Web Engineer/s (Snr & Mid) - Kentish Town

Recruiter
Profile 29 Ltd
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
~£55k (neg.) + benefits
Posted
31 Oct 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job; Web Engineer/s (Snr & Mid) ? Kentish Town

This company is a leading online soft gaming operator with a multi-branded, multi-platform strategy to complement their own proprietary and acquired software. With 100+ brands and a significant market share of the UK bingo market they have also recently listed on AIM. Via global offices their 400+ employees are committed to investing in game development to provide unique, compelling and entertaining experiences to their growing customer base. They are after a Web Engineer/s (Senior & Mid) to help deliver their development strategy through ownership of systems architecture and development.

Responsibilities;

  • Create visually rich and high performant websites
  • Assist in the design and build of products to meet the business expectations
  • Work side to side with designer, UX professionals and testers to optimise user journeys
  • Apply best engineering practices with other team members, and maintain code quality across applications
  • Anticipate requirements, and build software in a flexible, scalable way
  • Collaborate with other product development teams and use their feedback as a basis for improvements
  • Write software following OOP best practices
  • Write software following the Design Patterns that best fit for a problem given
  • Write software following the SOLID principles
  • Write Unit tests following TDD
  • Write Integration tests following BDD
  • Ensuring the compliance of responsible gaming protocols

Attributes;

  • Awareness of accessibility issues and how to address them in UI development
  • Have a passion and eye for good web design
  • Proven ability to write clean, testable, readable code in a team environment using design patterns, SOLID and OO principles
  • Proven experience of building, automating and deploying software to production
  • Technical analysis experience translating business requirements into functionality
  • Gaming related industry knowledge and experience is a plus

Skills;

  • Experience of building websites using best practice techniques such as mobile-first, responsive design, progressive enhancement
  • Experience of graphic rendering using the HTML5 Canvas API
  • Knowledge of HTML 5, CSS3, Canvas, SVG and web standards
  • Experience applying SOLID design principles
  • Experience applying design patterns
  • Proven Javascript experience
  • Proven MVC framework experience using JavaScript MVC libraries (Angular 1 or Angular 2 or ReactJS preferred)
  • Proven experience on building high performant websites
  • Experience of build tools such as Gulp, Grunt and Webpack
  • Javascript Unit Testing using Jasmine/Jest
  • Experience with Test frameworks and tools (Karma, Mocha, Chai, Sinon, Protractor, Gherkin, Selenium etc)
  • Experience of using Object-Oriented programming principles that apply to JavaScript
  • Understanding of REST APIs

Requirements;

  • Excellent background on Agile methodologies (Scrum, eXtreme Programming, Kanban, Lean)
  • Excellent background of Agile practices (TDD, BDD, Coding Standards, Peer Review, Collective Ownership, Whole Team, Frequent Release, Continuous Integration)
  • Strong knowledge regarding Object Oriented Design, data structures, algorithm design, problem solving and complexity analysis
  • Understanding of SOLID principles
  • Experience implementing scalable software systems and platforms
  • Experience with software optimisation

Other Stuff;

  • £?s; fully D.O.E ~£45k for Mid, ~£55k for Snr,
  • Benefits; Private Medical Insurance, Life Assurance, Income Protection Insurance, Childcare Vouchers, free fruit, Nespresso Coffee Machine, regular company social events, an arcade room and a great team of people to work with,
  • Location; London Kentish Town NW5,
  • Interested? Please send CV (preferably as a Word doc as opposed to PDF),
  • Not for you but you know someone suitable? ?Profile 29 can pay a referral fee,
  • Please only apply if you are already eligible to work in the UK (indefinitely & without sponsorship),

This job was originally posted as www.jobsite.co.uk/job/959388903