EventsTag is hiring a

NodeJS/JavaScript Developer

London, United Kingdom

We are an event technology company creating pioneering experiences for some of the largest brands in the world by pushing the boundaries of what is possible using web technologies. With a close knit, multi-disciplined development team and an ever-expanding client base, we’re looking for a talented developer to jump aboard and help us achieve our aim of making EventsTag the best possible solution for event organisers to create, monitor and amplify the social media content that their guests are posting. Nicely settled into our cool shared offices at the Ministry of Sound in Elephant & Castle in South London, within easy reach of many different transport links you will be working on many products using the best technologies for the job.


  • Building new products, immersive experiences and impressive new features using bleeding edge technologies like Electron, NodeJS, Webpack, React, Yarn, Canvas, WebGL, three.js and more.
  • Integrating hardware like cameras, RFID readers, contactless payments and printers using SDKs
  • Mashing up interesting APIs like Dropbox, Twilio, Instagram, Twitter, Whatsapp and loads more
  • Integrating the experiences into our backend system through APIs, built on PHP/Symfony2.
  • Building UIs that are usable and beautiful
  • Playing a role in thinking up awesome new features for our rapidly growing user base.

Requirements

  • You must be eligible to work in the UK
  • You must be able and willing to work flexible hours when necessary
  • You must have at least 4 years commercial experience


  • Highly proficient in NodeJS and JavaScript
  • Knowledge of a Javascript framework, like React, AngularJS, Backbone etc
  • Gulp/Grunt/Webpack/Yarn/npm
  • Knowledge of data structures (like databases) and design patterns


  • Loves playing with new integrations and trying out new libraries
  • Has experience tinkering with Raspberry Pi / Arduino / Kinect
  • Knows about 3D/2D image processing using three.js, OpenCV, WebGL
  • An interest in Unity/AR/VR
  • Has some knowledge of PHP/Symfony 2
  • Is a real team player with great social skills
  • Is a self-starter with buckets of initiative
  • Has a sense of humour and a gif for every occasion

Benefits

  • £53,000 base salary (based on experience) tiered to grow with the company
  • 23 days annual paid holiday
  • Comprehensive welcome package, including a laptop
  • A day off on your birthday!
  • Subsidised trips across the pond to New York
  • Working in a multi-disciplined, highly-skilled development team where everyone learns from each other and has an opportunity to try new things outside their expertise
  • The opportunity to help take a company from a small start up to a world-renowned business
  • Regular happy hours and social events with the team
  • Breakfast, snacks, fresh fruit and unlimited hot brews
  • 1 year work anniversary rewards
  • Attendance at world-recognised events including SXSW in Austin, TX or Adobe Summit in Europe

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