🤘Playson is a B2B game provider with 9 years of experience on the market. Since 2012 we have ambitiously developed worldwide recognition in the industry. Nowadays, our main focus is on European Markets and we operate in 20+ different jurisdictions.
24 декабря 2021

Front End Developer (JS, Pixi.js)

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We are looking for a passionate Front End Developer to deliver high performance, fresh vision, and a desire for scalability within the company.
The job will suit the best a committed developer who is ready to work with the game engine and new feature development.

Must-haves to succeed in the role:
✅ 3+ years of JavaScript programming experience in a business environment
✅ Experience in Javascript ES6+ and with canvas JS libraries (Pixi.js)
✅ Node.js knowledge at least on a basic level
✅ Experience with Canvas and WebGL
✅ Experience in cross-browser development
✅ Strong knowledge of OOP, knowledge of game programming patterns, practices, and techniques
✅ Ability to quickly estimate tasks and to propose different solution algorithms
✅ Experience with Git
✅ Familiarity with Scrum workflow processes
✅ Analytical thinking
✅ Excellent communication skills and a team player mindset
✅ GTD (getting things done) attitude, self-sufficiency, open for learning
✅ Intermediate (or higher) level of English

Would be beneficial to know:
➕ Experience in game development is a plus
➕ Understanding of performance optimization algorithms, memory management, threading
➕ Experience with Spine animations
➕ Experience with Texturepacker
➕ Experience of work in Jira, Confluence
➕ Knowledge of Vue on a basic level
➕ Experience in full-stack development
➕ Basic knowledge of Python

What will you be doing?
Join a team of professional game developers
🤝 Practice openness and agility in game development
🤝 Be a part of Playson Engineering Community and exchange ideas, expertise
🤝 Support, develop and improve cross-browser games engine
🤝 Design and write functional unit tests against updated code
🤝 Oversee the impact of any changes on the core game engine
🤝 Cooperate with System Architect and take part in discussions when launching new features
🤝 Develop tools and scripts for work optimization

Why do we all choose Playson? 🤩

🔥 Competitive compensation fixed in USD
Transparent bonus system after a successful trial period
🔥 Full taxation coverage from the company’s side
🔥 Flexibility in your schedule (you decide when it is convenient for you to come to the office as long as it does not cripple down our development plans)
🔥 Full Medical Insurance coverage for you and your close +1
🔥 Remote work
Possible relocation to EU
🔥 Compensation of professional courses, events, meet-ups, etc.
🔥 Unlimited paid vacation leave and Ukrainian bank holiday
🔥 Paid sick leave in case of necessity
Employee Referral bonus program
🔥 Corporate team-building events, corporate parties
🔥 Opportunity to visit our corporate gym
🔥 When you decide to work from the office, unlimited fruits, fresh vegetables, snacks, tea, and coffee in the office with soul and spirit will be waiting for you!

If you’d like to work with open-minded and professional people, interesting in game development, and feel the passion for what you do — then Apply! We are excited for you to join the Playson!

Covid-19 times vs Playson

As an Agile Company, we were amongst the first ones in Ukraine to have transferred to remote work in mid-March 2020. Thanks to flawless communication and Scrum processes, we managed to maintain and even increase our productivity whilst working remotely — and we are super proud of that. 💪

What does it mean for newcomers in Playson?

🔹We hire employees for full-time remote work from all over Ukraine;
🔹In case you decide to work remotely forever — it is totally fine with us;
🔹In case you decide to work in our office in Kyiv or occasionally visit it- great news! We have renovated and transformed it to a co-working style so that our employees can have a hybrid choice of work mode ( mixing work at home and in the office just for a change);
🔹During pandemic times we make sure that your first days and weeks in Playson are as convenient as possible:

💻technical equipment is delivered to your home address wherever you are in Ukraine
🖥adaptation and onboarding on an immaculate level will make no difference in joining the company remotely.

Ambitious goals request a quick ability to maneuver through changes in the world. Playson is all about that.
Join us today! For any additional inquiries please 📩 email us at hr@playson.com