Junior HTML5 Game Developer

Spearhead Studios are seeking a Junior HTML5 Game Developer to join our rapidly growing games studio in Marbella, Spain. We create online casino games, have a gaming platform that is integrated to an ever-expanding external casino sites. We also partner with external games studios and distribute their games. In 2021, we expect to release more than forty games.

 

Role and responsibilities

  • Develop HTML5 games using typescript and PIXI
  • Collaborate with colleagues in the Product, QA, Art Team and Java game developer team to develop a playable game client
  • You will be involved in all iterations from initial design and until the game is released
  • Maintain and update existing games in our portfolio

Requirements

Minimum:

  • General JavaScript/typescript skills and a strong desire to master your craft
  • Good OOP knowledge and interest about design patters, programming good practices and all related with software engineering
  • Take pride to produce clean and easy-to-reuse code
  • Detail orientated with a keen eye for compelling user experiences and visual presentation
  • General understanding about the web ecosystem
  • General knowledge about consuming REST APIs
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Good English language skills

Good to have:

  • Computer sciences degree or similar technical education
  • Experience with PIXI skills or other similar rendering technologies
  • Knowledge of HTML5 animation techniques
  • Experience with 2D animation handling (E.g. Spine, Unity)
  • Experience using Git and handling repositories

 

Bonus points if you have:

  • Webpack/rollup
  • js
  • npm
  • Docker and Kubernetes

Soft skills:

  • Good problem-solving skills.
  • Attention to details.
  • Analytical thinking skills.

 

Perks & Benefits

  • Private medical insurance
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Internal and external training
  • Company accounts on PluralSight, Packt, Coursera, EggHead, FrontEndMasters, KaplanLearn, Audible and Udemy for Business
  • Company gifts and parties.
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