7 job openings

London

Industry

Internet

Foundation Date

2012

Face It

London

Story

Founded in London in 2012, FACEIT is the leading independent competitive gaming platform for online multiplayer games, with more than 5 million users logging in a total of over 12 million online game sessions each month. FACEIT allows players to easily play in tournaments and leagues for virtual and real-world prizes through automated tournament management and matchmaking technology. For developers, FACEIT’s advanced software development kit (SDK) allows game creators to easily integrate user-friendly matchmaking and tournaments into their titles to allow gamers to take part in competitive online games at all skill levels. eSports organizers, players and communities use FACEIT to create and manage online competitions.

Meet the Team

Job Opportunities



Vacancy opened 05-04-2017
Location: London

Job purpose :
As a QA Tester at FACE IT, you will be our gatekeeper of quality, creating test plans, working closely with our Development, Customer Support and Product Teams. Your team-first mindset, problem solving skills, and love for video games will help us level up and innovate on our processes and deliver to our users the best and most challenging gaming experience.
Responsibilities

  • Develop and execute testing strategies and plans for various products and projects;
  • Work with developers and support personnel to identify and correct defects;
  • Utilize various testing tools as appropriate, in order to automate the execution of test cases;
  • Write and track Bug Reports as problems are found and corrected;
  • Participate in periodic release activities;
  • Provide actionable feedback, communicating how effectively a change does or does not accomplish a specific goal;
  • Evaluate and test new or modified software programs and software development procedures used to verify that programs function according to user requirements and conform to establishment guidelines.

  • Required Skills

  • Basic knowledge of HTML, JavaScript, REST APIs, MongoDB and cloud infrastructures (Amazon AWS preferred);
  • Create clear, concise detail oriented test plans/cases;
  • Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools, and processes;
  • Broad understanding of platforms;
  • Bug finding and fixing.
  • Excellent problem solving skills;
  • Must be self-motivated and the type of person that likes to manage themselves.

  • Experience

  • Previous QA experience in a commercial software environment;
  • Experience in testing web applications;
  • Gaming Passion is a must;
  • Previous start-up experience is a plus.
  • Bonus points for experience testing on consoles (Devkits and UWP) and experience using Microsoft Visual Studio

  • Benefits

  • Your professional growth is important to us. We provide ongoing training opportunities;
  • Offices 5 minutes from Piccadilly Circus station;
  • Monthly drinks and dinner in the office;
  • Monthly massages;
  • Quarterly team outings;
  • Kitchen stocked with refreshments, cereals, bread, spreads (coffee machines everywhere – this company is Italian after all!).
  • Vacancy opened 25-07-2016
    Location: London

    Job purpose :
    As a VP of Product at FACEIT, will play a leading role in a well funded growing startup working alongside the founders and extraordinary international team. You will face incredible challenges in driving the development of the world's largest competitive gaming platform. You will work closely with our team of engineers, designers and data scientists to ship products that create transformational experiences for gamers millions of times each week. You will own an important part of the product. 
    Responsibilities

  • Defining product roll-out strategy
  • Vision, roadmapping, goal setting, spec writing, managing project execution, A/B testing, UI/UX wireframing
  • Shipping features across various platforms (iOS, Android, and Web) 

  • Requirements

  • 6+ years consumer internet product management experience with multiple successful product launches under your belt
  • Radical thinking paired with strong execution - can envision a world different than the status quo with the ability to articulate a clear path to get there
  • Creative problem solver - able to identify real obstacles and viable solutions
  • Not hesitant to get hands dirty and do whatever is necessary to ensure success
  • Technical, garnering respect from engineers
  • Rigorous - asks hard questions, validates assumptions, connects the dots
  • Passion for great design, you should know what works, what doesn't and why

  • Bonus Points

  • Former engineer, designer, startup founder, competitive gamer
  • knowledge of gamification systems
  • A demonstrated interest in one of the games on the platform

  • Benefits

  • Offices 5 minutes from Piccadilly Circus station;
  • Monthly drinks and dinner in the office;
  • Monthly massages;
  • Quarterly team outings;
  • Kitchen stocked with refreshments, cereals, bread, spreads (coffee machines everywhere – this company is Italian after all!).
  • Vacancy opened 15-02-2016
    Location: London

    Job purpose :
    As a Graphic designer, you’ll be creating a wide range of graphic assets for our community, combining your artistry, passion and perseverance with your next-level design skills to render polished, positively stunning designs like infographics, banners, typography, vector icons, communication materials and so on for the millions of players using our products.Your experience will allow you to work flawlessly on Photoshop, Illustrator and possibly inDesign across web and print, handling different graphic file formats & delivering memorable work at a high standard.
    Responsibilities

  • Create engaging, usable, and effective visual designs to achieve player-focused goals and objectives;
  • Assist in creating concepts for sub-brands and partners, logos, and banners that fit inside of the FACEIT platform;
  • Create assets in Photoshop and Illustrator to be used for web and video content , as well as advertising campaigns, responsible for preparing print-ready assets and corporate branding materials;
  • Collaborate with a cross-disciplinary group of product managers, sales people and designers, creating inspirational visual design that speaks to players and engages our users;
  • Always look to learn and push yourself to learn new techniques and methods.

