Senior Full-Stack Engineer

May 13, 2024

Job Description

Helika offers cutting-edge solutions to assist game studios in constructing, expanding, and refining their games. We’re a leading platform specializing in data analytics, marketing, and game management, aimed at tackling key challenges faced by studios:

  • Helika Acquire drives scalable and profitable User Acquisition.
  • Helika Analyze offers comprehensive insights for a holistic understanding of a game’s ecosystem.
  • Helika Engage provides tools for crafting compelling user experiences.
  • Helika Optimize optimizes user experiences to enhance engagement, retention, and monetization.
  • Helika AI creates contextual experiences tailored to segments and individual users.

Our platform enables studios, regardless of their technical or analytical expertise, to capitalize on successes, eliminate inefficiencies, and dedicate more time to crafting exceptional games. Helika serves as a comprehensive solution for all data-related issues in the gaming industry.

About the Role:

As a Senior Full-Stack Engineer at Helika, you’ll play a pivotal role in refining and advancing our platform. Reporting directly to the CTO, you’ll lead the design, development, and maintenance of scalable and efficient full-stack solutions. Working with technologies like Python, JavaScript, FastAPI, and AWS, you’ll collaborate closely with diverse teams to deliver innovative features and solutions aligned with our clients’ evolving needs.

Key Responsibilities:

Lead the Design and Implementation of Full-Stack Solutions:

  • Design and develop robust full-stack applications using Python, JavaScript, and FastAPI.
  • Ensure seamless integration of features and functionalities by collaborating with frontend and backend engineers.
  • Uphold best practices for code quality, performance, and security throughout the stack.

Drive Technical Innovation and Excellence:

  • Keep abreast of emerging technologies and industry trends to foster technical innovation.
  • Propose and implement solutions to enhance system architecture, performance, and scalability.
  • Mentor junior engineers to promote continuous learning and improvement.

Collaborate with Cross-Functional Teams:

  • Collaborate closely with product managers, designers, and stakeholders to translate requirements into technical solutions.
  • Work with QA engineers to maintain platform quality and reliability.
  • Engage in Agile ceremonies to ensure timely delivery of features and enhancements.


  • 7+ years of experience as a Full-Stack Engineer, with a focus on designing and developing complex web applications.
  • Expertise in Python and JavaScript, including frameworks like FastAPI for backend development.
  • Proficiency in frontend development using modern frameworks such as React.js or Vue.js.
  • Familiarity with cloud services, particularly AWS, and containerization technologies like Docker.
  • Strong grasp of software engineering best practices, Agile methodologies, and CI/CD pipelines.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and adaptability in a fast-paced environment.
  • Effective communication skills and the ability to collaborate across teams.
  • Passion for gaming and leveraging technology to enhance gaming experiences.

Why Join Helika?

Helika is at the forefront of revolutionizing the gaming industry, providing unparalleled analytics, game management infrastructure, and AI-driven optimization solutions. Joining our team means collaborating with innovative minds, enjoying professional growth opportunities, and making a significant impact in a dynamic industry. We’re committed to diversity and inclusivity, fostering an empowering environment for all team members.

Top AAA studios like Yuga Labs, Animoca Brands, Ubisoft, and others trust Helika to support their core analytics and data infrastructure needs. Helika is backed by leading VC firms, including Pantera, Diagram Ventures, Sfermion, and more.