Senior Javascript Developer


UK: London Bridge

Job Description

We are looking for a Senior Javascript developer to join the Playtech Innovation Labs to build new casino and online gaming solutions.

The Senior Javascript developer will be engaged in building:

  • Modern editors that allow for the rapid creation of online games and maths
  • Core game components for online games
  • Online games

This role is a fantastic opportunity for candidates who wish to work on new and interesting technologies and want to deliver the next generation gaming experience with one of the world's largest gaming companies. These will be undertaken using a modern continuous delivery development model.

Main Duties & Responsibilities

  • Help deliver modern UX driven web editors to build content and manage with Playtech
  • Help deliver game components that third parties can use to make online content
  • Working through all stages of software delivery lifecycle from requirements refinement, development, testing, release & maintenance
  • Work with the team in an agile continuous delivery model
  • Help support the use of the delivered game components and tools
  • Creating user documentation/videos
  • Assisting users with training and queries if required

Essential skills

  • Modern Web Development frameworks and languages
  • Javascript, Typescript
  • AngularJS, React
  • Bower, Grunt, npms
  • Ability to write efficient, clear code that is easy to maintain and test

Desirable skills

  • Additional Web Technologies
    • JQuery, Less, Sass
    • Jasmine, Mocha, Cucumber
    • Gaming/Rendering
    • Phaser, PixiJs, Webgl, Canvas, CreateJs, Unity, GameMaker
    • UX and Design
    • Git / Jenkins
  • Game industry experience

About us
Playtech is a leading software provider for online gaming operators and can be positively considered as one of the pioneers of the worldwide online and land-based gaming industry. Company's business portfolio consists of the most prominent names in the business, including Bet365, William Hill, PaddyPower, Gala, Coral, Betclic, Winner, Betfair, Poker770, etc. Behind the eminent success of Playtech's products and services there are around 5,000 people located in 14 countries, the majority of whom are engaged in research and development of current and future gaming technologies.

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