About us

A trailblazer company in the fast-paced world of social and mobile gaming, with most visually stunning and immersive slots games is looking for a Lead HTML5 Developer to start and run a testing team in Lviv, Ukraine.

Product Madness, today a sister company of Plarium, first burst into life in 2007 as the brainchild of two Stanford Business MBA graduates who possessed an innate love of gaming. Initially, the entrepreneurs developed casual games for Facebook and mobile, before having a ‘lightbulb moment’ in 2009 and refocusing their efforts with laser-guided precision on the exploding social casino genre. They have been bringing world-class social slots to real slots fans ever since!

Now part of Aristocrat Leisure, Product Madness have published hit titles Heart of Vegas, Cashman Casino and FaFaFa on Facebook, iOS and Android platforms and have grown considerably in size over the past year with offices in London, Austin, Las Vegas and San Francisco.

Role description

Main focus of the role will be leading a team of developers delivering interactive web projects that have to integrate across a variety of products and technologies.

The perfect candidate should have a portfolio of shipping HTML5 interactive applications and be highly technical with good hands on skills in JavaScript / TypeScript and other relevant technologies.

The main role of the tech lead will be to support their team and help with product architecture estimation and communicating the estimates and progress with all the relevant stakeholders.
The good candidate should have good people skills and should be able to handle and drive to a conclusion any technical discussions within the team and take ownership and responsibility for the solutions taken.

Good technical lead should be focused on delivery while still maintaining good quality and should have a grasp of the impact the technical decisions make on the quality and maintainability of the product over time.

Technical skills:

  • 5+ years of experience in the development
  • 2+ years of experience with HTML5
  • JavaScript / TypeScript
  • Node.js
  • Cloud-based technologies by Google and/or Amazon

Unity and/or PlayCanvas knowledge a bonus, but not a requirement

Tools and processes:

  • Jira, Git, Jenkins
  • Pragmatic Agile development
  • GitFlow style feature branch development
  • Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery

What we offer:

  • Officially registered full-time employment
  • 28 days of paid vacation leave
  • Educational English programs, including lessons with native speakers
  • Modern office in the city center