Frontend Developer

Location
Job Type Permanent
Salary
Reference 33749

We are looking for a Front End Tech Lead / Solution Architect for Games with the skills and experience mentioned below.

Responsibilities:

  • 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.

Skills:

  • Expert in JavaScript and the Pixi JS Engine
  • 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

Experience:

  • 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

Benefits:

  • 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.
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