+6 years of prior experience of software development as employee or contractor
+3 years of working as a developer for slot games
Experience being a team lead or similar
Experience working with graphically performance-heavy web applications and games
Interest in computer graphics programming, animations, and effects
Experience with client-server integrations
The ability to deliver in an agile, iterative environment where pace is high and all voices matter
We also value
Experience with hardware-accelerated 3D techniques
Experience working with TDD and automated testing techniques
Any other creative skill, from sound design to 3D modelling
• Professional growth
• Educational possibilities
• Competitive compensation
• Fully-equipped perfect office space located in the city center (“Palats Sportu” metro station)
• Warm and friendly attitude to every specialist
• Possibility to cooperate with a product company
Who are you and what do we offer
We are seeking a positive, creative, and self-motivated developer that wants to help us create the best damn gaming experience ever. You understand and embrace good development practices and you take pride in writing code that is easy to test, read and maintain. At Quickspin, Team comes first — and so you are also, of course, a team player. We go by the vision of “We create Awesomeness” and that goes with everything we do — From creating a great work environment together to making thrilling games. Life at Quickspin simply never gets boring — and it won’t take long until it really feels like home. You will be surrounded by kind, corny, and simply put — awesome people — that are truly passionate about what they do. We are also proud to say that we offer an excellent package, flexible hours and of course, a challenging and rewarding job in one of the fastest growing and most exciting industries there is.
Quickspin is a Playtech company and one of the world’s leading providers of innovative and entertaining video slots. We have a long and successful history of creating award-winning games and doing so with awesome colleagues. We constantly strive to improve and are now looking for a senior Game Developer to join us in our Kyiv office, located in the city center (‘Palats Sportu’ metro station).
About the role
As a Game Developer at Quickspin, you are an important part of the creation of our awesome games. You will be working in a small agile team that is responsible for taking the game from a concept stage to a finished game, optimized for both desktop and mobile devices. Not only will you be the lead developer and write structured, testable quality code but also support the graphics and FX artists with implementing and coding art and graphical effects. You will have a close collaboration with the game studio in Stockholm, the role therefore requires excellent written & spoken English skills. Being a senior slot game developer and with your excellent communication skills, you will also be the team lead in Kyiv and support your fellow developers in any way possible.
We believe that working closely in small team is crucial in creating the best games and it helps us in an agile way to take faster and better decisions. We develop our games in TypeScript and they are rendered with the PIXI engine in WebGL and Canvas. We also work with ThreeJS for our 3D rendered games. To give the players the best experience, we put a lot of effort in optimizing our games for all platforms, both regarding file size and performance. We work in an ambitious, casual and fun atmosphere where we take a lot of pride in the games we create.