HTML5 Games Developer
We are looking for team-players who combine meticulous attention to detail, along with the ability to get behind the team vision and help us deliver the roadmap.
You’ll have the ability to write clean, understandable code and be keen to share knowledge across the studio and beyond. We want developers who are passionate about perfection, are capable of self-managing, and who know how to deliver applications on time and issue free. In return you’ll be given licence to express your creativity and work as part of a collective delivering compelling player experiences, having fun while you do it!
You will be required to provide Front End development for our online gambling games. Typically, projects can be broken into two types: new games and portfolio support.
New Game Projects: You will develop HTML5 casino games (predominantly slots) using Typescript on a Robotlegs/Inversify architecture. You will be able to adapt to changing functional and design requirements during an Agile development process.
Whatever type of project you work on you’ll be expected to contribute creatively to make games players want to play, and also help the team refine our processes to become leaner and more efficient.
We have positions available at all levels, whether your background is currently online casino development or more casual Canvas/WebGL games.
Ability with Typescript (or experience with Actionscript)
Demonstrably knowledgeable in the principals of Object-Oriented Programming
Professional or extensive personal experience with Pixi.js
Understanding of Design Patterns, particularly MVC
The core skills:
HTML5 Cross-Platform mobile development
Solid understanding of device compatibility and performance issues
Writing concise, readable and simple code
Knowledgeable about Canvas/WebGL
Version control with Git
Working with 3rd party service APIs
Great team player and communicator
Of extra interest:
Understanding of slot games and game mechanics
A previous development role at a slot game content provider
Optimising design and animation strategies for performance and bandwidth
Experience of working with localised text and different character sets.
Client/server JSON integration and debugging
Demonstrable game based personal projects
Node JS and NPM knowledge
Experience with Agile methodologies
Creativity beyond coding
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