eSports Stealth Startup is hiring a

Software Engineer -- Front End Developer

Los Angeles, United States
Full-Time
Remote

 This is a full-time month to month contract position.

 

About Us:

Stealth Startup - eSports Market

We are a well funded stealth startup in the eSports market with one goal: Make eSports tournaments fun and accessible to everyone. Whether you’re a novice League of Legends player or killing it in Hearthstone, we’re recruiting only the best to help us build the largest tournament platform in eSports.

Our team is made up of games industry veterans and the most experienced tournament organizers in the world - who have collectively run more than 15,000 tournaments to date. We are still a small team, growing quickly, and focused on building a world-class company.

Job Title

Software Engineer -- Front End Developer

Description

Working closely with us you will be bug fixing, improving, and adding new features to our platform Front End. You will also be authoring HTML and CSS for the site. We are building a team of collaborative professionals who work well together, share knowledge in order to help enhance the skills and abilities of the team, and get work done using best practices as efficiently as possible.

Responsibilities

  • Work closely with our team to learn the tournament platform front end code base.

  • Fix bugs in the our platform.

  • Develop new features in the our platform.

  • Improve existing features in the our platform.

  • Write and perform selenium tests as required.

  • Optimize performance of front end code, especially in AngularJS

  • Assist in management and planning of your assigned tasks including estimations of the time to complete them.

  • Participate in managing your tickets through JIRA.

  • Take part in daily scrums.

  • Share your knowledge with the team in order to enhance everyone's capabilities.

  • You may be called on for UI / UX assistance as well

Minimum Qualifications

  • Programing Experience in Javascript

  • Experience with HTML 5

  • Experience with CSS 3

  • Working Experience with AngularJS (expert prefered)

  • Working Experience with JQuery

  • Experience with Front End CSS frameworks (Bootstrap or Foundation)

  • Ability to work well on a team

  • Experience with revision systems (Git or Mercurial)

Preferred Qualifications

  • 2+ years work experience in Javascript, HTML and CSS.

  • Working Knowledge of PHP (at least passing)

  • If no knowledge of Zend Framework, then knowledge of equivalent MVC PHP framework view authoring

  • Experience with Selenium

  • Experience with asset management system like Bower

  • Experience with Grunt or Gulp

  • Experience with KarmaJS and making code test cases

  • LESS or SASS CSS

  • Experience working in Agile

Personality Traits:

  • Self motivated

  • Able to interact well with others and communicate effectively with team members without incident.

  • An interest in growing and improving as a developer and sharing your expertise with others.

  • An interest in the subject matter (eSports) is preferred though not required.

 

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