Remote
Full time
Posted on: 
March 23, 2022

Full-Stack Web Developer

We're hiring a full-stack web developer!

Job Description

LIV is looking for an experienced full-stack web developer to own all of our web front end and back end needs. You'll be working with our current owner of LIV's web architecture to take over their responsibilities in building, improving and maintaining our web platform, including our Developer Dashboard, our User Profiles, our web CMS and the official LIV website.

Responsibilities

  • Design, Develop, Test, Deploy & Maintain React/Next.js/Node.js codebase
  • Monitor infrastructure wellness
  • Create Kibana/Mixpanel visualisations
  • Maintain CI scripts
  • Liaise with developers in other teams

What You Bring

  • Proficiency in modern Javascript frameworks, both back-end and front-end (React, Next.js, Express.js, Sequelize)
  • Solid understanding of how the web works, HTML, SCSS, Webpack
  • Solid understanding of SQL/NoSQL databases (e.g. MySQL, PostgreSQL, Elastic, Redis)
  • Experienced with CI/CD tooling
  • Experience working with Docker, Kubernetes and Rancher
  • Experience working with AWS and GCP services
  • Deep understanding of git and best practices in repo management
  • Comfortable working with linux terminals
  • Have a knack for UI/UX (preferred but not essential)
  • Experience with Babylon.js / Three.js is a plus

What LIV Brings

  • Fully distributed company (work from (almost) anywhere in the world)
  • Competitive salary and stock options
  • A "take time when you need it" vacation policy
  • Flexible working hours
  • Mental wellness budget
  • Professional development budget
  • Virtual movie nights, gaming sessions, and other fun team events
  • Ownership over your work and ability to make a strong impact at growing startup
  • Company sponsored event trips (gaming conferences, Twitchcon etc)

What is it like working at LIV?

At LIV you can expect to work with a tight knit, collaborative team. Our goal is to continue to be, and grow, as the de facto platform for VR and AR content creation & consumption. We work hard, but make sure that we enjoy the ride and lead with a humans-first approach. 

LIV is a leader in VR capture, streaming and VTubing solutions. Our rise to fame was mixed reality capture with the globally viral Beat Saber videos, and since 2016 we’ve been leading the charge in providing the technologies for the next generation of streamers and content creators. 

By joining LIV, you’ll join a bleeding edge VR capture & streaming technology company in the world, backed by some of the biggest names in VR and AR and used by the biggest streamers and creators in the world, such as Shroud, Pewdiepie and LSToast.

About LIV and your team

  • LIV is an exciting 13-person startup in the VR industry
  • We’re freshly funded and are proud to have some of the best gaming and VR investors in the world
  • This is an incredibly exciting time to be joining the company, with multiple big projects releasing in the coming months and fresh funding to execute
  • By being on the leadership team, you’ll get exposure to the most inner workings of the day to day running of a high-growth technology company and will have the opportunity to grow into other roles

Talent Points that are particularly interesting to us:

  • You spend time in VR and are familiar with the industry and technology
  • You have intermediate design skills and can work with tools like Photoshop, Sketch or similar
  • You have a strong understanding of Excel
  • You enjoy games, VR and/or live streaming

How to apply

  • Please use the form here to apply
  • Though we'd like to, we're unable to respond to every applicant, so you'll only hear from us if we'd like to move forward with the interview process

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