Golang / Go Job: Senior Software Engineer, Golang (Help with sponsorship)

Senior Software Engineer, Golang (Help with sponsorship) at WGames Inc.

Toronto, Canada 🇨🇦   (Posted Dec 6 2018)
About the company
The position is in the office in Toronto.

WGames can help you and your family with work visas, tickets, apartment, 100% insurance etc.

Job description
WGames, is a well-funded, social gaming company based in the heart of downtown Toronto. We develop high-end mobile games that will be distributed globally. We are seeking an experienced, talented Golang Software Engineer with strong RESTful API design and UNIX experience.


- Write clean, maintainable, secure code for distributed applications.

- Backend API development.

- Rewrite existent NodeJs service in GO.


- Strong and proven computer science or computer engineering background.

- 5+ years of experience with backend development and complex systems.

- Have great practical knowledge of Golang (2+ years) and at least one other programming language.

- Good knowledge of HTTP, Caching and RESTful API design.

- Understanding what it takes to build highly available, horizontally scalable distributed systems.

- Value coding as your craft and understand that writing software is about solving technical problems – but equally important solutions must easily be maintained and understood by your peers.

- Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git.

- Familiarity with UNIX based systems.

- Experience using Continuous Integration.

Strongly desired:

- Experience working on high performance distributed systems – with a story or two to share about that process.

- Commitment to understanding issues by tracing, profiling and in general measuring to get to the root of the problem and avoid guessing why “stuff” doesn’t work.

- Proactive and curious: always eager to learn new things and happy to share your knowledge with others.

Company perks:

Personalized meals: Enjoy your breakfast and lunch own personalized meals by our in-house Nutritionist & Chefs. We also have an endless supply of snacks and drinks.

Health benefits: Our employees are fully covered by health, dental and vision care. We have a great benefits package and have you covered from day one.

Video games: Whether having lunch or on a break, we have a designated gaming lounge to keep you entertained.

Social events: We celebrate almost everything here. Whether it’s your birthday or a coming holiday, we like to take every opportunity to have some fun and socialize amongst our team.

Fitness membership and many more perks.

The company provides financial and legal support in relocating, work permit.

Skills & requirements
Golang, GO, Go Lang, RESTful API, UNIX

Instructions how to apply
https://wgames.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=67 OR Jobs@wgames.com
[ job website ]

Let them know you found the job via https://www.golangprojects.com
(Companies love to know recruiting strategies that work)

Other jobs that might be interesting

Senior Software Engineer   (April 2019)
Irvine, California, United States (Remote possible)
- As part of a multi-disciplinary team, you will be developing new and innovative technologies for the company's software solution suite - Develop, test, and maintain robust, scalable, first-class software for our technology platform and full suite of product...
zvelo Sr. Software Engineering - zvelo   (April 2019)
Denver, Colorado, United States
Energetic team player; working in a highly collaborative environment Enjoys working in agile environments and open source software Raises the bar for quality by reviewing others’ code and grows from constructive criticism Lives for test/behavior driven de...
Openly Inc. Software Engineer - Openly Inc.   (March 2019)
Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States
We're a new quantitatively​-driven insurance company, help us build our Go-based company stack from the ground up. We’re hiring for a senior engineer role. Your primary responsibility will be to develop the backend systems that power the pricing and sale ...

About Golangprojects