animations, etc.).
- Help to integrate AI tools and algorithms to enhance asset management, organization, and accessibility for users.
- Participate in code reviews and provide constructive feedback to ensure the highest quality of code.
- Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders to identify and implement new features and improvements.
- Troubleshoot and resolve complex technical issues, while maintaining clean and efficient code.
- Stay current with industry trends and advancements in web development, PHP, and AI technologies.
- Provide mentorship and guidance to junior team members and participate in knowledge sharing sessions.
Requirements: # Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related field, or equivalent industry experience.
- 5+ years of experience in PHP backend development, preferably in the context of web applications and platforms.
- Expertise in PHP and familiarity with Symfony framework.
- Deep experience with Laravel or other popular PHP frameworks is a plus.
- Experience with frontend technologies, including Vue.js is a plus.
- Experience with Unit testing.
- Good understanding of design patterns.
- Strong understanding of RESTful API design and development.
- Familiarity with SQL databases, NoSQL databases experience is a plus.
- Knowledge of version control systems (e.g., Git).
- Experience with microservices architecture.
- Experience with CloudFlare Workers, Lambda function or other serverless solutions is a plus.
- Experience with agile development methodologies (Scrum, Kanban).
- Interest in game development industry and experience working with AI tools is a plus.
- Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to work independently as well as in a team setting.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with a strong focus on collaboration.
- Strong and enthusiastic team — you will have the opportunity for knowledge sharing, learning, and professional self-development
- Interesting and challenging tasks — solve diverse and challenging issues, communicate with people within the company as well as with our partners;
- Convenient working conditions — remote work, opportunity to build your own working day with flexible working hours
- А chance to work in a highly professional and dynamic team working with a wide range of International Game Production projects, attractive remuneration package, and opportunities to develop professionally
This is a remote, full-time contracted position.
We are an equal opportunity company and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for a contract without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.