Technical Lead - Javascript (Games)

Technical Lead - Javascript (Games)

What you’ll be doing:

  • Provide technical support and guidance within the games department
  • Develop and maintain tools to support development and operations
  • internal studios to build games on the RGP platform.
  • Maintain the VCS and build tools used within the development studio
  • Mentor and support members of the development studio to develop their technical abilities
  • Carry out technical reviews to ensure technical expectations are met and guidelines followed
  • Assess games during pre-production to ensure technical costs are understood and risks are
  • highlighted
  • Provide guidance to art-workers, designers and producer to help them understand how
  • animations should be built and what is possible
  • Create automation tooling and dashboards for capturing and monitoring game metrics
  • Ensure technical documents are accurate and up to date
  • Continuously improve the technical processes used within development studio


Technical Requirements:

  • Strong Javascript skills and appreciation of the Javascript ecosystem
  • Excellent Technical Writing skill with experience creating technical documentation
  • Good knowledge of optimisation techniques for mobile web
  • Ability to design and communicate complex technical solutions
  • Hands on experience developing client-side mobile applications and games
  • Excellent understanding of software development processes such as TDD, BDD and Unit
  • Testing
  • Experience with continuous delivery, integration and build technologies
  • Working knowledge of git ideally with GitHub experience
  • Good understanding of Agile methodologies, e.g. Scrum, XP, Kanban, etc
  • Experience with 3D technologies and pipelines highly desirable


Your Profile:

  • A passion for games and delivering the best experience to the customers
  • Ability to work both collaboratively and without supervision
  • Strong communication and leadership skills
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Takes a pragmatic approach to development, taking into consideration product delivery
  • deadlines and code quality
  • Comfortable working in a dynamic work environment with rapidly changing priorities and some
  • context switching
  • Good business sense and understands the importance of ROI
Please apply now with your CV in English: c.john@jeffersonwolfe.com