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JavaScript Developer

Job Title: JavaScript Developer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Staffordshire
Salary: 30000 - 35000
REF: SANJ/Sep 19
Contact Name: Dr Sanjeev Mehta
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 3 years ago

Job Description

The Company:

One of the UK's leading independent designers and creators of digital gaming content. We are a team of passionate individuals who come together to create high quality games for some of the world's leading gaming operators. We are able to draw upon years of gambling experience in both analogue and digital arenas. We believe our depth of product knowledge is unrivalled in the industry. 

Job Overview:

We are looking for an intermediate to senior level JavaScript engineer to join the Online engineering team. You will be working in a small but growing team. The role will be focused on creating casino games that run on a multitude of mobile devices across a wide range of browsers. You will also be expected to contribute and maintain the in-house game framework. If you like using the advanced JavaScript techniques and want to push the boundaries of what can be done with JavaScript then this job is the one for you.




  • 3-5 years Game Development Experience – ideally within the industry and using JavaScript
  • Strong knowledge of JavaScript fundamentals and advanced techniques
  • Works well on their own and in a team
  • Experience with cross mobile/browser compatibility 
  • Passion for writing clean well documented code 
  • Strong understanding of version control 
  • Ability to solve problems with a can-do attitude 
  • Good communication skills 
  • Exposure of TDD methodologies 
  • Experience with WebGL or WebGL frameworks (pixi, phaser) 
  • Knowledge of Node.js 
  • Exposure to build tools and scripting

What to expect:

  • The Online engineering team is currently 4-5 people.
  • Day to day job would include visually programming games, contributing to the in-house framework, bug-fixing
  • Perks include: small team and potential for professional growth, ability to have creative input and freedom within the job, flexible hours and potential to work from home (will need to be discussed), on-site Bistro with home-cooked food, pool table in the office.
  • Location: Dunston, Staffordshire.