Front-End Web Developer

Job Type:
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

We are looking for a front-end web developer to join our busy and dynamic team based in our Richmond Hill, Toronto Office.

Why we need you: -

Are you a web developer looking to work at the forefront of technology and innovative products used by millions of players?

As you will be developing and maintaining systems to enable people to have fun, we strongly believe you in turn should have fun doing this.

Focusing more on the job itself, as one of our highly skilled Web Developers, you will analyse user requirements and produce corresponding development tasks, ensuring their completion by putting together a robust end to end process. You will maintain our existing systems, develop new system applications and improve functionality to ensure high quality in any software releases

Who are we looking for: -

As our ideal candidate, it is essential that you have solid experience with JavaScript, HTML5 and CSS3, WebSockets, creating stunning UI.

You will be building web front end seen by millions of people and therefore have previously worked on designing these for large volume usage by end users.

You’ll be well versed in software engineering principles, frameworks and technologies. You’ll also be highly skilled at front-end engineering using JavaScript, various JavaScript libraries and micro frameworks, HTML5, CSS3 to build large-scale applications in an enterprise environment. You;ll have an exceptional understanding of OOP in JAvaScrpt and an advanced understanding of HTTP/S, Web Caching, Cross Domain Integration, Web Application Security. You should be experienced in developing web UI and code on different browsers and screen sizes, mobile apps and/or game development using HTML5 and JavaScript. In addition, experience in AngularJS/React and Bootstrap and familiarity with MVC/MVVM concepts and Git and best practices in Source Control Management is essential.

In terms of education, we’ll want you to have a bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or Mathematics (or equivalent).

What's in it for you?

The salary for this job is based on experience, so whilst we are not able to go into detail at this stage, we can say that we offer great salary packages and a discretionary annual performance bonus.

We offer health and dental insurance for you and your dependents plus you can join our company pension scheme.

Our in-house training and development team deliver fantastic support to develop your skills and support you in progressing your career.

We have on-site yoga a few times a week and lunch is on us. We also have fresh fruit, snacks and drinks in the office so you won’t go hungry.

What happens next?

We will aim to get back to you as soon as possible. If you meet the criteria, then we’ll invite you to a phone interview and if that goes well we’ll meet you for a face-to-face interview

The Group

The Stars Group is the ultimate owner of industry leading gaming brands such as PokerStars, PokerStars Casino, BetStars, Full Tilt, and the PokerStars Live brands, and through its ownership of Sky Betting & Gaming, a mobile-led leading online gaming operator, licenses the Sky Bet, Sky Vegas, Sky Casino, Sky Bingo and Sky Poker online gaming brands. Collectively, these and other brands of The Stars Group have millions of registered customers globally, forming one of the world’s largest publicly listed online gaming companies.  This role is in the Group’s Richmond Hill (Toronto) service office in the Web Applications & Tools department.