Senior Front-End Developer

Code | Montreal

We are looking for a talented Front-End Game Developer to join our development team. As a Senior Front-End Developer, you will be part of our agile team working on the front-end integration of our games. You will participate in the elaboration of new game concepts and features and be responsible for the quality of the games you develop.

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You will be responsible for: 

  • Participating in designing the front-end aspects of a game design including entertainment, pacing, features, and UI functionality.
  • Designing, developing, and maintaining games in JavaScript (TypeScript).
  • Developing new front-end game development tools, features, or extending current ones.
  • Developing new casino games with our game development framework.
  • Integrating the game graphics and visual effects.
  • Integrating the game business requirements and features.
  • Ensuring entertainment value to end users.
  • Maintain and test games and tools to ensure stability.

Essential experience: 

  • Technical degree or higher in computer science
  • Minimum of two years of JavaScript (Canvas and Typescript) game development for mobile and desktop platforms.
  • Experience with Pixi.js or Phaser.io JavaScript/CSS frameworks.
  • Solid knowledge of Object Oriented Programming, MVC and other design principles.
  • Experience working in agile and iterative environments.
  • Familiarity with JIRA and/or other project tracking tools.
  • Familiarity with Git and feature branching approach.
  • Understanding web browser game development, with focus on mobile.
  • A flair for game graphics programming, animations, effects, and optimization for best performance for online and mobile use.

Desirable experience: 

  • Experience developing slot machine front ends.
  • Good understanding of casino games and real money gaming mathematics.
  • Experience working with graphically performance-heavy web applications.
  • Experience with client-server integrations and serialization techniques.
  • Open to challenges of learning new languages, technologies, frameworks and approaches to development.
  • Experience in game development projects (hobby or professional).
  • Experience with other programming languages (C#, Java, / PHP / Python / C++, etc) is an asset.
  • Genuinely wants to do a good job as a matter of pride in one’s work.
  • Keen to learn and demonstrate ability.
  • Self-motivated.
  • Bilingual (French and English) is an asset.

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