Full Stack Developer - Laravel/Vue

Stratford (London)

Full Stack Developer Laravel/Vue (Contract or Full time – London based)

 

 

 

 

STUDIO OVERVIEW

Sports Interactive (SI) is the world’s leading developer of football management simulations through its Football Manager series of games. Founded in 1994 and now based in East London's booming technology hub at Here East in Stratford, SI, as a continually successful and profitable company, is now looking to expand its full-time staff as it pushes out across both existing and emerging gaming platforms.

SI’s games have enjoyed an unparalleled history of commercial and critical success, with 12 of its creations among the UK's Top 20 fastest-selling PC games of all time and five in the UK’s top 20 best-selling PC games of all time. Sports Interactive became a wholly owned subsidiary of SEGA in 2006.The studio is a vibrant environment, full of talented and dedicated people with drive, passion and creativity, who enjoy working within a close-knit team as part of a lively, self-motivated and forward-thinking company.

Sports Interactive looks after its staff’s well-being with a flexible working schedule that make the studio a relaxed and friendly place to work (with free gym membership, in-house massage therapy, a leading benefits package and a flexible working schedule that make the studio a relaxed and friendly place to work (there is a wide range of regular social events and activities catering to diverse interests). We’re also very proud of having one of the lowest turnovers of staff in the industry. We are an equal opportunities employer who welcomes a diverse team and enjoys working in the community we serve. Further information on Sports Interactive and its games is available on the SI website, www.sigames.com.

 

POSITION OVERVIEW

We are looking for an experienced and motivated web developer to join the team and work on some exciting football data related projects.

 

We’ve got one of the largest scouting networks in the world, with an incredible amount of player and team data that powers our games. It’s not essential that you’re a football fan, but for this position we feel it may give you an edge. We want you to be excited about the data as much as we are.

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Writing an application using a web based framework. PHP / Laravel on the backend and Javascript, HTML, CSS on the front end.
  • Create an architecture to support the applications
  • Collaborate with multiple teams within the organization. Talk to design, work with research, lean on our UI / UX teams

 

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

  • Laravel
  • VueJS
  • Good knowledge of PHP 7.2 and above
  • Experience working with MySQL
  • Sass
  • npm
  • Composer
  • REST APIs
  • CSS/JS Animations
  • Git
  • SPAs (Single Page Applications)

Desirable

  • Ubuntu
  • NGINX
  • Pusher
  • OAuth2
  • Redis
  • Azure

 

Applications with no cover letter or examples of previous work will not be accepted