TypeScript Game Developer

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TypeScript Game Developer

Position

SOFTGAMES is the leading instant gaming company. We develop casual, truly social games that can be played instantly across all devices. SOFTGAMES is now looking for a Typescript Game Developer to craft next-gen Instant Games.


As part of a small, experienced and agile team the Typescript Game Developer will lead the growth of our HTML5 games portfolio on Facebook, Samsung and new platforms. We are looking for someone who is a very versatile professional with a creative mindset, good logical and analytical capabilities, who thinks from a user’s point of view and has the ability to prioritize & multi-task. You will collaborate with producers, artists and other game developers to share learnings and best practices.


You can either work REMOTELY or in our central Berlin office surrounded by a great bunch of people!


**Qualified applicants will be expected to complete a technical assessment.


Your role:

  • Develop new Instant Games using HTML5 and TypeScript using industry leading technologies and standards

  • Maintain and optimise features of existing HTML5 Games

  • Optimize the asset quality to reduce loading time and bandwidth usage

  • Debug and test games across different platforms

  • Build and maintain libraries and frameworks to be used by the development team

  • Recommend and implement new ideas and technologies

  • Work on schedule, set clear goals

  • Share knowledge and help colleagues

Your profile:

  • Great passion for games!

  • 3+ years of professional software engineering experience

  • Strong knowledge and experience with TypeScript (HTML5)

  • Knowledge of
    • PixiJS

    • Profiling and optimising JavaScript/TypeScript code

    • Node.js

    • CI/CD

  • Experience with build systems (e.g. Webpack or gulp)

  • Shipped at least 2 mobile/social title, preferably on multiple platforms

  • Ability to quickly get up to speed with existing code

  • Deliver high-quality and well-structured code

  • Open-minded and keen to learn

What we offer:


We have a flexible working setup - either fully remote or on-site in central Berlin. Your choice! Working and living at SOFTGAMES has many advantages as e.g. a high job security, great work-life balance and one of the best teams in the world :) Further our employees benefit from:

  • Flexible working setup: Your choice - either fully remote wherever you are or on-site in our modern office in central Berlin.
  • Further training: A personal learning budget to spend on learning and development, including books, workshops, etc.
  • Flexible working hours and home office: Productive hours differ individually. That’s why you're welcome to show up in the office whenever you're ready for it. Need to watch the kids or wait for a handicraftsman? No problem - we also offer the opportunity for home office.
  • Office: A super modern office with state of the art tech, based in the center of Berlin, quickly to reach from all destinations thanks to the excellent public transport connections.
  • Epic company parties: Regular off - and on side parties to celebrate, including a Retreat, Summer Party, Oktoberfest, Christmas Party.
  • Team spirit: Beyond our amazing parties and company events, the team further organizes activities themselves such as playing soccer together, a cooking group, a Japanese learning group, and much more.

About SOFTGAMES

With offices in Berlin (HQ) and Toronto, SOFTGAMES is an instant gaming company. We develop casual, truly social games that can be played instantly across all devices. We partner closely with Facebook, Samsung and more to craft the next generation of instant games that billions of people can play together. Become a part of our unique success story! More than 500 million people have already played our next-gen instant games. Join us and unleash your superpowers to build the future of gaming!

At SOFTGAMES, we believe that different perspectives and background in our teams contribute to the quality of our work. We value diversity and therefore welcome all applications - regardless of gender, nationality, ethnic and social origin, religion / worldview, disability, age as well as sexual orientation and identity.


Have we caught your interest? Then we look forward to your detailed application together with your salary expectations and earliest possible start date.