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Casumo Senior JavaScript Developer
  • Is-Swieqi, Malta
  • Full-time

3 days ago

Here at Casumo we work across our lovingly crafted and award-winning web app and a suite of bespoke tools to support us in building the best player experience through our joint passion to and creativity. As part of the team, you will shape our constantly evolving product in collaboration with a full stack team of engineers, designers, product managers, growth experts and player engagement specialists. 

Collaboration works best with great communication so you will need to share what you are up to with the team, and reach out for help when you need it. We all share the responsibility to constantly improve our products, our code and our teamwork so you’ll need to be the change you want to see.

We are looking for a talented and passionate Engineer to join our Play team which focuses on our Casino Games Browser. Their mission is to build outstanding player experience and generate further engagement across locations and devices.

Who are you?

You are a positive, open-minded and creative problem solver. You enjoy learning from others and sharing knowledge. You design, develop, test, deploy, maintain and enhance software solutions. We hope that the following resonates with you:

  • You take pride in the code you write and you understand the importance of writing in a scalable and maintainable way.

  • You are eager to keep up to date with the latest trends in your craft which hopefully is along the lines of JS development and tools.

  • You love that batman joke.

  • You thrive on creating positive changes, without losing friends over the existence of semi-colons.

  • You enjoy working with backend engineers to design awesome APIs.

  • You are excited to write in a declarative functional style.

  • , Unit and Functional Testing in are your jam.

  • And last but not least, you are a jolly good sentient being!

Engineering at Casumo

At Casumo we strive to create the optimal engineering experience. We believe every individual’s needs and desires are unique and we therefore encourage our engineers to be the main force to create their best work environment. This includes being in control of your own schedule, tools, meetings and projects. As a software engineer at Casumo you will work with an international, distributed and highly skilled team. We strongly value team spirit and a respectful environment. A humble and open mindset is key to reach higher goals. At Casumo there are many technologies and projects to dig into. Here is an idea of what our days look like:

  • Development of responsive web applications that work across a variety of devices.

  • Communicate closely with product designers, producers and backend engineers via our main communication channels; Github, Slack, Jira and Confluence.

  • Implement and test features to improve our customers' experience using , Redux, Redux-Sagas, Apollo GraphQL, SASS, Webpack, Flow, Cypress, Jest, Enzyme..

  • Ship our code using continuous integration and continuous deployment pipelines.

  • Reviewing our shipped features via 3rd party tools like; Rollbar, Browserstack and Logrocket.

  • Dedicated time for experiments, it can be new frameworks, ES6 or whatever rocks your boat 

Join us for a career where you’ll grow personally & professionally within an Agile environment.

Casumo is an equal opportunity employer. We hire talented people to build something different & unique; we welcome and encourage diversity in the workplace regardless of race, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability.

Even if you meet 60% of these qualifications, we encourage you to apply! We are looking to create a diverse and multifaceted team. We embody inclusion, which is reflected in our company values where we embrace diversity and equal opportunities for everyone.

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Creative Commons Front End Engineer
  • Remote 2PM to 8PM UTC
  • Full-time

7 days ago

Creative Commons is building CC Search, a search engine of openly licensed content, to allow large bodies of open works to be discovered and reused with confidence by digital creators and educators alike. We have a small, talented team, tackling this large challenge. CC Search came out of beta one year ago, and we average 250,000 monthly active users, browsing the 400M+ images currently indexed.

CC Search is an open source software project and the Creative Commons team is 100% remote. This position reports to the Director of Engineering.

As the sole front end engineer on the project, you own building, testing, and release of new features on the front end, working closely across the tech and product teams, to keep implementing great experiences and interfaces for CC Search’s global user base. You will also be the primary maintainer of the open source code and help build an active community of contributors around it.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Architect, build, and maintain CC Search, including:
    • Building and testing user interfaces and experiences that will make the openly licensed content discoverable through CC Search more accessible and usable.
    • Writing modular, scalable, and well-documented code.
    • Providing an usable, human-centered, accessible perspective to our code and products.
  • Collaborate with the rest of the CC Search team, including:
    • Helping with ideation and design of new features in collaboration with the product and design team.
    • Collaborating with the Backend Software Engineer and Senior Data Engineer to support the smooth operation of CC Search.
  • Integrate with and improve Vocabulary, CC’s design system.
  • Build an open source community around CC Search actively, including:
    • Participating in conversations with contributors  via GitHub and chat (Slack).
    • Participating in programs such as Google Summer of Code and Outreachy as a mentor on behalf of CC.
    • Writing blog posts, maintaining documentation, reviewing pull requests in a timely manner, and responding to issues from the community.
  • Collaborate with other outside communities, companies, and institutions to further Creative Commons’ mission.

Qualifications and requirements

  • Demonstrated experience architecting, building, and deploying large consumer-grade JavaScript web applications in production
  • High level of proficiency with JavaScript language and ES6 syntax and features
  • Proficiency with Vue.js
  • Superior HTML/CSS skills
  • Experience working with a designer and contributing to designs
  • Fluent in English
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work independently, build good working relationships and actively communicate, contribute, and speak up in a remote work structure
  • Curiosity and a desire to keep learning
  • Nice to have (but not required):
    • Experience with contributing to or maintaining open source software
    • Experience with user testing
    • Familiarity with working with existing design systems or design libraries
    • Familiarity with Python
Diversity & inclusion

We believe that diverse teams build better organizations and better services. Applications from qualified candidates from all backgrounds, including those from under-represented communities, are very welcome. Creative Commons works openly as part of a global community, guided by collaboratively developed codes of conduct and anti-harassment policies.

Work Environment and Location

Creative Commons is a fully-distributed organization — we have no central office. This position is in a remote working environment and you can be anywhere in the world as long as you’re available for meetings between 2 PM to 8 PM UTC. You must have reasonable mobility for necessary travel, and high-speed broadband access. Laptop/desktop computer and necessary resources are supplied. Some travel is required for, among other things, face-to-face meetings and the annual CC Summit, though there will be no CC travel in 2020.

Salary and Benefits

Creative Commons is a leading non-profit employer, offering competitive salaries and benefits, including health and wellness plans, annual retirement contributions, and a positive, supportive work environment. The salary range for this position is $80K – 100K USD (or equivalent).

How to Apply

Please email your resume and cover letter as a single PDF to “jobs@creativecommons.org” with the subject heading of “Front End Engineer / [Last Name].” Your cover letter should address why you are interested in this job and why you’re a good fit based on the requirements and responsibilities.

No phone calls, please. No recruiters.

About CC

Creative Commons is a nonprofit organization that enables the sharing and use of creativity and knowledge through free legal tools. We are a leader in the global movement for free culture and open knowledge with an active global community in over 85 countries. Our free, easy-to-use copyright licenses provide a simple, standardized way to give the public permission to share and use your creative work — from “all rights reserved” to “some rights reserved.” The first phase of CC’s work was about establishing the licenses as standard, and growing the archive. The next phase is building a global movement that will create a more vibrant, usable commons powered by collaboration and gratitude. Today, the global commons stands at over 1.4 billion licensed works, made up of images, video, audio, datasets, open textbooks, research, 3D models, and more.

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