Web Developer [Unannounced Project] (326)

Job Description

Ubisoft Leamington has been a member of the Ubisoft family since January 2017 and has collaborated on Tom Clancy’s The Division & The Division 2, Far Cry 5 and Starlink: Battle For Atlas. Currently comprised of a 70-strong team, the studio is a solid and experienced group supported by a mix of veteran developers and promising young talent. Based in Royal Leamington Spa, Ubisoft Leamington is at the heart of a thriving destination for UK game developers.

Responsibilities

  • Maintain web services;
  • Work as a key part of an agile development team, taking responsibility for organising and planning their own work;
  • Use practical solutions to implement feature requests;
  • Ensure coding standards are followed in their own code;
  • Be aware of technical constraints for systems / features;
  • Write clear and well-structured code while bearing in mind performance, maintenance and architectural requirements;
  • Ensure that code changes are fully tested by yourself and involving quality control when appropriate;
  • Follow relevant check-in procedures;
  • Stay up to date with technology advances within the field;
  • Perform code review for peers;
  • Assist less experienced web developers;
  • Support their manager in any ad-hoc duties and requests.

Qualifications

Skills and Knowledge

  • Knowledge of a source control system (e.g. Git, Perforce);
  • Knowledge of script languages (e.g. C#, node.js, Perl, PHP, Python);
  • Knowledge of databases (e.g. mongoDB, MySQL);
  • Basic understanding of bandwidth considerations;
  • Excellent communication skills in spoken and written English;
  • Good analytical and synthesis skills;
  • Knowledge of analytics systems (e.g. Kibana, Elasticsearch, Prometheus, Grafana) is desirable;
  • Knowledge of application deployment systems (e.g. Kubernetes) is desirable;
  • Knowledge of web app development platforms (e.g. Angular) is desirable.

Relevant Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in web development or equivalent;
  • 3 years commercial software development experience with significant involvement in 1 published project as a web developer;
  • Experience profiling and optimisation is desirable;
  • Experience in device and browser compatibility is desirable;
  • Experience with commonly used development tools such as Visual Code and source control is desirable;
  • Experience working in a multi-site collaboration environment is desirable.

Additional Information

Benefits & Relocation

Flexible working, 22 days annual leave + Christmas shutdown, private healthcare (with option to add immediate family), life insurance & income protection, workplace pension scheme, paid volunteering days, annual fitness & well-being allowance, games, technology & merchandise, subsidised travel and many more...

Relocation assistance is available to anyone currently living 50 miles or more from the studio location. Please contact a member of the talent acquisition team to find out what we have to offer and how we can support with your move here... relocation really doesn't have to be a daunting prospect.

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Ubisoft Reflections & Ubisoft Leamington is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

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