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bringing stream interaction to the next level

Full Stack Developer and First Employee

€30k – €40k • 0.0% – 3.0%
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Do you have a passion for gaming and esports? So do we!

We are creating a platform where players can challenge themselves or their friends about things happening in the game and win awesome prizes. Also we find fitting teammates based on their playstyle and personal preferences. With GameBuddy we’re on a mission to connect players all over the world and bring their gaming experience to the next level. To do so, we’re looking for a fitting teammate ourselves, that helps us build the gaming community of tomorrow.

Right now more than 150.000 registered users challenge each other, find fitting teammates and share ingame moments in the GameBuddy community for League of Legends. In the future we’re going to support more games, such as CS:GO, Dota, Fortnite, Apex and more. Check out more at gamebuddy.gg

What will you do
- You will work directly with the founding team
- You will have direct impact on the startup strategy
- You will develop new features for the GameBuddy platform

What we’re looking for
- You have 3+ years of experience in frontend and / or backend development
- You have a strong understanding of the value of user experience
- You’re self-driven and not afraid of learning new technologies
- You’re self organized, not afraid of new challenges and come up with solutions to new problems
- You have a “better sorry than safe” attitude
- You’re hungry for improving your skills and also the skills of others
- You keep your promises
- You have a GL & HF attitude and are a teamplayer
Full time employee 40h / week
- Gender, nationality, etc. doesn’t matter, only requirement is fluency in English and working permission in Germany

Our Tech Stack
- Angular 6 with Typescript
- PostgreSQL, Sails.js and Node.js
- Future: Docker, Kubernetes, AWS

Development Methodology
User Centric, Agile & Iterative
We work in weekly iterations where we brainstorm, design, implement and evaluate new features every week. The entire team has impact on the development of the product, where we always focus on bringing value to our users. New features are tested directly with our users.

Nice to haves
- B.Sc. or M.Sc. in Computer Science or similar
- Experience in data science
- Experience in working with game API’s
- Experience with Docker, Kubernetes and AWS

What we can offer
💪 Work with really interesting use cases from the esports and gaming industry
💪 Join a young esports/gaming start as a first employee and get direct experiences in the startup world
💪 A challenging environment with an open feedback culture
💪 A transparent company culture with fast decisions and results
💪 Strong team spirit
💪 Attend gaming events all over the world and call it part of your job
💪 Possibility to get equity of the company

Who you will work with
Niklas CEO (linkedin.com/in/niklashatje)
Julian CEO (linkedin.com/in/julian-suttner-862105113)
Cedric CTO (linkedin.com/in/cedricdeege)

Start date? ASAP!

When you are interested, please send your CV (1 page) to cedric@gamebuddy.gg

We’re happy to hear from you, GGWP!
Niklas, Cedric and Julian

Meet your team

People you would work with in this role
Founder GameBuddy and Esports lover. IT-Background with international experience

GameBuddy at a glance

bringing stream interaction to the next level

GameBuddy focuses on Mobile, Online Gaming, Mobile Application, eSports, and Influencer Marketing. Their company has offices in Hamburg. They have a small team that's between 1-10 employees.

You can view their website at https://gamebuddy.gg or find them on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.