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Penn National Gaming Frontend Engineer in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Overview

Penn Interactive Ventures (PIV) is a real-money interactive gaming company headquartered in Philadelphia. As the digital arm to Penn National Gaming (NASDAQ: PENN), the largest regional casino operator in the U.S., we are poised for fast-paced growth in the sports betting and online casino space and are looking for a Frontend Engineer to join our expanding Sportsbook team!

The Frontend Engineer on a small, cross-functional team to develop a one-of-a-kind, native sports betting experience. Candidates for this role will work with one of the most successful UI/UX firms in the country to implement a revolutionary sportsbook from the ground up. Previous work in the gaming industry is not important but we do expect your work-product to reflect a strong technical background and a dedication to concise, reusable code.

Your daily responsibilities include

  • Demonstrate best-in-class programming skills to develop highly innovative, high-impact, consumer-facing web apps.

  • Translate business requirements into thoughtfully architected, reusable code.

  • Squash bugs to make sure our user experience is unrivaled.

  • Collaborate with designers, product managers, project managers, ops engineers, QA engineers and various other teams and stakeholders to solve novel problems.

  • Communicate clearly and effectively using Github, Slack, Google Docs, ZenHub, and email.

  • Interact thoughtfully and professionally with everyone including non-technical colleagues.

To be successful in this position it will require the following skill set

  • Demonstrated experience building websites and web apps.

  • Be a self-motivated worker who can break complex tasks into achievable pieces.

  • Developing component-based websites, using React, Vue.js, AngularJS, or a similar JS library or framework.

  • Using CSS preprocessors Less or Sass.

  • Designing responsive websites.

  • Utilizing build tools (Gulp, npm, Browserify, Webpack, etc).

  • Writing unit and integration tests with Jasmine and Karma or similar tools.

  • Using Git or similar version control tools.

  • Reviewing product specs and identifying scope.

BONUS POINTS

  • BSc or MSc in Computer Science or another STEM field

  • A passion for sports or betting

Something to leave you with

Penn Interactive is committed to helping our team members live their best, healthy life. We offer unique and competitive benefits that help our employees, through a private exchange which allows our team members the ability to choose from several coverage levels and insurance carriers (both local and national carriers). Along with medical, prescription, dental, and vision coverage, there are also voluntary plans available to employees. PIV also offers our employees office perks such as free catered lunches, snacks, and beverages in the office.

Location US-PA-Philadelphia

Job ID 2020-74195

Casino Property Penn Interactive Ventures - Philadelphia

Position Type Regular Full-Time

Category Information Technology

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