JavaScript Web Developer (Game UI)

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Atherstone
Salary
300.00 - 350.00 GBP Daily + GBP300 - GBP350/day
Posted
26 Sep 2019
Closes
24 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Contract
JavaScript Web Developer (Game UI)

Location: Twycross (Leicestershire)

Day Rate: GBP300 - GBP350

Contract Duration: 6 Months Initial

TEC Partners are recruiting for a JavaScript Web Developer, with experience with modern JavaScript frameworks, to join a big-name client of ours in the games industry. Sat alongside fellow engineers, designers and artists, you will be responsible for helping to build the core web components used to implement the various UI designs, along with extending and developing the UI toolchain to support the current and future needs of projects. If you are an experienced JavaScript Web Developer looking for an exciting new challenge, then this is the one for you!

The team are big believers in high-quality engineering and, since they are developing their products as services, they aim for fast iteration but with a focus on robust methods. This means as a JavaScript Web Developer, you'll join a team that embraces modern development practices such as continuous delivery, automated testing, code reviews, pair programming and agile methods.

The company are a major player in the games industry, with a long standing, enviable reputation and a large portfolio of successful, well-known and award-winning titles. Based in their custom-built HQ boasting state-of-the-art facilities and set in an idyllic countryside location, they are a business who strive to make themselves a great place to work. With an emphasis on having fun every day, in order to keep the creative juices flowing, and a strong belief in a healthy work/life balance, this is a great opportunity to join a company that not only works on a multitude of exciting projects, but looks after their team too.

Key Accountabilities:

Deliver high-fidelity web-based solutions to support next games.
Build creative solutions to technical problems encountered.
Continuously work to minimise technical debt and maintenance hazards.
Champion quality in the development process
Be part of the culture; Be inquisitive, try things out, break stuff, help people be even better, think like you own the place.
Liaise with other teams, help identify technical challenges and identify core player value.Key Skills:

Modern JavaScript Web Development
Solid understanding of Design Patterns and Object Oriented Design
Experience working with JavaScript frameworks such as React, Angular, Backbone
CSS and Preprocessing
Experience working with web components
Understand the complexities of working on multi-lingual products.
Have a keen eye on rendering performance, and know how to profile
Experience working with Typescript desirable, but not essential
Experience writing unit tests in Jasmine or similarThis is a chance to join a dynamic and thriving team, and work in an exciting and forward-thinking environment, with a big name in the gaming industry. If you are an experienced JavaScript Web Developer and have a strong selection of the necessary skills/experience, then get in touch right away to avoid disappointment!

If you are interested in the position or would like to discuss further, please send your CV for immediate review