We are looking for a Front End Tech Lead / Solution Architect for Games with the skills and experience mentioned below.
- Develop and maintain the core FE gaming platform (based on Pixi JS)
- Develop and maintain the in-house Layout Tool for building games (web based)
- Assistance in working on content pipelines and adaptation and optimisation of source content
- Work in collaboration with the Group Chief Architecture to develop systems and game engines
- Work in collaboration with FE developers and Games Product Owner to facilitate the needs of current projects
- Work in collaboration with the Game Studio Concept team to increase the technological capabilities to meet demands of future projects
- Ownership and responsibility to review of game code, performance and compatibility with targeted devices and technologies.
- Knowledge of advanced Algorithms and Data Structures
- Strong Maths in particular 3D geometry and physics
- OOP concepts, use of design patterns where appropriate
- Advanced knowledge of 3D graphics and three.js
- Knowledge of 3D animation formats for web
- Advanced knowledge of Canvas and Web GL
- Knowledge of web animation formats and Spine advantageous
- Knowledge of Physics engines and Box 2D advantageous
- Knowledge of Unity advantageous
- Some knowledge of Flash and ActionScript 3.0 Advantageous
- 4+ years of relevant experience
- University degree in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent industry experience
- Experience creating Online Games and Gaming Systems
- Experience in Gambling Games highly desirable
- Experience in optimizing code for low spec devices and mobile bandwidths
- Experience of online gaming compliance features advantageous
- Competitive salary package.
- First class vibrant modern office environment.
- Regular company lunches – we like to feed! (Sorry diets!)
- Fun social and team building activities once a month.
- Fully paid lunch allowance when working in the office.
- Company pension contribution scheme.
- Private medical and dental insurance.
- Programme of support in personal and professional growth.
- Top spec laptop and mobile phone.