Front-End Web Developer

Posted: Wednesday, 01 March 2017

If you are passionate about coding intuitive web interfaces, enjoy poring over source code from your favorite sites, and want to work with other great developers at a growing video game publisher, then we want to talk to you!

En Masse Entertainment is seeking a Front-End Web Developer to help extend, refine, and maintain our internal and customer-facing web sites. This person will work in an open, collaborative environment with friendly, driven professionals to increase awareness of En Masse and the games we publish.

Responsibilities:


  • Convert wireframes and mockups into prototype pages and applications.

  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use.

  • Optimize web applications for maximum speed and scalability.

  • Provide feedback about the technical feasibility and usability of web designs.

  • Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders.


Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in web development or equivalent degree/experience

  • Proficient understanding of client-side scripting in plain JavaScript and using frameworks, including jQuery and AngularJS 1.

  • Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML and CSS.

  • Basic understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS

  • Basic knowledge of image authoring tools, to be able to crop, resize, or perform small adjustments on an image

  • Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them

  • Good understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git


Preferred Skills:

  • Experience working with Ruby on Rails

  • Experience working with Console UIs

  • Experience working with Photoshop

  • Experience working in the games industry

  • Experience working with e-commerce

  • Passion for video games, especially MMOs


En Masse employees enjoy abundant opportunities for professional growth and the potential to learn on the job. Other job perks include:

  • Open floor plan where team members collaborate with one another on the fly

  • Great location in the heart of downtown Seattle

  • Complimentary refreshments in the kitchen


Applying for this Position:
When applying for this position, please include the following items in a compressed (.zip) file:

  • Resume

  • Code samples

  • Portfolio of previous work (if applicable)

  • Your favorite meme (and a brief explanation why)

You may include links to online versions of these resources, provided they are universally accessible.

No agencies, please

Location

Seattle, WA, United States

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