Frontend Engineer

Social Point

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Job Description

Do you want to be part of a worldwide mobile games leader? We are an international team of more than 280 talented SocialPointers, based in sunny and cosmopolitan Barcelona. We create amazing games, positioned in the top rankings of both iOS and Android, that are played and loved by over 50 million fans all over the world.

Join us and help us make 2016 the breakout year in mobile social gaming.

What will you do in Social Point?

You'll be part of Backend Services team. They develop general purposes services to support game features. The cross promotion service, the push notification system and the config manager tool are examples of services recently developed and actively maintained by this team.

Most of the services developed and under development require supporting visual tools in order to optimize and streamline the usage of the services, this will be your main goal.

Concretely, you must master frontend technologies but also feel comfortable working with backend technologies, and have intermediate systems knowledge, in order to:

  • Develop services and tools using the existing frontend and backend technologies
  • Deploy products to production environments, maintain, monitor and extend existing services and tools


This is you

  • Creative and practical at the same time
  • Ability to work fast, quickly get up to speed with existing code, and learn new concepts easily
  • Outstanding teamwork skills (in their team and with other teams)
  • Humble
  • Adaptability and flexibility
  • Excellent organization skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Transparent with the manager and with the team
  • Accept suggestions and constructive criticism
  • Open attitude when leaving the comfort zone (new technologies, procedures…)


You also have

  • Very experienced in JavaScript and CSS.
  • Fluency with the NPM CLI, Gulp or Grunt.
  • Hands-on experience with AngularJS (1.x or 2).
  • Experience developing SPA (Single Page Application)
  • Good understanding version control systems like Git
  • Deep knowledge debugging web applications
  • Deep knowledge implementing client-server communication with protocols such as REST, RPC, WebSockets or others
  • Some experience with any server side technology: Nodejs, PHP, Golang, Python…
  • Committed with code quality and familiar with Continuous Integration, Code Coverage and static code analysis tools.
  • Structured and analytical
  • Passionate about programming, software architecture and patterns, user experience, and best practices


As a SocialPointer you will enjoy...

You will count on all the resources you need for your work: the newest and most powerful devices & equipment and even a Spotify Premium account.

People development is key for us: Here you will have professional growth opportunities you have always dreamed of, supported by a performance review process, internal mobility and amazing training budgets

We also care about our SocialPointers health, so we offer them a healthy Monday breakfast and a delicious daily lunch menu. Want to stay in shape? We have a brand new gym and football and basketball teams. Our physiotherapist can always help with your muscular problems

Get to know your colleagues better in our monthly events! You can pay a visit our hairdresser to get ready ;)

If you are new in the city, you can join our Newbies Club! We offer weekend activities once a month, Spanish lessons and help with all your boring paperwork ;)

The list of advantages goes on and on. Join us to find out!angularjs

About Social Point


  • Entertainment

  • Privately Held

  •  Barcelona, Spain

  • 150-200 employees

  • 2008

Social Point began creating free online games for Facebook in 2008. Today the company is the 3rd largest game developer on Facebook, with a reach of more than 50 million players worldwide every month. We make awesomely fun and accessible social games for web and mobile, connecting people all over the planet and delivering insanely fun and immersive gameplay.

Social Point is headquartered in beautiful Barcelona. Our team is made up of more than 200 super talented Social Pointers of many different nationalities, who share a common goal: to set the standard in social gaming, and delight players. 


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