Riot engineers bring deep knowledge of specific technical areas but also value the opportunity to work in a variety of broader domains. As Software Engineers, we work with both new and current technology, creating new experiences for our players in and around our games.

As a Software Engineer II (Frontend) on Teamfight Tactics, you will work on a multi-disciplinary team with artists, designers and product managers to create and support the many facets of play. You will report to an Engineering manager on the Teamfight Tactics team.

Responsibilities:

  • Build player-facing experiences that expand and enhance the game experience within a complex ecosystem of microservices and clients.
  • Work with a team of experts to design and build new game features
  • Ensure the team is adhering to engineering excellence which includes: code maintainability, quality, monitoring, operational excellence, and documentation. Provides and champions "definition of done" to their team
  • Be on rotational on-call for live product support and operational assessment
  • Provide meaningful code reviews for other members of the team
  • Work collaboratively with non technical customers to accomplish deliverables
  • Mentor other engineers in technical skills

Required Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience applying software engineering principles while building frontend web applications
  • Deep understanding of the nuances of Javascript, CSS and web technologies and how to build beautiful, performant web applications
  • Deep experience with React, Ember.js, Angular or a similar framework
  • Experience implementing software engineering best practices within your team, including design reviews, coding standards, code reviews, tools improvements, source control management, build processes, and testing

Desired Qualifications

  • Prior game development experience at any level
  • Full stack experience being able to flex into services in Java or Go
  • Experience building tools and pipelines to facilitate data moving throughout an ecosystem
  • Experience with C / C++

Our Perks:

We offer medical, dental, and vision plans that cover you, your spouse/domestic partner, and children. Life insurance, parental leave, plus short-term and long-term disability coverage are also available. Riot will support your retirement benefits with a company match, and double down on your donations of time and money to non-profit charitable organizations. Balance between work and personal life is encouraged with open paid time off, and a play fund so you can broaden and deepen your personal relationship with games.

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