Associate Technical Director Online Services

Job description

Focus offers fresh and unique experiences to players around the world. Our editorial policy stands out thanks to innovative concepts, inventive gameplay and original worlds that transcend the boundaries of video games. 

With over 20 years’ experience and success, we put our passion and creativity at the service of gaming by creating unforgettable stories. 

For everyone's entertainment.

To support its strong growth, Focus Entertainment is looking for an Associate Technical Director Online Services . to design and set-up the services to be used by internal studios and external partners.

Your missions :

  1. Online Technical Strategy : With group technical directors, and the data director you will make structuring choices for the group to define and deploy the Online Services.

  2. Design Deploy and Manage Focus Online Services : Sourcing of existing solutions, architecture of online services, schedule specific development, and eventually team and/or service provider management

  3. Technical reference for the Online Services team : Technical support for internal and external studios, cost monitoring and management, technology watch. involvement in all projects published by Focus

  4. Technical Quality Assurance : Load test definition and realization, Data security process definition

Job requirements

Education and experience :

  • Master of Science Software Engineering

  • 7+ years of experience as an Online Software Engineer ou Online Architect

  • Experience in all phases if game development ( specification, architecture, technical design, testing, launch and live exploitation )

  • Experience scheduling and conducting performance and load tests

  • Crossplay PC Consoles Development Experience

Skills needed for the job :

  • Real-time multiplayer features development..

  • Strong experience in a public cloud solution and managed services (AWS/GCP/Azure)

  • Large-scale and high speed micro-services architecture creation

  • Proficiency in programming languages : C++, C#, Java, Python

  • Project Management : Wiki, Jira, Git

  • Knowledge of monitoring tools (Grafana/Datadog)

  • Professional English

  • Automation knowledge : devops, CI/CD, etc.

What people say about you :

  • Resilient and curious

  • An avid learning and always up to build propositions

  • A great communicator, who is able to explain, listen and understand

  • Listening to teams, able to manage a project independently

  • A code AA video game enthusiast, with an appetite for the online multiplayer experience.

What we offer :

  • Join a group in constant growth, in a young and dynamic environment; immersion in a creative and challenging sector

  • Type of contract: CDI (permanent contract)

  • Start : As soon as possible

  • Workplace : Paris 19e, Métro ligne 7 (Corentin Cariou) / RER E (Rosa Parks) / Tramway T3b (Porte de la Villette)

  • Work from home possible depending on experience

  • 50% of the cost of the Carte pass restaurant and the transport ticket will be covered

  • 80% of the cost of the health care plan is covered ( with a remaining cost of 16,11 euros)