HELLO! :D

WE ARE A YOUNG AND INNOVATIVE ONLINE COMPANY IN AMSTERDAM

OUR FOCUS

BeGame is a young and Innovative online company what is active as a game development and management company in the Netherlands and the United Kingdom. Every day we work hard on our online business inside the ring of the beautiful city of Amsterdam to bring BeGame to the next level.

game development

management

WHO WE ARE

We’re a small international team of people including highly creative designers, talented full stack developers and strategic thinkers full of passion and a heart for innovation.

We like to do it our own way and have the knowhow to help businesses expand online. We put every effort to take projects to another level. This way we build an outstanding relationship with our international customers.

WHAT WE DO

We develop, maintain and support the most unique I-gaming software for the internet on desktop and mobile devices. Our software is state-of-the-art and easy to use.

Maintain

Development

Support

CONTACT US

Begame B.V. Panamalaan 3C 1019AS Amsterdam

info@begame.nl

Are you the forward-thinking, passionate and experienced Back-end developer that will help us fly?

Your unique workspace at BeGame

At BeGame, we bring entertainment to the largest number of people. We put all our passion in creating solutions to make people enjoy and smile. You will get the opportunity to be part of the world of online gaming, making it bigger and better based on your ideas. You will get to work with our strong international team, consisting of unique individuals driven by their personal passions and every single one of them with entrepreneurship in their DNA.

Your challenge? Innovate and transform

You will be given a lot of freedom and the opportunity to contribute your own input to develop and maintain online gaming platforms. And we’re not talking about a couple of cute little online gaming sites, but 9 big online multiplayer platforms giving tens of thousands of gamers all around the world the opportunity to have fun. Which means that our platforms have to run and function 24/7! So they must be stable, quick and problem-free. Your skills as a developer are the crucial links here because you will:

    Participate in the entire application lifecycle, focusing on coding and debugging. Manage cutting-edge technologies to improve legacy applications. Collaborate with Front-end developers to integrate user-facing elements with server side logic. Write, maintain and document unit and integration tests, and write up new and modified functionality. Liaise with developers, designers and system administrators to identify new features. Produce and develop innovative and smart solutions. Troubleshoot, test and maintain the core product software and databases to ensure strong optimization and functionality

What you offer

Innovation and transformation demands guts and entrepreneurship to be able to identify and resolve any and all challenges together with your team. And to put your shoulders to the wheel rather than sitting back and waiting for things to happen. And that’s why we need the very best developers, which means that you have:

  • Proven work experience as a Back-end developer using PHP.
  • Working experience with MVC frameworks (Laravel, Lumen, Symfony, Slim, etc).
  • Hands on experience with relational databases (MySQL, PostgreSQL).
  • Deep knowledge of web services (REST, SOAP).
  • Experience with version control systems (Git, SVN).
  • Experience in Unit testing framework and unit testing practices.
  • In-depth understanding of the entire web development process (design, development and deployment) and AGILE methodologies.
  • Knowledge of Javascript, HTML and CSS (LESS/SASS).

Also, you will:

  • Be familiar with Linux systems and shell scripting.
  • Be familiar with continuous integration tools.
  • Have superb communication skills in both written and spoken English.
  • Have teamwork skills with a problem-solving attitude.

What we offer

  • A job where you’ll be developing for major online multiplayer platforms.
  • A very competitive salary package, depending on your knowledge and experience.
  • Lots of creative freedom and space for your own initiatives and contributions.
  • The most fantastic work environment you can imagine, with a team of committed, no-nonsense creative specialists in the heart of Amsterdam.
  • A MacBook Pro to work with and... uber-tasty coffee.

Are you up to the challenge?

Cool! Then what are you waiting for? We don’t like wasting time, so we’d love to hear about your creative innovation ideas straight away, and why you think you’re the developer who can take us up to the next level.

So, mail your CV, including your motivation, to Robin Sulmann via robin@begame.nl.

Any questions about this job vacancy? Want to know more about BeGame? Then just send an email to Robin and he’ll give you all the ins and outs of this function and BeGame.

Are you the forward-thinking, passionate and experienced DBA / Sys Admin that will help us fly?

Your unique workspace at BeGame

At BeGame, we bring entertainment to the largest number of people. We put all our passion in creating solutions to make people enjoy and smile. You will get the opportunity to be part of the world of online gaming, making it bigger and better based on your ideas. You will get to work with our strong international team, consisting of unique individuals driven by their personal passions and every single one of them with entrepreneurship in their DNA.

Your challenge? Innovate and transform

You will be given a lot of freedom and the opportunity to contribute your own input to develop and maintain online gaming platforms. And we’re not talking about a couple of cute little online gaming sites, but 9 big online multiplayer platforms giving tens of thousands of gamers all around the world the opportunity to have fun. Which means that our platforms have to run and function 24/7! So they must be stable, quick and problem-free. Your skills as a System Administrator/DBA are the crucial links here because you will:

  • Install new / rebuild existing servers and configure hardware, peripherals, services, settings, directories, storage, etc. in accordance with standards and project/operational requirements.
  • Research and recommend innovative, and where possible automated approaches for system administration tasks. 
  • Ensure secure environments, compliant with international regulations
  • Take ownership of top severity incidents and ensure that they are handled and followed through to completion.
  • Apply OS patches and upgrades on a regular basis, and upgrade administrative tools and utilities. Configure / add new services as necessary.
  • Maintain operational, configuration, or other procedures.
  • Maintain data center environmental and monitoring equipment.
  • Perform daily system monitoring, verifying the integrity and availability of all hardware, server resources, systems and key processes, reviewing system and application logs, and verifying completion of scheduled jobs such as backups
  • Support LANs, WANs, network segments, Internet, and intranet systems.
  • Provision MySQL/MariaDB instances, both in clustered and non-clustered configurations.
  • Ensure performance, security, and availability of databases.
  • Prepare documentations and specifications.
  • Handle common database procedures, such as upgrade, backup, recovery, migration, etc.
  • Profile server resource usage, optimize and tweak as necessary.

