Interim HTML 5 Mobile Web Developer : Gaming
Based in London : GBP550 daily rate, ongoing contract
Our Client is a fast growing and vibrant software house which specialises in developing applications and games for the gambling industry. The company has several big name Clients and is committed to delivering industry leading user interfaces on top of robust and scalable back end systems.
It operates a relaxed work environment which promotes proactivity, teamwork and best practices, as well as providing opportunities for career progression where deserved.
We are looking to hire experienced Mobile Web Developers to build rich HTML5 games. Responsibilities will mainly include selecting the appropriate frameworks/libraries (if any) to use, coding, and testing.
As well as excellent written and oral communication skills, the candidate would be expected to show a strong understanding of:
: HTML5 (including canvas, audio, video, websockets and local storage)
: CSS3 (including complex transitions, media queries, and either SASS or LESS)
: RESTful web services
: Debugging and profiling tools (including Charles, WebKit Web Inspector)
It is also essential that the candidate has, at minimum, four years of professional web development experience in a team environment. At least two years of experience must have been spent developing mobile web front ends,
including hands:on testing using both emulators and real devices.
Finally, the candidate must have a genuine interest in the Gaming / Online industry and aforementioned technology stack, a trait quantified by their ability to stay up to date with the latest developments and best practices.
In addition to the requirements listed above, candidates would be at an advantage if they could show that they have:
: Experience with Node
: Experience with at least one MV* framework (e.g.AngularJS, Backbone)
: Experience with at least one testing framework (e.g. Jasmine, Mocha)
: Experience with either Grunt or Bower
: Experience with Test Driven Development