Front-end Engineer

Amsterdam /
Development /
Full-time
Do you love design and responsive web interfaces that just feel right?

Poki is an online playground with millions of users around the world. We bring fun games to players of all ages, while helping game developers achieve success on web and mobile. Our roots are on the web, but we're expanding to bring fun to our users on all platforms. We're looking for an experienced Front-end Engineer to join our Amsterdam office. 
Are you interested in building the foundation that will help us grow to 100 million users and beyond? Then read on!

Do you recognize yourself in the following?

    • I’m self-motivated and highly responsible – I thrive on freedom
    • I enjoy working in a dynamic and agile environment
    • I'm always open to new ideas, perspectives and solutions
    • I’m eager to learn, and love to share
    • I'd love to work with a fun, informal and diverse bunch of people

    • Then we are looking for you!

Your challenge:

    • Develop and improve the Poki for Developers dashboard, our game developer's tool for uploading and analysing their games. Making it the tool of choice for game developers that want to succeed with their games
    • Hack together rapid prototypes we design, to test out lots of cool new features with real users
    • Work together with our back-end team to implement our Go and Clickhouse API's.
    • Build beautiful dashboards that translate data to actionable insights for our team and for game developers

You:

    • Have 4+ years of professional web development experience
    • Have a deep understanding of modern-day web technologies, especially HTML, Javascript and CSS
    • Have extensive experience with React
    • Have a passion for design and outstanding UX – not just clean code
    • Understand the quirks of modern and less up to date browsers
    • Have a keen eye for detail and up-to-date knowledge of design trends and web technology
    • Are already based in The Netherlands, preferably around Amsterdam

Bonus experience:

    • Experience with Go, SQL (BigQuery/Clickhouse), RxJS - but we believe any good programmer can easily pick up new tools. Your skills, smarts and vision are way more important
    • A passion for (web) games
TL;DR:

As our Front-End Engineer, you have an excellent feel for design and are able to implement this yourself using the latest front-end web technologies. Your implementations work on all browser types and are fully responsive. You will be joining our agile development team.