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Front End Developer - Pittsburgh Knights (Pittsburgh · PA · Open to Remote)

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Technical Services: Computer Information Systems
Title: Front End Developer
Location: Remote WorldWide
Type: Full Time
Announcement No. PK-023

The global esports market generated over $1 billion in annual revenues in 2021; that’s a 50% increase from last year, driven primarily from sponsorships and advertising to an estimated global audience of 600 million fans. Creating competition and community is all part of our game plan—and we’re just getting started building the future of gaming!

Who are we? We are the Knights, a pro esports team and gaming lifestyle brand that develops innovative events and products to inspire competition and create community. Founded in 2017, the Knights is forging a new path in disrupting the current esports industry landscape by using data to help drive business success. By championing our values of excellence, sportsmanship, and a fighting spirit, the Knights strive to thrive and transform into a recognized category leader.


The Opportunity:
Do you have a passion for making connections with others and managing relationships? Do you love to transform big challenges into business opportunities? Are you someone who thrives when working in a fast-paced collaborative environment? If your answer is yes, you could be a perfect fit for our Front-End Developer role available at the Knights, where you will make a real impact through your work on projects and involvement in the gaming community. In this role, you will work alongside our graphic design team to ensure all elements of web creation are consistent and meet the user experience standards.


Daily Responsibilities: 
  • Maintain and Improve web pages
  • Develop Fully responsive web pages
  • Ensuring user experience determines design choice
  • Optimizing web pages for maximum efficiency 
  • Maintaining brand consistency throughout all web pages
  • Developing features to enhance user experience
  • Ensuring web design is easy to navigate on a mobile device
  • Utilizing a variety of markup languages to write web pages
  • Build reusable code for future use
  • Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders
  • Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability 
  • Follow new and emerging technologies
  • Troubleshoot and debug applications

Ideally, you have:
  • Degree in computer science or related field
  • 2 years of experience as a front end developer 
  • Knowledge in: 
    • React 
    • Java Script 
    • HTML 
    • CSS 
    • SEO 
    • Adobe creative (Adobe XDand/Or photoshop) or FIGMA, 
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and prioritize goals
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Ability to work evenings and weekends, based on business needs.
  • Must be able to take the initiative, multi-task, and independently complete tasks and projects
  • Fluent in English
 
Earn bonus points if you are:
  • A quick-thinking self-starter with a passion for games
  • Active in the esports community
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced startup environment
  • An independent person who likes to create new initiatives and see them come to life

Additional information
Remote status
Fully remote


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EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY (EEO): Pittsburgh Knights provides equal opportunity and fair and equitable treatment in employment to all people without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, political affiliation, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job Questions:

  1. Why do you want to work with the Knights?

  2. What is your expected salary?

  3. Do you have experience in web pages? If yes, link your work


 

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