Web Development and Server Support for Entertainment Marketing Website

For $8,500   — Ends 15 Feb 2018 (in 3 months)

This is a part-time remote contracting position with an expected 30-40 hours per week of work.
Blizzard Entertainment is looking for experienced full stack developers to support our competitive gaming programs. This person will help us develop programs to level up the standard of esports from the player, viewer, and organizer perspective while reducing costs with automation and creative solutions.
Job Responsibilities
Help support ongoing broadcast programs from the back end
Design, develop and modify modules based on functional and system requirements
Work closely with product owners for understanding the functional and system requirements
Ensure the quality of newly developed code via best practices like unit testing and proper design patterns.
Take the lead in troubleshooting and resolving application issues
Cooperate and collaborate with others inside and outside of your team
Participate in a rapidly evolving and iterating environment
Demonstrate flexibility and motivation
Design robust solutions to hard problems that consider scale, security, reliability and cost
Level Requirements
1-2 years full stack development experience
Strong written and oral business communication skills, with the ability to work with other members across the organization
Strong self-initiative.
Experience with Node.js
Experience with HTML5 and CSS
Able to travel
Experience working with small teams
Demonstrate excellent time management skills to balance different responsibilities and priorities to help ensure the timely completion of deliverables
Ability to identify problems, and effectively communicate solutions to team
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in computer science or related field
Strong Organizational Skills
Experience with Polymer
Experience with JavaScript, python, and SQL
Excellent interpersonal and diplomatic skills
Experience running and/or playing in competitive events
Strong understanding of Blizzard Esports-supported games
Experience working in KANBAN/ Agile Methodologies ( good to have )
Exposure or experience with AWS
Experience working remotely
History in competing, organizing, and/or watching video game competitions or sports
Required Application Materials
Cover letter
Recommended Application Materials
Portfolio or Personal Repository

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