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Intrepid Studios

San Diego, California - United States
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Front End Web Developer

Description

We are obsessed with crafting a unique MMO, if you’re up for the challenge, let's make it glorious together!  Here are some specifics on what we're looking for...


Intrepid Studios’ Ashes of Creation team is looking for a highly motivated and talented Web Platform Front End Developer to join us, here in beautiful Southern California. This role will report to the Web-Platform team and support our microservices team by developing high traffic graphical marketing websites & user focused web interfaces to ensure that we continue to deliver to our community great experiences that only Intrepid can provide! This is a great opportunity to unleash your creativity and partner with talented game veterans to craft a unique MMORPG experience that helps bring people together.

What you will accomplish:

  • Scope, develop and deploy updates to ashesofcreation.com, intrepidstudios.com and other web properties based on design specs & stakeholder input.
  • Collaborate with artists, producers and other developers to make sure that website updates and codebase fall in line with modern standards and best practices.
  • Drive campaign tracking for marketing initiatives using Google Analytics and Tag Manager
  • Aid engineering in frontend work for Intrepid Studios account systems
  • Work as needed to assist other ancillary frontend development work
  • Efficiently self-manage to balance working independently and with other developers
  • Create and document complex systems in a clear manner for others to rely on as a reference and potentially to expand upon.

What you bring to the team:

  • A minimum of 3+ years of experience working in frontend web development
  • Comprehensive understanding of high traffic marketing websites
  • Solid understanding of Javascript
  • Experience with one or more JS frameworks such as Angular, VueJS or React.
  • Experience working with backend technologies such as NodeJS
  • Experience consuming API endpoints
  • Ability to create web ready assets from a PSD file
  • Experience with version control systems like Git or Perforce
  • Experience with CSS compilers such as SCSS or LESS
  • A positive, collaborative, and self-motivated mindset that works well with other developers
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related equivalent experience

Extra Awesome:

  • Master’s degree in Computer Science or Engineering
  • Fluent with modern, headless CMS systems
  • Experience in AAA game development
  • A Passion for making and playing MMO games
  • Familiarity with Ashes of Creation
  • A portfolio that demonstrates a keen eye for detail and the ability to create maintainable, high-quality code

Required Application Materials:

  • Resume & Portfolio
  • Cover Letter which should include:
    • Relevant information about yourself that demonstrates exceptional ability and goes beyond your resume
    • Why you are interested in working at Intrepid
    • What games you are currently playing

What We Offer:

  • Medical health benefits covered 100% for employee & dependent
  • Paid vacation & Sick days
  • Company Bonus’
  • Company matched 401k
  • Fun & creative environment
  • Healthy work life balance 
  • Free onsite gym