Web Software engineer (contractor)
Peak’s mission is to help the world spend their time better using tools and techniques borrowed from education, neuroscience and gaming. We make products that add value to your world and help you enjoy life more. Founded in 2013, Peak has grown quickly, producing Peak – Brain Training, the number 1 brain training app on mobile, which has now been downloaded over 40 million times across the globe. Peak – Brain Training was chosen by both Apple and Google as one of the best apps available and is regularly featured by both as a leading example of mobile technology. 2018 is an exciting year for the business which will see us build on our success as the market leading Brain Training solution and expand into new verticals.
As a Web Software engineer you'll be joining our engineering team and work on expanding the Peak Brain Training experience to new channels / platforms.
Duties and Responsibilities:
- Own and build new features and games for the web version of Peak Brain training
- Collaborate with developers, designers, QA and product managers on the delivery of web projects
- Write well designed, testable, efficient code by using best software development practices
- Create website layout/user interface by using standard HTML/CSS practices
- Integrate data from various back-end services and databases
- Degree in Computer Science or related field
- Experience building consumer-facing web / software
- Experience with Phaser or any other HTML5 Game Framework a plus
- Excellent communication skills - both spoken and written.
- Able to collaborate with technical and non-technical stakeholders
We are an ambitious company, so we aim high in everything we do. We believe we can have a real impact on the world. We recognise that to do this we need to be open to new ideas and to challenge one another every day to ensure real personal and professional growth. Ultimately, we care about each other and we know that we will succeed as a team (it’s why we make time to play pool, board games and video games together). In our view, ambition, openness and teamwork are the surest way to achieve our amazing goals.
- Breakfast and snacks all day.
- Beer fridge all stocked up.
- Start up environment with a pool table, table tennis, PS4 + PSVR for use anytime.
- Potential to work remotely