Senior Frontend Web Developer

DraftDay Gaming Group, Inc.
Senior Frontend Web Developer
New York, NY

Fantasy sports are exploding in popularity and DraftDay could be your ticket to shaping what this will look like forever. Excited about designing and building scalable web applications? Apply to be an engineer at DraftDay and see your talents and enthusiasm matched while we pioneer this new and exciting industry. DraftDay has built an unmatched and awarding winning fantasy sports platform recognized around the world. We are backed by and partnered with industry leading gaming veterans, staffed with experts, and driven to innovate and grow. We are rapidly expanding our engineering team and looking for motivated candidates to join us on this exciting journey.

Candidate will work on frontend web development, ranging from innovative gaming interfaces to thoughtful administrative panels; designing, developing, testing, and delivering new features and enhancements to the platform.

Candidate must have experience working with cross-browser HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and jQuery, web graphics, mobile site design, responsive design, as well as graphic creation with the Adobe Creative Suite. Candidate should have experience and working knowledge of the LAMP stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL, & PHP), NoSQL, and full life-cycle development standards. Overall, must be able to plan and execute solutions with minimal research and join existing projects well underway.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with engineering team to build out frontend
  • Participate in project design and code review
  • Identify issues and optimize frontend UX
  • Follow and help improve upon existing coding standards

Requirements:

  • Relevant bachelors degree (though we accept all applicants who demonstrate mastery of our stack and design eye)
  • Must be proactive, self-directed, detailed and organized
  • 5-7 years professional work experience
  • Proficient in PHP, JavaScript, HTML, & CSS
  • Ability to debug custom code quickly
  • Driven to experiment and innovate solutions
  • Passion for building a fun and intuitive product

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