SparkWare Technologies an 888 company is a software development center operating in Romania since 2013 as part of a multinational listed group, developing products and solutions in the online entertainment domain.
Our Section 8 games R&D department is looking for a hardcore JS developer who wants to improve himself continuously and will be able to create cross-platform (desktop, mobile, tablet) browser games played by millions of players.
In this role, you will make architectural and technical decisions, apply development best practices, maintain quality of the code, add unit tests and write clean documentation for our end user products. Also, you will work closely with different stake holders as producers, artist/designers and backend engineers.
-Becoming familiar with the existing in-house frameworks and with the current development process;
-Working closely with different stake holder to create HTML5 games;
-Providing maintenance to our in-house engines;
-Creating architecture and logical designs for new features that will be implemented;
-Build reusable, stand alone and modular new features;
-Providing input on end-user product;
-Staying up to date with industry technologies and frameworks;
-Promoting usability best practices;
-Creating cross-platform games and infrastructure for them;
-Writing clean, readable and well documented code and unit tests for it;
-Writing automated tests based on the QA test cases;
-Being involve in the entire lifecycle of a product from concept to delivery;
-Being able to offer reliable estimations for future projects and tasks;
Requirements and skills:
-Logical thinking and a passion for algorithms
-Experienced with several design patterns and OOP;
-Knowledge of industry common frameworks;
-Ability to translate a creative reference into a working experience;
-Strong debugging and optimization abilities;
-Familiar with Agile methods;
-Familiar with Git;
-Strong communication skills;
-Good interpersonal relationships;
-Ability to work in team and alone as well;
-Team Player – Share, collaborate, inspire, and communicate with others in order to achieve a common goal;
-Good time management skills and the ability to prioritize;
-Quick learner, creative, problem solver;
-High level English;
Requirements – advantages:
-HTML5 canvas or WebGL renderers and PIXI.JS experience is a BIG ADVANTAGE;
-Extensive knowledge working with GIT and GIT workflow;
-Experience with automation testing frameworks and workflows;
-Past experience with canvas games;
We always like to play and make our development life easier so it will be a bonus if you have a creating thinking and able to give ideas for new in-house tools that can do our daily work more efficient.
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