Goodboy Digital is hiring a

Lead Front-End Developer

DIRECT APPLICANTS ONLY, NO RECRUITERS PLEASE

Goodboy is an exciting, energetic, highly creative digital agency producing top quality digital for top quality clients such as BBC, Disney, Lucas, Turner, McDonald's, PBS, ITV and many more. We are always looking to meet skilled, positive, team focused people to help make the company even better.

You do this for the love of it. It’s not just a job to pay the bills - you’d be doing it anyway. You probably are right now in fact ;) Well how about you come and do it with us...

Goodboy was born from a love of digital. A company where the marriage of technology and creativity are its essence and run right through its core. Our dev will be an aesthetic minded coder who has a strong affinity for the visual world. You will also be OCD about optimisation and making every aspect of your work as slick and performant as possible.

Optimised eye-candy - that’s the Goodboy way!

Whilst we are extremely focused in the world of Javascript, HTML and WebGL, we are categorically not dogmatic about languages and techniques. If you know how to code for the web, then let's talk. We use whatever tech gives us and our clients the output required. We work agile, we work hard, we work smart. We’d love for you to come and join us to do the same.

Required skills and qualifications:


  • Building browser Games
  • Pixi.js
  • CSS / CSS3
  • Node.js
  • Flash / AS3
  • Working with Git
  • Working with 3D Maths / physics
  • Php /mySQL
  • Facebook Graph API
  • Objective C and C++
  • Create state-of-the-art digital award winning applications, experiences, and websites for AAA global brands.
  • Demonstrate creative coding prowess and an understanding of creating efficient and application architecture.
  • Work in tandem with the design team to ensure creative excellence.
  • Attending seminars and conferences, feeding your findings back to the team.
  • Work on R&D projects that will push the boundaries of the digital world to breaking point.
  • Stay focused under pressure and deliver to client deadlines.
  • Enthusiastic, eager to learn and with a burning desire to implement both internal and client solutions with emerging and new tech.
  • Brilliant with communication / team skills.
  • Extremely positive and constructive thinking how ‘impossible’ can be made into ‘possible’.
  • Able to take full ownership of development tasks and know when to collaborate on tasks with other members when their skills are better suited
  • An inspiration to the rest of the team!
  • Rewarded for your coding obsession with a career that will develop as fast as you want it to