Scout Gaming is designing and developing the future of online Fantasy Sports. Scout Gaming is a Scandinavian IT product company with offices in Norway (Bergen), Ukraine (Lviv), Sweden (Stockholm). Both Bergen and Lviv are tech teams responsible for delivering the best design, engineering, testing, and sports statistic experience for our Clients.
27 сентября 2021

Senior Front-End Developer

Львов, удаленно

A little bit about us and our vision

Our ambition is to be world leading in fantasy sports and pool betting — join our journey!

Our products are primarily targeted at large international partners and customers. The fantasy sports-and pooled betting market is a rapidly growing market in Europe.

How fantasy games work: In fantasy sports, you are a manager for a team. Each player creates their own Fantasy team by “buying” real players (from any sport) and receives points according to how well the real players perform in the real matches/events.

Our products are already being used by millions of users, and Scout Gaming Group’s immodest ambition is to create the world`s best fantasy-and pooled betting solutions.

As a developer in Scout, you will be a big part of our journey towards this target.

What you should have:

  • Strong vanilla Javascript skills
  • Familiarity with one or more well established Javascript frameworks
  • Understanding of how your favourite javascript library works behind the scenes
  • Know your way around unix based systems
  • A keen interest and eye for design details, and strong opinions on these
  • Relevant higher education within computer engineering/development, or acquired competence through work experience that can compensate for higher education.

Nice-to-have skills:

  • The WebComponents Suite (especially Custom Elements)
  • Any bundler configuration (webpack, esbuild, browserify, rollup or others)
  • NodeJS (especially ExpressJS)
  • Basic SQL, MongoDB knowledge

As a person you are:

  • Ambitious, solution-oriented, and enthusiastic about technology
  • Good collaboration skills
  • Appreciates self-management and takes initiative
  • Have a high implementation capacity
  • Love to work with new technology and finding the optimal and innovative solutions

Your main tasks will be:

  • Be part of making new game concepts into a reality
  • Contribute to the system architecture and technical infrastructure
  • Сode implementation according to agreed architect and design solution
  • Сonfiguration, installation, and maintenance of the applications
  • Communicate and plan together with our developers, designers, and our Quality Assurance team
  • Gather and refine specifications and requirements based on technical needs.
  • Create and maintain software documentation.
  • Maintain current knowledge of industry trends and developments

In Scout Gaming you will work in an innovative and fast paced technology environment, where your opinions are valued when voiced. We are looking for strong front-end developers with an eye for good design and who are able to voice suggestions when seeing an opportunity to better the outcome of our products.

In our team you will be able to work with a solid web stack as well as our in-house library which is heavily based on WebComponents. Our teams are developing new features as well as new games continuously, and you will have the opportunity to work with game implementations as well as further develop our growing library.

Where will you work and with whom?

These days most of our team is working from home, however our office is open for everyone preferring the common office space! It’s located in the city center of Lviv, in a light and playful office space. We even have a Playstation, table football and a resting room.

In Lviv we are 64 employees:

  • 10 Backend/Frontend-developers
  • 2 DevOps
  • 4 Project Leaders
  • 4 HR/Administration people
  • 8 Quality Assurance Engineers
  • 22 Sports Statisticians/ Analyst
  • 6 Sport Traders
  • 7 Customer Support Representatives
  • Chief of Production

In Scout you will:

  • Be heavily involved in the development of world-leading solutions with some of the world’s largest iGaming and media companies as clients.
  • Get much responsibility, trust, and team support to solve exciting challenges.
  • Get the opportunity to continuous career development (professional and English courses sponsored by the Company).
  • Be part of an exciting journey to build a leading provider within the sports and betting industry.
  • Get competitive conditions for salary and other benefits.
  • You will spend your days in a collaborative and dynamic office with a highly skilled team, do great work, and have fun while doing so.

Benefits

We have established a very good working environment where we, among others, offer our employees flexible working hours, health-care benefits, professional courses and conferences, an option to choose equipment you need for work.

At Scout, you will meet challenges, get your own responsibility areas and get the chance to grow your own career as a developer. You will get big opportunities to upgrade, further develop and create brand new concepts. You will cooperate closely with our developer, product developers, QA and designers in Bergen and Ukraine.

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