6 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 27-10-2017
Location: London

Job purpose :
As Partnerships Manager at FACEIT, you will face incredible challenges working on strategic initiatives tied to content growth and you will manage key relationships with different partners, from big tournaments organizers to personalities and communities. The ideal candidate has strong organisational and leadership skills, a passion for gaming and the ability to execute under evolving timelines.
Responsibilities

  • Create, manage and execute global and local strategic initiatives and other partnership projects;
  • Track, manage and report key performance metrics, objectives and goals;
  • Develop together with co-workers in the Partnerships, Product, and Marketing Teams the partnerships overall strategy and goals;
  • Develop new partnerships and build long-term relationships with tournaments organizers, personalities, communities and other strategic partners;
  • Manage and strengthen relationships with existing tournament organizers, personalities and communities;
  • Collaborate with Marketing, PR and Sales Teams.

  • Required Skills

  • Deep understanding of the gaming industry;
  • Well connected within the community;
  • Familiarity with FACEIT as a user/players is a must;
  • Previous experience as a Partnerships Manager in the gaming industry a massive plus;
  • Prior start-up experience is a plus;
  • Strong organizational and leadership skills with attention to details;
  • Outstanding written and oral skills with the ability to clearly communicate how plans will deliver;
  • Great interpersonal skills including effective communication, relationship creation and management;
  • Proficiency in MS Word, PowerPoint and Excel.

  • Benefits

  • Pension plan;
  • Quarterly drinks and dinner in the office;
  • Monthly massages;
  • Quarterly team outings;
  • 5 a side twice monthly;
  • Lunch provided daily;
  • Kitchen stocked with refreshments, cereals, bread, spreads (coffee machines everywhere – our founding team is Italian after all!);
  • Your professional growth is important to us. We provide ongoing training opportunities.
  • Vacancy opened 19-11-2015
    Location: London

    Job purpose :
    As a Product Manager / Owner at FACEIT, 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

  • Drive the ideation of your product, development and launching innovative products.
  • Define the short and long term vision of your product, roadmap and goals.
  • Establish consensus among your stakeholders and across the company.
  • Lead and inspire a team of engineers, designers and QA to successfully launch your product from start to end.
  • Ability to ideate and design simple UI and UX wireframes to visually communicate your ideas.
  • Define and analyse metrics to measure the success of your product.
  • Formulate clear hypotheses and validate them through qualitative and quantitative methods such as user feedback and A/B testing.

  • Qualifications

  • Have a proven experience and passion for building great products with multiple products shipped to end users on Mobile and/or Web.
  • Radical thinking paired with strong execution - you can envision a world different than the status quo with the ability to articulate a clear path to get there.
  • Creative problem solver - you are able to identify real obstacles and viable solutions.
  • Not afraid to get your hands dirty and do whatever is necessary to ensure success.
  • Able to set goals and articulate the desired outcome and work collaboratively to achieve these goals.
  • Comfortable participating in technical discussions with the engineering team.
  • Massive plus if you are a former: engineer, designer, startup founder, competitive gamer.

  • Passion

  • Great understanding and demonstrated interest in competitive gaming.
  • Rigorous - asks hard questions, validates assumptions, connects the dots.
  • Passion for great design, you should know what works, what doesn't and why.

  • Benefits

  • Pension plan;
  • Quarterly drinks and dinner in the office;
  • Monthly massages;
  • Quarterly team outings;
  • 5 a side twice monthly;
  • Lunch provided daily;
  • Kitchen stocked with refreshments, cereals, bread, spreads (coffee machines everywhere – our founding team 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 15-03-2016
    Location: London

    Job purpose :
    Founded in 2012, FACEIT has quickly become the leading platform for online competitions in PvP multiplayer games. 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.
    We are looking for a DevOps engineer with strong knowledge of Amazon Web Services and Kubernetes. You will create cloud formation templates to build AWS services and/or container-based environments that support our wide range of different applications. 
    In this role, you’ll work collaboratively with the software engineering team to deploy and operate our systems, and help automate and streamline our operations and processes. You will build and maintain tools for deployment, monitoring and operations and troubleshoot and resolve issues in our dev, test and production environments.
    Responsibilities:

  • Develop/Build IT cloud solutions and environments to meet business requirements.
  • Install, configure and maintain cloud solutions as well as management tools/services.
  • Assist in defining DevOps quality guidelines and standards.
  • Ensure the adherence to standards, policies and procedures.
  • Translate business and technical requirements into load, compliance and security tests.
  • Define cases, test scenarios and executable scripts
  • Develop and implement reusable components, scripts and templates to be able to automatise the deployment of new applications and environments to the cloud

  • Required Skills & Experience:

  • 3+ Years as a DevOps Engineer for a large online consumer, media or social company.
  • Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and cloud services (experience with AWS and/or Kubernetes is required)
  • Strong background in Linux Administration
  • Experience with automation/configuration management using either Puppet, Chef or an equivalent
  • Strong experience with MongoDB and REDIS
  • A working understanding of code and script (Java, PHP, NodeJS, Python and/or Ruby)
  • Knowledge of best practices and IT operations in an always-up, always-available service

  • Desirable

  • Passion for eSport is a plus
  • Previous experience working for platforms and/or startups

  • 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