Front End Developer

The role is restricted to those physically located in the United States or Europe. While this is a remote position, we cannot consider candidates that are not based in such regions.

Raketech, Inc is looking for an experienced Front End Developer to join their rapidly growing team.

As a Front End Developer on the team, you will work closely with a multi-disciplinary, distributed team to help create and maintain great user experiences across our portfolio of popular sports betting media websites.

You will contribute meaningfully to the discussion around UX / UI design, SEO, and product to ensure success for our brands by keeping the user experience front and center.

You will work closely with devops and the rest of the development team to ensure that what we create together will load fast on virtually any connection and run smoothly on virtually any device.

The ideal candidate will be entrepreneurial, rapid to prototype while eager to collaborate and build readable, maintainable code.

We encourage everyone with the right skills and experience for this position to apply regardless of education, lifestyle, or background.

What you will be doing:

Working with a distributed, international team of dedicated, multidisciplinary professionals.

Meaningfully contributing to the conversation around the design and UX direction of our brands and websites, keeping the user first and mindful of the technical requirements of SEO and limitations of mobile browsers and bandwidth.

Building great user experiences that are easily maintainable and leverage APIs with minimal assistance from our backend team.

Assisting the product team in conversion and user funnel optimization efforts through your intuitive insights as well as implementation and execution.

Taking ownership over your own quality assurance while working within a continuous deployment environment, being thorough in your own review before having stakeholders test and before ultimately deploying.

4-6 years experience developing frontend / UI / UX in a professional setting.

Very experienced with modern javascript frameworks, SASS, and related build tools.

Very experienced with handling SEO requirements

Experienced consuming Rest APIs, XML/JSON feeds

Experienced with mobile-first layout / UI needs for content-heavy websites and apps.

Some experience with frontend end development utilizing blade templates within Laravel or a similar framework.

Great communication and organizational skills.

Ways to Stand Out:

Significant experience using Laravel Blade Templates and/or WordPress templates.

A track record of entrepreneurship, initiative, and risk-taking.

Experience with the affiliation business model within the iGaming industry.

Experience with establishing or growing media brands.

Expectations:

A 40 hour work week is considered typical, with some work occurring on weekends in the event of critical bug fixes but a high degree of flexibility during the week provided that meetings are attended and tasks are completed.

The primary team works in the Eastern Standard Time Zone and while this position is available to be remote, it is required that at least 4 hours of each workday overlap.

Remote employees may be required to attend quarterly workshops.

About Us

The Baltimore Group is the original team behind household sports betting media brands like WInners and Whiners, StatSalt, PickPapa, and others. We were acquired in 2021 by Raketech, one of the fastest growing lead generation and content marketing companies in Europe, and continue to manage the majority of their US assets.

We celebrate creativity, inclusion, and hard work. Our culture is collaborative, pragmatic, and fast-paced. We are looking for talented, entrepreneurially-minded, and data-driven people to help take our products, our fans, and our partners to the next level.

Raketech is committed to work-life balance and inclusivity. People from different backgrounds and with different life experiences are what make our company more colorful – and more competitive. Learn more about Raketech here:

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