Middle Backend Developer

Dragons Lake Entertainment (DLE) is an exciting new game development studio focused on making excellent AAA games on PC, PlayStation, Xbox, and Switch.

Porto, Barcelona
English: Upper-intermediate
Art & UI

You’ll be joining a team of like-minded individuals to cooperatively work on a game project. From our side, we are always trying to offer suitable tasks, ability to grow and constant feedback, necessary tech mentoring and direction to pursue your goals.


  • Implement backend systems and services  for games and extend existing games with new online features.
  • Analyze and improve performance.
  • Debug and fix crashes, concurrency issues.
  • Assure scalability and robustness of the system.
  • Incorporate monitoring.
  • Avert security vulnerabilities.
  • Research and suggest improvements to processes and pipelines.
  • Identifying technical obstacles and generating solutions to overcome identified risks.
  • Communicating with other team members, internal customers and external stakeholders to determine requirements.


  • 3+ years of backend development experience.
  • Experience in the game industry for at least 1 year on a large-scale PC/console online title as backend/server developer.
  • Good programming skills/experience in C#, .NET Core, ASP.NET Core. 
  • Hands-on experience in debugging, performance and memory usage optimization, databases profiling, code review, refactoring.
  • Understanding of network stack.
  • Grasp of stateless, stateful and serverless models.
  • Proficiency with databases (Relational, Key-Value).
  • Familiarity with message queues.
  • Experience with cloud-based platforms (AWS, Azure or Google Cloud).
  • Knowledge of modern containerization and orchestration technologies: Docker, Kubernetes, Amazon EKS.
  • At least strong Intermediate level of English.

Grow with us, we’ve got you covered:

  • Competitive financial reward (yes, we are fair enough). 
  • Challenges to raise your XPs score (professional training and conferences, internal mentorship).
  • Health insurance, paid vacation and sick leave.
  • Culture of diversity & inclusion to unite the most outstanding talents.
  • Community of people who understand your game passion. 

Join Dragon’s Lake Entertainment and take on challenges you’ve always been dreaming about.

Open Application