The Mixer team in Xbox is looking for an experienced front end Senior Software Engineer to join us. At Mixer we’ve redefined the rules for what constitutes live streaming. We don’t talk about delay in terms of seconds, in our world we operate in milliseconds. We’re able to do things never thought possible to make the viewer and streamer experience far more engaging and interactive. From the obvious; seeing a streamer respond to a chat message instantly, to the exciting; allowing a viewer to interact directly with the game the streamer is playing, we’ve made the viewers part of the action and we’re not stopping there!
As an engineer on the team, you will bring your expertise in building user-interfaces with web technologies and help drive new experiences, front-end architecture, and improve our existing codebase. Our client experiences are built using React and Redux. We welcome gamers and non-gamers alike and look for diverse perspectives to help make our product great. We have a very exciting road map ahead of us and a fun team culture.
Experience in web technologies and frameworks like - React, Redux, Angular, Vue, Knockout, Ember, etc.
Experience working through the full product cycle from initial design to rapid production deployment.
Experience shipping customer facing software at a large scale.
Ability to mentor junior engineers on the team.
Strong problem solving, verbal and written communication skills.
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