Front End Game Architect

Play’n GO leads the global Gaming Entertainment industry with an unrivalled ability to play nice with others while supplying cutting-edge casino games and bespoke back-office solutions. Thanks to our ever-passionate creative and technical chops, we keep growing. Are you game?

We are looking for a Front End Game Architect to join our growing team in our Sliema, Malta office.

Using state-of-the-art technologies and architectural patterns, our Technical Front End Architect will influence, lead and define technical solutions that will help shape and deliver cutting edge Casino games with a significant focus on user experience, performance and maintainability.

Part of the front-end team, you will be involved in developing, problem-solving and finding ways to enhance our gaming engine based on the latest web technologies.

Responsibilities of the Position

·       The ideal candidate is enthusiastic about delivering first-class games and drive this studio to the next level of excellence. Required is an experience of deep hands-on involvement in handling technical issues to properly guide the team to excellence.

·       As a referent for the Front-end squad, provide architectural guidance, validation and implementation for our Front-end Game engine.

·       Contribute to the definition and evolution of our reference architecture through technical evaluations and POCs.

·       Coordinate the technologies used for the game engine and the games in general by cooperating with the other developers.

·       As part of this role, travelling might be required.

·       Utilise technical knowledge and experience to support the teams in troubleshooting.

·       Work closely with other developers, QA and product team.

·       Writing high-quality code and documentation.

·       Contribute to our continuous improvement and lean thinking processes.

Required Qualifications, Skills and Experience

·       5+ years of substantial technical experience designing and implementing highly performant, maintainable and scalable frontend applications using the latest technologies

·       Proven JavaScript/TypeScript experience

·       Have worked with multiple front-end frameworks

·       Good experience with HTML5 / CSS3

·       Excellent Design Pattern knowledge

·       Structured software development and software life cycle

·       Experience using distributed version control

·       Games industry experience

·       Able to communicate perfectly in both written and spoken English.

·       Coaching ability

·       A talkative person, who can communicate clearly to a broad audience

·       Good problem- solving skills, both identifying and quickly solving them.

·       Team player with a constructive attitude

·       Passionate about web technologies and a strong desire to learn

Desirable Skills

·       Creating interactive content using Canvas and WebGL or OpenGL

·       ReactJS library

·       PixiJS library

·       Microsoft .NET C#

·       Responsive Design

·       Git & TeamCity & Octopus & JIRA

·       Experience with CI/CD

·       Experience in automated testing

·       Knowledge of Agile methodologies

Get in here. We need your mojo, your moxie and your beautiful mind. You were made to make a difference and you can do that here. You will be rewarded with challenges. You will thrive in secret and in collaboration. Together, we will amplify enthusiasm, add skillsets and exceed expectations. And quickly. This industry works fast. Are you game? Tell us about your superpowers. 

 Apply here: Please note that the position will remain open until the right candidate crushes it. 

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Sliema, Malta

The Point Shopping Mall
TP 01 Tas-Sliema Directions

Who We Want

Everybody is looking for the best and the brightest, but that’s not the only thing we’re about here at Play’n GO. We’re looking for enthusiastic, hardworking people dedicated to reaching new heights and pushing themselves to the next level.

Just as important, we’re looking for the right people to fit into our family here. We want fun-loving, energetic individuals who want to work in an exciting, active environment surrounded by like-minded people.

Sound like you? Of course, it does! Check out our vacancies and find your perfect position today!




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