Vacancy Type:
31 Dec 2019
23 (GVC)
About The Role
At GVC, the ambition, focus, energy and character of our digital marketing teams makes sure they’re ready for whatever we throw at them. Bring your skills to a business with the drive to match your own. Bring your resilience, and as part of our London team you’ll make the world’s most amazing entertainment and gaming even more memorable.
All underpinned with our commitment to responsibility and ethics. For the good of entertainment.

Our portfolio of sports betting and gaming companies includes some of the most well-known brands in the industry, such as Ladbrokes, bwin, and Coral. We’ve a huge high street presence with an increasing share of online gaming activity. We take our commitment to safeguarding our customers extremely seriously. We make sure they know their limits and we work with them to make sure everyone enjoys our products and services responsibly.
Ready to bring it on? Bring your spark and ambition to GVC and you can be adventurous from the start. For the good of entertainment. Apply now at https://www.gvccareers.com/apply/vacancies/33772/front-end-engineer.html

GVC Holdings is a leading multi-channel betting and gaming business with an impressive reach and an international presence in major regulated markets across the world. We have net revenue of over £4 billion annually. As a public limited company, we are listed on the London Stock Exchange, part of the FTSE 100 Index. We are one of the leading European and international betting and gaming groups, providing our customers with an unrivalled choice of products across many channels. We aspire to be the first choice for the customer, however, wherever, and whenever they choose to bet. We are the leading British bookmaker, with over 3500 shops across England, Wales and Scotland under the Ladbrokes and Coral brands.
We also have a strong online presence with digital sports betting and gaming offerings across our brands. We have market-leading technology, and we are committed to investing to keep our customer experience among the best in the industry.
We are looking for an enthusiastic front end engineer to develop and test product features, templates, multivariate tests and marketing overlays directly within our exciting new Real Time Marketing & Personalisation platform – Qubit. 
The aim of the division is to try and create a 1 to 1 relationship with our clients and market to them accordingly. This is where you will come in turning ideas into reality. You will be a highly motivated self-starter who is comfortable working in a fast paced working environment. You will be comfortable working to strict deadlines producing quality hand coded content for all of our digital products.
You will partner with teams in the UK and Gibraltar, developing marketing leading features and code for new concepts, ideas and tests. You will be an integral part of the team and deliver and execute customer-facing product enhancements.

Key Responsibilities:
Coding A/B and multivariate tests in JavaScript, directly onto the Qubit platform
Coding overlays, pop-ups & surveys in JavaScript, directly onto the Qubit platform
Interpreting design briefs from UX teams in UK / Gib and applying to code
Troubleshoot and implement JavaScript tags within Qubit

What we offer in return:
Highly competitive salary.
Extensive benefits including very generous pension scheme and medical insurance.
Fantastic working environment in our very modern Stratford office.
Chance to work for a household name and market leader in the gaming industry at the forefront of web technologies.

Qualifications and Educational Requirements
Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Software engineering, Web Development or the equivalent level of work experience.
Any related Technical certification beneficial.
Fluent in English.

Specialist Skills and Experience Required
Between 1-3  years web / front end development.
Strong knowledge of JavaScript.
Any exposure to  JQuery, React, Angular or ECMAScript would be beneficial.
Excellent AJAX, CSS & HTML Skills.
Experience with node.js and cross-browser checking would be highly advantageous.
Troubleshooting experience.
Be highly proactive and creative in your solutions and passionate about tech and coding.
A team player but also comfortable working on your own.
Exposure to working within an Agile environment.
Any previous exposure to multivariate testing tools especially Qubit highly advantageous although full training will be given.
Passionate about sports and/or the betting/gaming industry advantageous but not essential.  

Our Culture As Real As It gets

At GVC we're a diverse team, sharing a commitment to quality and success

Whether you're playing a key role in your local community as part of our retail team, or working out the next big gaming trends in our digital team, you'll enjoy a culture and a benefits package that we're extremely proud of.