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Software Engineer (Front End) (POL0383)

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  • Job Title: Software Engineer (Front End) (POL0383)
  • Reports to: Software Development Team Leader
  • Location: Katowice, Poland
  • Hours of Work: 40

 

SO WHAT’S YOUR NEW ROLE ABOUT?

Opta widgets transform the way you present sports data on your website. Easy to implement, configure and customise, our hosted widget solutions provide you with solutions that do not require the complexities of feed integration. Our widgets can be fully customised to match your brand; re-skin and resize as required and alter your selection with ease. Opta widgets are powered by our market-leading data feeds, allowing us to cover multiple sports to a level that meets your needs and requirements.

As a Developer, you will be responsible for the development and delivery of all client side aspects of our product, developing new features. A successful candidate will have a proven ability in delivering customer facing JavaScript applications, a desire to work in a fast paced, Agile software development environment and a passion for building a world class product. 

WHAT WILL YOU DO IN YOUR NEW ROLE? % of role
Deliver high quality, robust and testable code adhering to internal engineering procedures, code conventions and development methodologies 70%
Contribute to comprehensive documentation that supports the development and system support lifecycles 10%
Work to continually improve software deployment to ensure iterative releases and rapid deployment of updates to our customers across all platforms 5%
Supporting other developers with their day-to-day work 10%
Collaborate with the Product and UX Design team on the delivery of the product requirements. 5%
DO YOU HAVE THESE ESSENTIALS TO BE CONSIDERED FOR AN INTERVIEW? Skill Level (out of 4)
Knowledge of Javascript (ES5, vanilla JS, prototypes, scoping, design patterns) 4
Knowledge of HTML, CSS (media-queries) 4
Software Engineering fundamentals in object-oriented design, design patterns, problem solving, extreme programming best practices and test driven development 4
Familiar with build automation and continuous integration (tools like Grunt.js, Yeoman, Gulp.js) 3
Ability to write unit tests using JavaScript in one of common libraries fe: Jasmine 3
Familiar with localStorage/sessionStorage 3
Familiar with strict mode, CORS, Promises, CDN 3
DO YOU HAVE THESE DESIRABLES?
Knowledge of Agile methodologies
Track record of successful software delivery through all phases of development, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations.
Knowledge of TypeScript
THESE ARE THE PERFORM COMPETENCIES YOU’LL NEED TO SUCCEED IN YOUR ROLE….
Planning & Organisation – Ability to set priorities, goals and time tables to achieve maximum productivity.
Drive & Energy – Self–motivated and driven to succeed, focused on results and passionate about the job.
Creativity & Innovation – Ability to generate and translate an idea into a product or service that creates value for business.
Teamwork & Collaboration – Working collaboratively with a group of people in order to accomplish a task or achieve a goal.
Creativity & Innovation – Questions conventional approaches and encourages new ideas and innovations.
Communicating with impact – Ability to present information to a high standard using a variety of written, verbal, diagrammed and presentation techniques.
Learn and Grow – On-going drive for learning and ability to apply new knowledge and skills.
Planning & Organisation – Ability to set priorities, goals and time tables to achieve maximum productivity.

 

IF YOU HAVEN’T YET GOT A FEEL FOR THE CULTURE AT PERFORM, THEN READ ON…

Here at Perform we like to consider ourselves a progressive, dynamic, fun and fast-paced global sports media broadcasting company. We are passionate about what we do and really good at it too!!

Here are some of the things you can expect working at Perform; collaboration, innovation, ever changing, empowerment, work hard and personal development.

 

BENEFITS

You’ll enjoy a competitive salary structure and the opportunity to work on cutting-edge technology for the most innovative sports digital products in the industry. Here’s what you will get at Perform:

  • Time for self-development at work – Project Groups
  • Internal Workshops
  • Soccer Business League
  • Senior Working Groups
  • Private medical healthcareprogram
  • Group insurance
  • Multisport
  • Flexible work hours
  • Work from homeapplicable from experienced level
  • Breakfastsand fruits throughout the week
  • “Need-Break” Room with PlayStation and table soccer

And there’s more…… You’ll have access to the Perform online learning portal (MindTools) and be part of our Career Deal, which aims to support your continued professional development. We also have a structured management development programme and a financially rewarding Refer a Friend scheme. If you fancy a move abroad; Perform are currently seeking the best talent in a number of countries around the world!

*Please Note – some of these benefits will be available to you upon successful completion of your probation.

THE COMPANY

PERFORM GROUP

Perform is a leading digital sports content and media group.

  • 34 Offices
  • 1800 Employees
  • 4 Divisions

Our mission is to connect the world of sport by producing the quickest, most detailed and most engaging content, and managing a network of media brands with a significant global scale.

PERFORM CONTENT

Perform Content is the complete sports content provider.

We collect, produce, package and distribute data, editorial and video for professional sports competitions across the globe. We deliver more content, more quickly and in more detail than anyone else. This enables our customers in digital media, broadcasting and bookmaking to create experiences that engage their fans and drive their revenues. Our strategy is to continue to invest in collecting and packaging more content from more competitions, to offer the best sports coverage in the world.

Find out more about our brands and what we do at www.performgroup.com

Now that you’ve made the effort to read about this great opportunity – click APPLY!! Remember to review more fantastic opportunities on our careers page and start your adventure at Perform!