Web developer

Automaton is seeking an experienced web developer to refresh our current websites, and take on the challenges provided by our new projects. This role will join our technical team to design and create front end web systems that play an important role in enabling us to achieve our full vision for the upcoming years. Come and work with a high calibre, motivated team to shape the future of great gaming.


  • Innovate and design clean web systems that are simple and effective to use.
  • Wireframe designs that focus on core UX principles.
  • Develop and iterate user-facing features using modern JavaScript libraries.
  • Build reusable components and libraries for future use.
  • Continuously update and assess our websites in order to deliver player-worthy content.


  • A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent industry experience.
  • Familiarity with the core concepts of object-oriented programming and an expert in CSS/HTML/JS.
  • High knowledge and experience with Adobe Photoshop.
  • Experience with one or more popular front end libraries (Reactjs, Angular etc).
  • Experience with CSS preprocessors (SASS/LESS/SCSS etc).
  • Familiarity with version control tools such as git.
  • Applicants must have the permanent right to work in the UK as we do not currently support visa applicants.


  • Competitive salary (based on experience).
  • Benefits package including private health insurance, group pension plan, life assurance and travel insurance.
  • 30 days paid holiday.
  • Flexible working hours.
  • Fully stocked fridges and weekly lunches.
  • Gym Membership.
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Job details

Project: Mavericks

Salary: DOE

Location: Cambridge, UK

Area: Developer

Contract: Full-time

Posted on: 1 Sept 2017

Closing date: 1 Mar 2019