  • Required Skills

  • Very good knowledge of Photoshop & Illustrator, InDesign;
  • Experience with 3D modelling software;
  • Aesthetic Judgement with a keen eye for light, colour, value, form, typography and composition, with strong attention to detail;
  • Self-motivated, good communication skills, and a great team player with a can-do attitude;
  • Passionate about gaming or prior experience working in gaming;
  • Open to feedback and direction;
  • Able to understand and incorporate requests for revisions.
  • Vacancy opened 19-04-2017
    Location: London

    Job purpose :
    Founded in London in 2012, FACEIT has quickly become the leading platform for online competitions in PvP multiplayer games. FACEIT allows players to easily play in tournaments and leagues for virtual and real-world prizes through automated tournament management and matchmaking technology. With over 6,000,000 users and continuous exponential growth we now host over 2,000 tournaments and 12,000,000 game sessions per month.

    For developers, FACEIT’s advanced software development kit (SDK) allows game creators to easily integrate user-friendly matchmaking and tournaments into their titles to allow gamers to take part in competitive online games at all skill levels. eSports organizers, players and communities use FACEIT to create and manage online competitions. As a Senior Front-End Developer, you will lead the development of new and exciting features and maintenance of our core web application and SDK widgets.

    We have a common passion for online games and are a close group of people that share a “work hard, play hard” mentality. We had tons of fun building the company from scratch and never stopped.

    Required Skills

  • Understanding of the full Angular development and runtime cycles; 
  • Experience with websockets and real-time messaging;· 
  • Strong OOPS concepts and desire to learn new frameworks; 
  • Ability to architect, build, iterate and manage set of HTML5 applications; 
  • Attitude to write and maintain an automated test environment; 
  • A strong passion for videogames and eSport is a plus. 
  • Bonus points for any experience with the following: React, WinJS, Node.js, Java, Erlang. 
  • Experience

  • 3 years+ of user interface development experience; 
  • 3 years+ of experience as front-end web developer; 
  • 2 years+ of strong knowledge on application development using either Angular or React 
  • Benefits

  • Your professional growth is important to us. We provide ongoing training opportunities; 
  • Offices 5 minutes from Piccadilly Circus station; 
  • Monthly drinks and dinner in the office; 
  • Quarterly team outings; 
  • Kitchen stocked with refreshments, cereals, bread, spreads (coffee machines everywhere – this company is Italian after all!).
  • Vacancy opened 22-11-2015
    Location: London

    Job purpose :
    As Senior Java Developer, you will be responsible of developing complex solutions for a fast growing platform. You will participate in all aspects of the software development lifecycle including planning, technical design, construction, peer reviews, documentation, testing and deployment.
    Responsibilities

  • Design and develop distributed APIs and scheduled procedures 
  • Solve complex technical requirements or issues by leading analysis and development;
  • Assist with the ongoing refinement of development and delivery methodology;
  • Work with the latest tools and continually learn and develop your skill set; 
  • Complete applications development by coordinating requirements, schedules, and activities;
  • Contribute to team meetings; troubleshooting development and production problems across multiple environments and operating platforms;
  • Develop any required proof-of-concept work as part of the technical design process;
  • Be responsible for the Code Level Design, Organisation of code, use of patterns for the successful implementation of a solution;
  • Support users by developing documentation and assistance tools;

  • Skills & Experience

  • 4 years+ experience as Java Developer;
  • Experience with Spring;
  • Excellent knowledge of Restful API;
  • Experience with Microservices;
  • Experience with AWS a plus;
  • Ability to clearly write technical and solution design specifications;
  • Ability to mentor other developers;
  • Passion for Videogames and eSport is a plus;
  • Previous working experience for platforms and/or startups is a plus.

  • Benefits

  • Your professional growth is important to us. We provide ongoing training opportunities;
  • Offices 5 minutes from Piccadilly Circus station;
  • Monthly drinks and dinner in the office;
  • Monthly massages;
  • Quarterly team outings;
  • Kitchen stocked with refreshments, cereals, bread, spreads (coffee machines everywhere – this company is Italian after all!).
  • Why Join Face It