HTML5 Games Developer

Betting Appointments
42000.00 GBP Annual
14 Jun 2018
30 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

HTML5 Games Developer



As part of our games studio, you will be responsible for the development of new innovative gaming concepts, in accordance with the company roadmap, and providing ongoing support for content released on the live platforms.

You will be working in an Agile environment, collaborating with product owners, client developers, devops and QA teams. You will be an active participant in developing an idea into a final product. As a highly motivated individual you will also be interested in learning and investigating new technologies and be comfortable suggesting ways to improve our technology platform.

We are regulated by the Gaming Commission so we have to be compliant in everything we do, and we are passionate about creating high quality games.

Bringing your own ideas, tools and experiences to the role is an essential part of what makes our development team so effective. Everyone has their own unique skill set.

Key Responsibilities:

? Development and maintenance of in-house HTML5 games to a detailed product specification using Pixi.js.

? Experienced in taking graphical assets from design and implementing them into functional in-game assets.

? Passionate about games, with an understanding of game-play mechanics

? Delivery of high quality code that is robust, well tested that is actively improved and maintained

? Self-driven learning and investigating and suggesting new ways to improve our tech platform

? Produce and maintain technical documentation as needed

? Follow our guidelines and development standards

What's most important is that you are an intelligent individual with a passion for computing, programming and problem solving.

Ideally we also look for a good degree in Computer Science, Games Development or Software

Engineering (or similar) from an established university.

We are looking for someone with good knowledge of modern HTML5 game development ideally with Pixi.js, confident and proficient with the Adobe product suite, ideally with knowledge of design patterns and best practices, experience with web services with JSON and XML, experience in highly performant game client development.

Key Technologies:

Typescript, Pixi.js, TexturePacker, Grunt, Bower, IDEA, TexturePacker, Git, Jenkins, Jira

It's important to us that you are eager to learn. We need people who are happy.

We regret that due to current volumes, we are unable to acknowledge every application. All successful candidates will be contacted as soon as possible. If you are contacted, please note that, as part of the registration process, you will be required to provide us with proof of identity and proof of eligibility to work in the UK.

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