Golang Job: Lead Engineer - Game Development

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Krila Consultancy & Recruitmen
United Kingdom


Remote Position
(From Everywhere/No Office Location)

Job type


Golang Job Details

Our client is a young and dynamic Mobile Casual Gaming development company. As the Lead Engineer, you will be responsible for leading the development team and ensuring the successful delivery of high-quality games. You will collaborate with cross-functional teams to define technical requirements and develop solutions that drive the success of the company.

  • Workplace: 100% Remote from Europe, UK or Turkiye
  • Contract type: Full-time, Permanent
  • Workplace policy: 100% Remote
  • Experience level: 10+ years, with min. 3 years leading a team
  • Languages: English Fluent

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead and manage the development team (6 FTE) to ensure timely delivery of high-quality games, while keeping being involved in development and code review
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams (Product, Artists, Management) to define technical requirements and ensure alignment with product goals
  • Lead the Tech Development and coordinate partnerships with other Studios
  • Develop and maintain technical roadmaps, standard features, project plans, and timelines to ensure successful delivery of projects
  • Develop and maintain the Unity-based template project
  • Implement and maintain development and engineering best practices, coding standards, and processes to ensure high-quality software delivery
  • Stay up-to-date with emerging trends and technologies and make recommendations for the adoption of new tools and technologies to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the development team
  • Foster a high sense of responsibility, initiative, and ownership within the team. Encourage members to take responsibility, identify issues, and propose innovative solutions while leading by example, demonstrating accountability, drive, and commitment
  • Be the principal Technology referent by supporting Management and other leaders in handling the required tasks


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a related field
  • 10+ years of experience in Full-Stack software engineering with at least 3 years of experience in leading teams
  • Solid experience with Unity game development, with strong C# skills
  • Proven experience in delivering high-quality mobile games on iOS and Android
  • Experience and skills with Golang and Nakama are a strong asset
  • Experience with agile development methodologies and project management tools such as Jira and Confluence
  • Excellent communication, collaboration, and leadership skills
  • Passion for mobile casual games and the gaming industry