System Backend Engineer, W4 Cloud

--W4 Games - Remote--


As a Senior Backend Developer at W4, you'll play a pivotal role in expanding the capabilities of our W4 Cloud offering. You'll be responsible for architecting, developing, and maintaining cloud-native solutions that drive efficiency, scalability, and reliability. We're looking for someone with a self-driven attitude, excellent organization skills, and a passion for creating cutting-edge cloud solutions.


  • Design, develop, and maintain backend services and APIs for the W4 Cloud platform.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to understand requirements and translate them into technical solutions.
  • Implement best practices for cloud-native development, including containerization and microservices architecture.
  • Ensure scalability, performance, and security of backend systems.
  • Continuously optimize and improve existing codebase and infrastructure.
  • Provide technical guidance and mentorship to junior team members.


  • Proven experience as a backend developer, preferable in a cloud environment
  • Strong proficiency in Kubernetes and the Helm package manager
  • Proficiency in Node.js and SQL relational databases
  • Excellent problem-solving and debugging skills
  • Self-driven attitude with the ability to work independently and collaboratively in a remote team environment
  • Good organization skills with a keen attention to detail
  • Strong communication skills in English, both written and verbal


  • Knowledge of PostgreSQL and PL/pgSQL
  • Familiarity with the Go programming language
  • Experience with the Supabase stack


W4 Games is a company founded by the leadership of the Godot Engine project. It aims to help the gaming industry reclaim control of the technology it uses to create games. Its mission is to enable companies to have the same freedom to innovate as if they created their own in-house engine, but without needing an in-house technology team behind.

W4 Games offers a set of products and services for companies to make the best possible use of Godot Engine, so they can develop games and bring them to market with peace of mind.

Equal Opportunity

W4 Games is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing an open, collaborative and friendly work environment and does not discriminate based on, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, physical appearance, body size, race, ethnicity, language proficiency, age, political orientation, nationality, religion or other similar characteristics.

Hiring and Location

All members of the W4 Games team work remotely. The form of your work arrangement with W4 Games will depend on your country of residence and the country’s legal requirements.

Why Join Us

  • Opportunity to work on cutting-edge cloud solutions and shape the future of W4 Cloud.
  • Flexible work schedule.
  • Collaborative and inclusive team culture with opportunities for growth and professional development.