Development Lead (web)

Grand Parade, we’re part of William Hill. We’re a technology hub building great betting and gaming products enjoyed by millions of people all over the world.

We bet we can be a great match

Do you want cool projects focused on online sports betting and gaming? Are you keen on working on highly reliable systems with low latency, much like the transactional systems of the best financial institutions but… with fun included? Would you like to work with some of the best Developers, QAs, DevOps Engineers and Project Managers Cracow?

Welcome to Grand Parade.

Working with us you’ll be at heart of the technological revolution of one the world’s most trusted betting and gaming companies. We deal with projects ranging from widgets, desktop or mobile casinos and betting sites… just to name a few. Did you know that we process as many online Sportsbook bets per second on a typical Saturday as does Amazon UK on its busiest day of the year, deal with more than 20 million of users and gigabytes of data daily? Impressed? You can be sure there are many more challenges waiting for you to face them.


You will be

  • Leading and mentoring a team of developers
  • Coaching your team on technical matters
  • Ensuring that team members are kept up to date with progress and individual’s achievements are acknowledged
  • Collaborating with experienced Product Owners and Designers building world class solutions for betting and/or gaming to implement user-facing features in company’s products
  • Supporting diverse clients from high powered desktop, to tablets and mobile phones
  • Optimization of cross browser web applications
  • Working on smooth animations
  • Working with SVG and Canvas
  • Building efficient and reusable front-end systems and abstraction
  • Developing prototypes

We expect you to have

  • Passion for people and technology
  • Experience in coordinating team work
  • Proven experience as a Front-end Developer (min. 3 years)
  • Very good knowledge of and experience with CSS3, HTML5
  • Very good knowledge of JavaScript
  • Knowledge of and experience with React.JS and Redux
  • Experience with Responsive Web Design
  • Experience with high traffic projects
  • Attention to details
  • Excellent communication and team management skills
  • Excellent English skills (both written and spoken)

Desirable

  • Knowledge of SVG, Canvas, socket.io
  • Experience in visualizations and animations
  • Knowledge of Scrum methodology

We offer you

  • Development opportunities, including IT conferences, internal trainings, lunch and learn sessions and individual development budget
  • Complexity of work and a great influence on business results of the whole Group
  • Mac OS or Windows hardware to choose from
  • International exposure and business trips to our offices in London, Leeds and Gibraltar (our office is 5 minutes away from the beach)
  • Great working atmosphere in a team of amazing people without bored managers who prefer 10-years old solutions
  • Competitive salary and benefits (fully paid private healthcare, Multisport pass, daily fruits), employee referral program
  • Employment contract
  • Flexible working hours
  • Stable employment
  • And some fun in the office – integration events and company parties, internal GP football league, gamification initiatives, FIFA, board games, company competitions with cool prizes

Please send us your CV in English with the following passage included:

“I hereby express my consent to process my personal data included in my job offer by Grand Parade Sp. z o.o. with its registered seat in Cracow, 31-539, Kotlarska 11, St. or any other entity of William Hill group for recruitment purposes and once the recruitment process is closed, I agree that Grand Parade Sp. z o.o. or any other entity of William Hill group places and processes my personal data in its database pursuant to the Recruitment Policy Notice accessible at /address/ the provisions thereof I understand and accept. I also express my consent to sending my personal data to third parties within William Hill group, also outside the European Economic Area. I submit the data voluntarily. I have been informed about the scope and nature of the data processing as well as about my rights related to the data processing.”

Please note that we will contact chosen candidates only.

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