Sporty's sites are some of the most popular on the internet, consistently staying in Alexa's list of top websites for the countries they operate in.

In this role, you’ll be responsible for developing mobile-first, responsive front ends that are used millions of times per day. We wrote our frontend from scratch in VueJS about 3 years ago, so you’ll be working with the latest technology instead of wrangling with decades-old spaghetti code.

Who We Are


Sporty Group is a consumer internet and technology business with an unrivalled sports media, gaming, social and fintech platform which serves millions of daily active users across the globe via technology and operations hubs across more than 10 countries and 3 continents.

The recipe for our success is to discover intelligent and energetic people, who are passionate about our products and serving our users, and attract and retain them with a dynamic and flexible work life which empowers them to create value and rewards them generously based upon their contribution.

We have already built a capable and proven team of 300+ high achievers from a diverse set of backgrounds and we are looking for more talented individuals to drive further growth and contribute to the innovation, creativity and hard work that currently serves our users further via their grit and innovation.

Our Stack

  • Vue + Vuex + Vue Router + Webpack + Less + SCSS
  • Element UI
  • FreeMarker
  • AWS, Circle, Drone CI, K8s
Responsibilities

  • Develop mobile-first frontends in VueJS
  • Focus on performance and user experience
  • Create frontends for the backend management systems
  • Participate in code reviews with peers and managers to ensure that each increment adheres to original vision as described in the user story and all standard resource libraries and architecture patterns as appropriate
  • Participate in team ceremonies including planning, grooming, product demonstrations, and team retrospectives
  • Mentoring less experienced team members

Requirements

  • Familiarity with at least one: Vue, React, Angular
  • Familiarity with Git, ES6, Webpack, Less or Sass, and NodeJS
  • Familiarity with state management like Vuex, Redux, Ngrx
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Knowledge of backend stack is a plus

Benefits

  • Quarterly and flash bonuses
  • Flexible working hours
  • Top-of-the-line equipment
  • Education allowance
  • Referral bonuses
  • Relocation support (subject to location)
  • Annual company holidays - we’re hoping to make it to Koh Samui in 2021!
  • Highly talented, dependable co-workers in a global, multicultural organization
  • We score 100% on The Joel Test
  • Our UK team is small enough for you to be impactful
  • Our business is established and successful, offering stability and security to our employees

From May / June 2021, COVID permitting, all team members will be expected to work on a weekly basis on location at our planned Dev Hub in Manchester.

Regrettably we’re unable to support candidates requiring employer sponsorship support at this time.


Salary range £40,000 — 80,000

Dependent on experience + quarterly bonus