Rockstar North, creators of the successful Grand Theft Auto franchise, is seeking a talented Web Developer with strong front-end and back-end skills to join our Rockstar Games Social Club team in Edinburgh.
Social Club’s primary purpose is to integrate Rockstar online gaming community activity with the in-game connected experience, meaning the features and functionalities you build will reach millions of users worldwide. Successful applicants will have great attention to detail and be strong team players with excellent communication skills, enabling them to work within an internationally established team.
- Evolve existing features as well as architect new solutions to support the development of the Social Club community and website.
- Work with our game team to extract and utilise data.
- Deliver cross browser web solutions that conform to web standards and accessibility guidelines.
- Build and maintain services and tools that support our web activities.
- A degree in Computer Science or equivalent.
- 1+ years’ experience in professional web development.
- Great communication skills are essential as you will be a core member of an international team.
- Passion for web technologies and a desire to remain up to date with latest technology changes.
- C# or Python (along with frameworks like ASP.NET MVC and Django).
- Solid understanding of design patterns and a focus on producing clean, high quality code.
- Comprehensive knowledge of software development best practices.
- Experience working on high-volume web sites or applications.
- Prior experience with MSSQL, Redis and Vertica.
- Knowledge of automated UI, unit and load testing.
- Usage of Webpack, ES6 and transpilers.
- Experience authoring for mobile devices.
- Passion for games and a desire to work within this industry.