Software Engineer (Python)

Platform Engineering (10001575) Full Time

Sat Dec 23 2023

Vilnius, Vilnius, Lithuania



Wargaming is a company with a rich history and a bright future. Founded in 1998, we have grown from a small team of passionate gamers into a global leader in the gaming industry.

Job Overview

Wargaming is looking to hire Python Software Engineer to Platform Accounts unit which is focused on developing a set of components providing authentication, registration, account management and restriction management capabilities, and GDPR compliance orchestration. The user-facing service implements OpenID and OAuth 2.0 servers, and integrates the Platform with social networks and game publishing platforms (Steam, Xbox Live, PSN, etc). There’s a Web UI for players, and APIs that are used by game clients and mobile applications. It’s a high-load fault-tolerant system built in Python.

What will you do?

  • Perform back-end development

  • Develop UI for external and internal users

  • Integrate external services

  • Make architectural decisions

  • Participate in code reviews

  • Collaborate and communicate with internal and external development teams in order to deliver the best online experience to our players

What are we looking for?

  • 3+ years of professional work experience

  • 2+ years of experience with Python, at least one Python framework (Django, Flask etc.), and some ORM libraries

  • Experience in relational databases (PostgreSQL, MySQL)

  • Good knowledge of HTTP and AMQP protocols

  • BS or MS degree in CS or equivalent

  • Strong unit-test and debugging skills

What additional skills will help you stand out?

  • Experience building highly scalable, distributed systems

  • High aptitude and technology-agnostic approach to engineering

  • Hands-on experience with Asyncio or any framework built on top of it (Aiohttp, FastAPI, etc)

  • Experience with Erlang/Elixir, JavaScript/TypeScript, Java, or willingness to learn

  • Knowledge of containerization systems (Docker)

  • Past experience implementing i3a components (Identity, Authentication, Authorization, Audit).


Benefits and perks are tailored to the local market and culture. Our benefits in Kyiv include:

  • 24 business days of annual leave per calendar year
  • 6 trust days per calendar year
  • Career development and education opportunities within the company
  • Premium Private Health Care (with wellness program option)
  • Mental health support
  • Life event bonuses (Employee’s Birthday, Marriage, Child’s Birth…)
  • English courses with 50% contribution
  • Employee discounts
  • Personal Gaming Account 
  • Coffee, fruits, and snacks in the office
  • Company events 
  • Seniority Awards  
  • Referral program - You can recommend the best talents to the company and receive a reward.

About Wargaming 

Wargaming is an award-winning online game developer and publisher headquartered in Nicosia, Cyprus. Operating since 1998, Wargaming has become one of the leaders in the gaming industry with 16 offices worldwide, including studios in Chicago, Prague, Shanghai, Tokyo, and Vilnius. Our diverse and multicultural team works together to deliver a top-class experience to millions of players who enjoy Wargaming's titles across all major gaming platforms. Our flagship products include free-to-play hits World of Tanks, World of Warships and World of Tanks Blitz.

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