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Join the Bright Future family!

Game Developer (Backend) (f/m/d)

Full time
several years of experience

TOGETHER IN GAMES - Under this motto we have been inspiring more than 5 million players in over 100 countries since 2006. Our vision: We want to build diverse worlds and create large communities!


As part of the Travian Games family, we are among the most successful game developers in Germany. Our team of over 40 employees develops games such as Rail Nation or Miramagia.

Your tasks

As Backend Developer you are part of the Rail Nation team.

Your Tasks:

  • Development of the backend for our Browser Game Rail Nation

  • Implementation of high-performance code in C# and/or PHP for the server environments

  • Interface implementation for tools of the Travian family

  • Configuration and maintenance of game worlds

  • Manage deployment jobs and execute server deployments based on Docker/Kubernetes

  • Processing of emergency tickets and finding solutions to problems concerning active live game worlds

  • Technical contact, both in-house and in communication with other Travian locations 

Your talents

You have a profound knowledge of:

  • C# -preferably in ASP.NET/ .NET Core. 


  • PHP -preferably knowledge of RPC/ORM.

  • Good handling of database systems such as MySQL, MongoDB, Redis or RabbitMQ 

  • You also know your way around in Linux-systems.

  • You have worked with version-control systems, preferably Git. 

  • You have experience in Continuous Integration (CI) or Continuous Delivery (CD).

  • You have good writing and speaking proficiency in English.

  • You have several years of professional experience as a developer.

Beneficial Talents (not required):

  • You have worked with Docker/Kubernetes before.

  • You have experience in working with Python.

  • You have worked with Javascript preferably AngularJS, VueJS or NodeJS.

  • You know the basics of SCRUM.

Project Portfolio:

  • Please include project references preferably game-related:

  • code examples (e.g. GitHub or Zip)

  • project descriptions

  • executable prototypes 


We work in interdisciplinary teams, flat hierarchies, and a friendly working atmosphere. Our goal is to give our employees as much autonomy as possible for personal fulfillment. In return, we expect a healthy degree of personal responsibility and support the continuous

further development of their own skills.

We would also like to offer you a variety of everyday benefits that we hope will help you feel good:

  • Flexible working hours with a core working time from 10:00 - 16:30 

  • Additional vacation days for certain family events 

  • Personal career planning and budget for further education 

  • Working remotely is possible, though not fully remote.

  • Free refreshments (fruit, coffee, muesli) 

  • A pleasant working environment with wonderful colleagues. 

  • Agile work processes 

  • Discounted ticket for public transport (KVB job ticket) 

  • A free membership with Urban Sports Club (

  • Employee-friendly arrangements for childcare 

  • Possibility to bring your dog to work 

  • Free gamescom Ticket

Interested? We are looking forward to your application!

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Vanessa Kersting

Office & People Manager

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