Lead Front-End Developer

Isle of Man | £43,000 to £50,000 | Permanent

Our client is an incredibly fast-growing Asian facing eGaming brand. Producing cutting edge games across sports, casino, bingo and lottery they complement each product with tailored SEO, web technology and system development. Working in a collaborative, dynamic style at the forefront of eGaming their philosophy is simple: Be the best we can.

Reporting to the Head of Sportsbook, the Lead Front-End Developer will direct, design, develop and maintain all our products from a front-end perspective. Challenging yet rewarding, you will play a key role in setting the long-term direction of business and overall delivery of each product the business produces.

Overview

  • Advocating, agreeing and designating best practices among the team

  • Front end development, development and maintenance for gaming products

  • Research, evaluate and introduce new technologies and solutions

  • Utilising technology to improve research and development efficiency

  • Experience in setting up and designing new products

  • Experience maintaining and refactoring of older legacy products

  • Mentorship and guidance of less experienced developers.

Candidate

  • Computer science related major/bachelor’s or 5+ years’ experience relevant experience

  • Excellent knowledge of JavaScript and ECMA Script 5+

  • Good understanding of W3C standards. Knowledge of Vue.js is an advantage

  • Strong development experience Node.JS technologies - Angular | React

  • Proficiency in front-end technologies such as HTML / HTML5 / CSS3 / JavaScript / Bootstrap

  • Strong experience of developing using a “unit test first” approach

  • Experience of code revision systems such as Git or BitBucket / Subversion

  • Excellent data structure and algorithm design knowledge

  • Experience in deploying applications to cloud environments: Google Cloud / Azure / AWS

  • Knowledge of CI environments such as Jenkins with a unit test first approach

  • Gaming Industry experience, particularly in Sportsbook, is advantageous.