Lead Full Stack Developer

Hours: Full time

Salary: Dependent on experience

Contract: Permanent

Location: Central London

 

Responsibilities

Your primary responsibility will be to lead the development of the platform user interface and backend service API’s, constantly striving to improve user experience by ensuring everything is as responsive and scalable as possible by delivering high quality and optimised code.

  • Providing updates, enhancements and new features to our platform UI

  • Evangelise best practices through effective consultation with your peers

  • Work with 3rd party vendors and continually review the latest technologies to help us stay ahead of the game

  • Engage with the operations and engineering teams to automate and improve our tools and processes

  • Write, review and take responsibility for technical documentation

 

Requirements

If you have most of the following, then we definitely want to hear from you:

  • 5+ years industry programming experience

  • Strong teamwork and leadership skills, ideally having fulfilled leadership or mentorship duties

  • Understanding of the front-end development lifecycle

  • Experience with RESTful services

  • Design, specification and development of backend services

  • Strong experience in HTML, CSS, modern JavaScript and the React framework.

  • Knowledge of back-end languages or frameworks such as C#, Go, Kotlin, Python, Node.js or Laravel

  • A proven track record building solutions for cloud PaaS, Iaas

  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English

  • Strong knowledge of Git source control

  • Strong experience developing for multiplatforms such as iOS, Android, Desktop or Games Consoles

 

Desirable - but not not essential

  • Passion for gaming - especially retro

  • Experience of writing games

  • Experience with Gamesparks

  • You love our brand and are excited about our vision

  • Familiarity with working with cloud infrastructure such as AWS and Azure.

 

If this job sounds ideal, please send a CV and a covering letter to jobs@antstream.com, letting us why you’re the perfect person for this job.