Senior Software Engineer- Retail & Ecommerce

Spark · Frisco, Texas
Department Spark
Employment Type Full Time
Minimum Experience Experienced



Senior Software Engineer- Retail & Ecommerce

The Gearbox Entertainment Company is an award-winning creator and distributor of entertainment for people around the world. Gearbox Entertainment develops and publishes products through its subsidiaries, Gearbox Software and Gearbox Publishing. Gearbox Entertainment has become widely known for successful game franchises including Brothers in Arms and Borderlands, as well as acquired properties Duke Nukem and Homeworld. Gearbox’s ambition is to entertain the world and its key driving objectives include the pursuit of happiness for our talent, partners and customers, the prioritization of entertainment and creativity and a measured respect for profitability. For more information, visit

Gearbox Software is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join the Spark team. Spark is a platform and online game engine supporting both internal and external titles. In this role, you would be leading efforts to design, build and maintain RESTful services, serverless applications and websites as they relate to our retail and ecommerce program.


  • Design and develop highly available server functionality and single page applications.
  • Work with gift card program staff to identify work and see it to completion.
  • Help team leads identify technology requirements and project risks.
  • Maintain platform documentation.
  • Contribute to code reviews.


  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, related field, or equivalent training and professional experience.
  • 5+ years of experience developing backend services that scale to millions of users.
  • Working experience with a frontend framework like Angular or React.
  • Working experience with at least one backend language like Ruby, Python, Java or Go.
  • Familiarity with Amazon Web Services (AWS) or another major cloud provider.
  • Familiarity with Linux.
  • Excellent teamwork skills, flexibility, and ability to handle multiple tasks.
  • Passion for software development and OO Design.
  • Familiarity with various database technologies (we use MySQL)

Bonus Points For:

  • Working experience with serverless / lambdas.
  • Familiarity with Docker.
  • Multiple platform development experience (Linux, Windows, OSX)

Gearbox Entertainment believes that all team members should be able to enjoy a work environment free from all forms of discrimination and harassment. We are committed to reflecting the diversity of the world we strive to entertain. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we provide fair and equal treatment to all team members and applicants. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability, genetic information, pregnancy or maternity, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable national, federal, state or local law.

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  • Location
    Frisco, Texas
  • Department
  • Employment Type
    Full Time
  • Minimum Experience