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Lead Mobile Application Developer – Independent Games Studio – Oxford, UK

Location: Oxford, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #24911 Posted: 6 months ago

This vacancy may offer a work-from-home start until it is safe to work in-house or relocate to the location.

Project: Mobile Apps for Games Studio

OPMs client is a successful UK independent games developer is looking for a Lead Mobile Application Developer to join as a key member of their Web Team, to manage the creation of mobile apps and mentor junior developers.


  • Superb HTML, CSS, JavaScript skills and experience with their frameworks, ideally with VueJS.
  • Experience with AJAX, Web APIs, JSON, SQLite in JavaScript web apps.
  • Experience with designing, implementing, building, testing, and deploying web apps.
  • Experience with CI/CD technologies, ideally GitLab.
  • Experience with JavaScript testing frameworks, ideally in Jest.
  • Understanding of NodeJS, Babel and associated web optimisation technologies.
  • Experience creating hybrid web/mobile apps.


  • Improving and maintaining the current company mobile apps
  • Defining the approach for new apps and features.
  • Collaborating with the automated test engineering function to boost automated test coverage.
  • Enhance and boost the level of automation in the current build and deployment processes.
  • Actively participate in architecture development, planning and build for new projects.
  • Collaborating closely with publishing and marketing stakeholders to agree priorities.
  • Liaising with UX and design leads to ensure the brand alignment and strong customer engagement of apps.
  • Mentoring junior developers in the team.


  • Knowledge of JIRA and Confluence.
  • Experience with Cordova/PhoneGap.
  • Experience of leading team stand-ups, code reviews and retrospectives.


  • 25 days paid annual leave plus all bank holidays
  • Flexible working times
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Pension Scheme
  • Cycle Scheme
  • Up to £1k interest free personal loans
  • Annual company events

Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call directly today on +44 1206 214 422

Tagged as: HTML, JavaScript, Mobile, Web Developing

Tags: HTML , JavaScript , Mobile , Web Developing Categories: Programming , Technical


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