What you offer

Innovation and transformation demands guts and entrepreneurship to be able to identify and resolve any and all challenges together with your team. And to put your hands to the wheel rather than sitting back and waiting for things to happen. And that’s why we need the very best people, which means that you have:

  • Proven work experience as a DBA.
  • Technical support experience, system engineering and administration experience.
  • Strong familiarity with supporting high-volume eCommerce websites
  • Scripting skills: bash, zsh, etc.
  • Network issues troubleshooting, VPN.
  • Strong understanding and familiarity with supporting a broad spectrum of environments, systems, and software, including (but not limited to) Linux, Windows, Apache, Nginx, SQL, and PHP-based applications.
  • Ability to quickly analyze issues and determine possible causes, and to identify appropriate solutions or escalation paths. A high aptitude for problem solving is required.
  • Proven experience in virtualization and containerization.
  • Understanding of the software development lifecycle and Agile/Lean principles.
  • Autonomous, detail-oriented, highly organized, and quick to adapt to changes.
  • Ability to work on a rotational shift basis, on weekends, and outside of typical business hours.

Also, you will:

  • Be familiar with continuous integration tools.
  • Have superb communication skills in both written and spoken English.
  • Have teamwork skills with a problem-solving attitude.

What we offer

  • A job where you’ll be managing the databases, hardware and server park of a number major online multiplayer platforms.
  • A very competitive salary package, depending on your knowledge and experience.
  • Lots of creative freedom and space for your own initiatives and contributions.
  • The most fantastic work environment you can imagine, with a team of committed, no-nonsense creative specialists in the heart of Amsterdam.
  • A MacBook Pro to work with and... uber-tasty coffee.

Are you up to the challenge?

Cool! Then what are you waiting for? We don’t like wasting time, so we’d love to hear about your creative innovation ideas straight away, and why you think you’re the developer who can take us up to the next level.

So, mail your CV, including your motivation, to Robin Sulmann via robin@begame.nl.

Any questions about this job vacancy? Want to know more about BeGame? Then just send an email to Robin and he’ll give you all the ins and outs of this function and BeGame.

Are you the forward-thinking, passionate and experienced Automation QA Engineer that will help us fly?

Your unique workspace at BeGame

At BeGame, we bring entertainment to the largest number of people. We put all our passion in creating solutions to make people enjoy and smile. You will get the opportunity to be part of the world of online gaming, making it bigger and better based on your ideas. You will get to work with our strong international team, consisting of unique individuals driven by their personal passions and every single one of them with entrepreneurship in their DNA.

Your challenge? Innovate and transform

You will be given a lot of freedom and the opportunity to contribute your own input to develop and maintain online gaming platforms. And we’re not talking about a couple of cute little online gaming sites, but 9 big online multiplayer platforms giving tens of thousands of gamers all around the world the opportunity to have fun. Which means that our platforms have to run and function 24/7! So they must be stable, quick and problem-free. We are looking for a Quality Assurance (QA) engineer to develop and execute exploratory and automated tests to ensure product quality.

  • Review requirements, specifications and technical design documents to provide timely and meaningful feedback.
  • Create detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans and test cases.
  • Estimate, prioritize, plan and coordinate testing activities.
  • Design, develop and execute automation test scripts (Codeception, Selenium, etc).
  • Identify, record, document thoroughly and track bugs.
  • Perform thorough regression testing when bugs are resolved.
  • Develop and apply testing processes for new and existing products to meet client needs.
  • Liaise with developers and product managers to identify system requirements.
  • Investigate the causes of non-conforming software and train users to implement solutions.
  • Track quality assurance metrics, like defect densities and open defect counts.
  • Stay up-to-date with new testing tools and test strategies.

What you offer

Innovation and transformation demands guts and entrepreneurship to be able to identify and resolve any and all challenges together with your team. And to put your shoulders to the wheel rather than sitting back and waiting for things to happen. And that’s why we need the very best developers, which means that you have:

  • Proven work experience in software development using PHP.
  • Proven work experience in software quality assurance.
  • Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools and processes.
  • Experience in writing clear, concise and comprehensive test plans and test cases.
  • Hands-on experience with both white box and black box testing.
  • Hands-on experience with automated testing tools.
  • Solid knowledge of SQL and scripting.
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process.
  • Experience with performance and/or security testing is a plus.
  • Hands on experience with relational databases (MySQL, PostgreSQL).

Also, you will:

  • Be familiar with Linux systems and shell scripting.
  • Be familiar with continuous integration tools.
  • Have superb communication skills in both written and spoken English.
  • Have teamwork skills with a problem-solving attitude.

What we offer

  • A job where you’ll be managing the databases, hardware and server park of a number major online multiplayer platforms.
  • A very competitive salary package, depending on your knowledge and experience.
  • Lots of creative freedom and space for your own initiatives and contributions.
  • The most fantastic work environment you can imagine, with a team of committed, no-nonsense creative specialists in the heart of Amsterdam.
  • A MacBook Pro to work with and... uber-tasty coffee.

Are you up to the challenge?

Cool! Then what are you waiting for? We don’t like wasting time, so we’d love to hear about your creative innovation ideas straight away, and why you think you’re the developer who can take us up to the next level.

So, mail your CV, including your motivation, to Robin Sulmann via robin@begame.nl.

Any questions about this job vacancy? Want to know more about BeGame? Then just send an email to Robin and he’ll give you all the ins and outs of this function and BeGame.