Software Engineer, Chat Applications

GameOn Technology
San Francisco, CA

 

Job Description

You'll be joining a growing development team as a full-stack engineer focused on chat applications. As an integral part of many new customer initiatives at GameOn, you'll work closely with engineering, product, and sales to help breathe life into high-velocity, high-visibility launches that change the ways users, brands, and content interact in chat. While your core responsibilities will revolve around the development of chat applications, GameOn is an open work environment and flat organization where you'll have ample opportunity to contribute and grow in other areas of the business that interest you.

 

Responsibilities

You will work with our product and sales teams to deliver features and applications for our customers which include some of the world's biggest names in sports, lifestyle, and media. Our customers are looking to you and the GameOn platform to create unique, rich customer experiences to engage and delight their ends users. Your apps will be seen and enjoyed by millions across all the major chat platforms. You'll help us push the limits of what we can do with chat applications while generating impactful business results.You'll have access and visibility at the highest levels of the company and be a key driver of new revenues and growth for the business.

 

Qualifications

Minimum:

We believe there are a number of ways to succeed in this role so are considering candidates with a variety of backgrounds and years of experience. At a minimum, the following skills are required:

- Impeccable communication skills

- Ability to make user experience / product decisions independently

- Solid JavaScript ES6+ experience

- A willingness to learn a new tech stack

- Experience working on customer requests

 

We would consider the following as a bonus if you had them: 

- Experience building chatbots or chat applications

- Previous experience in customer-facing engineering or client services roles

- node.js domain knowledge

- Sports, Lifestyle, IoT, or Music-industry domain knowledge

 

Compensation and Benefits

- Competitive salary and equity packages commensurate with experience

- Full Medical/Dental/Vision benefits packages to fit your needs

- Company meals 3x a week

- Regular company-sponsored happy hours and social events

- Awesome new office located 5 minutes from BART in FiDi

- Work hard play hard culture with flexibility around travel and working remotely  

 

About GameOn

GameOn was founded in 2014 with a shared passion for building innovative messaging products that serve the world of broadcast media. Using its proprietary bot platform, GameOn has designed, developed, and launched business solutions for many of the world's largest sport, lifestyle, and media companies becoming an industry leader in user retention, engagement, and monetization in the chat application space. Some of the world’s most notable brands are partnering with GameOn to provide customized, rich customer experiences on the world’s major chat application platforms. Having recently closed a Series A funding round with a focus on scaling its engineering and business development efforts, GameOn continues to build momentum in an industry with rapidly expanding opportunities.

Enough about us, let's chat if you think you can help. Don't forget to share any experiences with chat bots you've had as a user OR developer when reaching out.

 

Contact us at jobs@gameontechnology.com