Web Developer- Temp to Hire

Engineering Toronto, ON


Kim Kardashian Hollywood

Description

Glu Mobile (NASDAQ:GLUU) is a leading global developer and publisher of free-to-play games for smartphone and tablet devices. Glu is focused on creating compelling original IP games such as COOKING DASH, DEER HUNTER, RACING RIVALS, TAP SPORTS BASEBALL and TAP SPORTS FOOTBALL, and branded IP games including KIM KARDASHIAN: HOLLYWOOD, TERMINATOR GENYSIS: REVOLUTION, and MISSION IMPOSSIBLE: ROGUE NATION on theApp Store, Google Play, Amazon Appstore, Facebook, Mac App Store, and Windows Phone. We have worldwide studios in North America, Russia, China and India. Our headquarters are in the heart of the bustling financial district of San Francisco. To learn more, follow this link: http://www.glu.com/

Role Overview

As a Web Developer you will help us break new ground on a title that will take social connection to the next level. You will be part of building the internal web tools for a title that will need to support millions of daily players. Our games are services and are continually being improved upon. We are looking for a passionate developer with a high degree of ownership and the technical skills to take on the challenge.

Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain responsive web UI with Javascript using AngularJS 2
  • Experience with RESTful web services, APIs and dynamic database driven web applications
  • Collaborating with cross-functional team members (e.g. server programmers, designers, producers) on features, design and implementation
  • Ability to take high level direction, define tasks to meet a goal and hit deadlines

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree or diploma in Computer Science, or related field; or two to four years related experience and/or training; or an equivalent combination of both
  • At least 3 years of professional experience developing web applications. Able to turn mockups into functional UX
  • Experience with Javascript, and AngularJS
  • Knowledge of software design patterns such as MVC
  • Experience working with REST APIs
  • Be able to ship high quality, efficient, test oriented code which works across browsers
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment with multiple concurrent priorities

Preferred Skills:

  • Server programming experience with PHP

Life at the cutting edge of wireless technology is an exciting but demanding place to be. Glu is always on the lookout for exceptionally talented individuals to join our team.  We reward talent, creativity, and the ability to get the job done.  At Glu, you’ll find dynamic people, a hip, forward-thinking culture, a team-oriented environment, and opportunity for advancement.  If you are interested in mobile technology and want to be a part of a team that makes the future of wireless technology happen, then Glu is for you! 

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