Java Script Engineer

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time

Salary Negotiable

Updated 6 days ago

Reference 1431668

 Job Description

SpotX is seeking a highly talented JavaScript Front End Engineer who can contribute brilliantly to our team located in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

Your opportunity:

Every day, our engineers transform online video advertising and solve difficult problems by employing creativity, innovation, and solid technical expertise. We are a fast-paced but casual environment with highly talented peers. The most successful team members are versatile, disciplined, enjoy focusing on new challenges, and loves a good 1980’s arcade game competition.

We don’t believe in “culture fit”. We believe in you being a genuine human being and pleasant to work with. Sure, we might share a beer at work or after work but you don’t have to. You just need to be a contributing member of our team who is thoughtful and wants to do quality work.


Making an immediate impact:

  • Integrate our new publishers
  • Coding within the browser, writing clean, concise, fast working code
  • Collaborate with publishers and developers to deliver digital video advertising on multiple device platforms
  • Participate in sprint planning, estimations, and demos
  • Work in small scrum teams to create and implement various ad units and publisher integrations
  • Work closely with Product Managers and engineering leadership
  • Help redefine how we all engage with and consume video advertising
  • Solving complex issues both independently and working closely together as a team  


Needed SpotX’er talents:

  • Very knowledgeable in JavaScript, Typescript, and related libraries (e.g. JQuery)
  • CSS
  • Git
  • Passion for free food
  • Comfortable at a shell prompt such as Unix/Linux experience
  • Developing personal projects or contributing to open source projects
  • Familiarity with unit testing, continuous integration, TDD, etc.


Bonus SpotX’er talents:

  • Previous programming experience in PHP, Java, .NET, Python, etc.
  • Previous Mobile Development experience
  • SQL
  • VPAID 1 or 2
  • VAST 2 or 3
  • Strong Foosball offense
  • Publisher ad unit integrations
  • Web-scale environments
  • Agile development
  • DFP or other ad server experience
  • Angular 2+
  • Experience with VirtualBox and/or Docker


SpotX Perks:

  • Work in a fun, casual, team environment with great work-life balance
  • Amazing office location with panoramic city views
  • Stocked snacked cupboard & beer fridge!
  • Active social committee with subsidised monthly events.
  • Weekly food, fruit & snack delivery
  • Xbox, Pool & ping pong table
  • Subsidised gym membership
  • Health insurance & strong pension contributions
  • Great holidays, company closed from Christmas to New Years
  • Make a real difference – the code you test reaches millions of people as soon as it is released

SpotX Core Values:  Customer Service, Integrity, Respect, Initiative, Collaboration, Innovation and Adaptability


Apply now:

  • Submit your details: here 


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