Come join an ambitious mobile entertainment company which committed to leveraging the best technology we can to create fun experiences. PLAYSTUDIOS Vietnam is a subsidiary of the United States based leading mobile & social games company PLAYSTUDIOS Inc.

We are backed by dominant, multi-billion-dollar market leaders in the leisure and video game industries and a collection of powerhouse venture capital firms. Our founding team has over a century of collective gaming experience.

We at Playstudios have the pleasure of working on multiple games, from “POP! Slots”, a real-time MMO (massively multiplayer online) game, played by millions of users across the world, with new features released on a daily basis, to our latest addition of the Tetris brand.

The Java Backend team in Playstudios is responsible for building high-scale cloud-based real-time systems while facing unique challenges in the multiplayer world.

We love clean architecture and implementations that plan ahead and see the big picture (product-wise and technology-wise), we encourage learning (and failing) and sharing, and we deeply believe in taking responsibility and ownership of our projects.

We’re looking for a team player with strong communication skills, who’s not afraid of asking others and of self-learning. While having constant guidance, we expect you to quickly grasp complex systems and take full ownership of your domain.



  • Develop the backend services of our core game and features - from infrastructure to game logic, in Java and in Lua.
  • Execute full software development lifecycle: architect, design, implement, test (Unit, Integration & Manual testing), deploy and monitor.
  • Develop microservice-based distributed systems, both from scratch and by decomposing legacy components.
  • Investigate and solve production issues.
  • Ensure stability, security, performance and architectural cleanliness of our system.
  • Push and develop efficiency initiatives for our dev teams and the whole pipeline.


  • B.Sc in Computer Science or other equivalent experience
  • 3+ years (for Middle level) and 5+ years (for Senior level) of Java skills and object-oriented design experiences
  • Good command of English - written and spoken


    • Experience with distributed systems and microservices architecture
    • Experience with scripting languages (Python/Lua/JS/Go etc.)
    • Experience with Spring framework (Spring, Spring Boot etc.)
    • Experience with Message brokers or Stream-processing solutions (RabbitMQ/Kafka etc.)
    • Experience with dependency management frameworks (Maven/Gradle/Ant etc.)
    • Experience developing real-time large-scale applications
    • Experience in developing (or playing) online games
    • Experience with Cloud Platforms (AWS/GCP/Azure), Serverless applications and container technologies (Docker, Kubernetes etc.)
    • Experience with Splunk or other log analysis tool
    • Experience with Agile/SCRUM


    • Work directly with a global team of young and talented playMAKERS regardless of gender, age or experience.
    • Unlimited growth opportunities and continuous improvement with English classes, workshops and other technical training courses by highly-skilled members from all over the world
    • Bao Viet Premium healthcare coverage is 1.2 billion VND/person/year (including you and ALL your dependents).
    • A company of fulfillment: 100% salary on probation, 100% covered Social insurance, Health insurance and Unemployment insurance since probation. Moreover, Compulsory insurance for employees is also filled by the company. You only need to bear PIT.
    • 13 months salary/year.
    • Stock offer as our Loyalty Program.
    • Discretionary bonus.
    • Employee referral bonus program (Very attractive bonus range: from 300USD to 1000USD).
    • Flexible working time: 5 working days/ week - from Monday to Friday (Time won't be your fear, because productivity is what we care about).
    • Annual leave: 15 days in 1st year, 17 days in 2nd year, and 20 days each year thereafter
    • Sick leave: 5 days/year
    • Delicious, fresh and free meals are served daily!
    • High-end workstation laptop and screens (For Artist: optional Wacom Intuos Pro or Cintiq).
    • Equipment Allowance: 4,500,000 VND to pick your keyboard/ mouse/ headphone... in your own style.
    • Team building activities, staff trips, and company events across the year.
    • Other benefits: Sickness, funeral: support up to 2,000,000 VND/person; marriage, childbirth, and public holidays: up to 500,000 VND/person.