Software Developer

Date: 26 Jun 2024

Location: Genoa, IT

Company: Miniclip

Job Description

Miniclip is looking for a Backend Developer to hire in our Genoa (Italy) Games Development Studio. This is a full-time position, please apply only if you have the right to work in Europe and Italy. 

It is an exciting opportunity to integrate into a highly effective and skilled team, developing cutting edge mobile games played by tens of millions of users. 

What will you be doing at Miniclip?

You will be part of a team of dedicated programmers that will develop, deploy and prove support for our mobile multiplayer game backend around the globe. Thinking outside the box to come up with innovative solutions, and collaborating with some of the best minds in the field! 

  Your work will include: 

  • Developing and providing support for multiplayer game-servers and related services.
  • Developing and maintaining tools and libraries for both internal and external use.
  • Maintaining our platforms, systems and network infrastructure. 
  • Effectively cooperate with other development teams. 

What are we looking for?

  • At lest 2 years of experience on cloud/backend development.
  • Previous experience on Amazon Web Services (or one of the major cloud services).
  • Good programming skills (distribute/concurrent programming, networking, microservices).
  • Proficient on git versioning systems.
  • Software Design skills.
  • Highly responsible, self-motivated and team player.
  • Analytical, problem-solving and communications skills
  • Accountability and Ownership with strong commitment and passion.
  • Good English, written and spoken.


The following are desirable:

  • Knowledge of Erlang, Elixir.
  • Knowledge of CI/CD Tools (Jenkins, Travis CI, Bamboo etc)


We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and actively encourage applications from individuals belonging to protected categories, as we are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace.

About Miniclip

Miniclip is a global leader in digital games and one of the world's biggest developers and publishers of mobile games, with a mission of unleashing the gamer in everyone. It distributes highly engaging games to a global audience of over 400 million monthly and 70 million daily active users across mobile, social, and online platforms. Operating in 10 countries, Miniclip develops and launches games in multiple categories across its 17 studios. 

Founded in 2001 with an internationally recognised brand name, Miniclip has successfully grown a global audience across 195 countries and six continents. It has a unique understanding of the digital games space, developing and distributing a strong portfolio of over 60 high-quality mobile games globally. 

To date, Miniclip’s studios and companies, which have generated more than 8 billion downloads, include the following digital games: 8 Ball Pool™, Subway Surfers™, Golf Battle™, Football Strike™, Carrom Pool™, OSM - Online Soccer Manager™, Football Rivals ™, Pure Sniper ™, Puzzle Page ™, Head Ball 2™, Motorsport Manager™, Darts of Fury™, Ultimate Golf™, Mini Football ™, Triple Match 3D ™ and™.   

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