HTML Games Developer

Epic Industries


2 weeks ago

08/08/2019 10:21:23

Job type: Full-time

Hiring from: UK

Category: Software Dev


We’re looking for a full time UK-based, permanent addition to the technical team. In joining us, you will be helping us build primarily slot games formulated by our clients; taking initial designs and specifications and seeing them through to complete products. You will also help improve and maintain our cutting edge core framework, which is used as the foundation for all our games.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Typescript (or ES6 javascript and a strong knowledge of strict typing)

  • Experience making HTML5 browser games, mobile first

  • PixiJS (or equivalent rendering frameworks)

  • Basic npm / NodeJS knowledge

  • Git

DESIRABLE

  • Experience making slots / gambling games

  • Experience working remotely

  • A passion for gambling / slots

  • TDD (Mocha, Sinon, Chai)

  • Webpack

BENEFITS

  • Salary depending on experience

  • 100% work from home

  • Flexible hours

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