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Position Summary

The Developer will be a part of the Hockey Operations Research & Development team and responsible for helping to grow and develop our internal Hockey Operations systems and applications. The Developer should be comfortable taking a defined deliverable and working on it independently to a decent degree of quality. This position will focus mainly on front-end platforms with some back-end development required. To excel in this role, the applicant should be a self-starter excited to work in a fast-paced environment.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Develop new user-facing features and tools using React.js for use by the Hockey Operations Department (Management, Scouts, Coaches, and others)

  • Design and build reusable React front-end components

  • Provide user support to Hockey Operations employees as necessary

  • Collaborate with Data Engineer and other members of the R&D team to ensure data is accurate and up to date.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Required Experience & Qualifications

  • Associate’s or bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, graduation from a relevant bootcamp, or equivalent experience/certifications

  • 6+ months of prior professional development experience

  • Familiar with building responsive layouts using CSS/HTML

  • Experience developing using React.js, or similar technology

  • Familiarity or experience with Yarn or NPM

  • Familiarity or experience with GraphQL

  • Experience with GitHub or other version control systems

  • Strong communication skills and a love of collaboration

  • Must be available some evening and weekends to support games remotely

  • A desire to learn, grow, and be mentored

Nice to have

  • A passion for design and UX

  • Experience with React Native

  • Experience with AWS services such as Cognito, Amplify

  • Experience with Next.js or Remix

  • Experience with Tailwind CSS

  • Passion for hockey or sports

Working Conditions

  • Minimal Travel (<10% travel): May be required to travel. Trips may require air travel and/or overnight stay away from home for one or more nights.

  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule inclusive of weekends, nights and holidays as required

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Hiring:

The Seattle Kraken aspire to write a new playbook in sports and entertainment that includes everyone. In alignment with this vision, if you don’t meet every job requirement listed—or if you haven’t played ice hockey before or are still learning about the sport—we still encourage you to apply. We understand you may bring other relevant experiences and expertise to help us become the highest performance organization we can be. One of our core values is ‘Make Us Better’ and we recognize diversity, equity and inclusion as a critical business strategy.

If you’d like to request an accommodation in the application or interview process, please let us know by emailing: [email protected].

Seattle Hockey Partners, LLC and Seattle Arena Company, LLC are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We do not discriminate on basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, or any protected category prohibited by local, state or federal laws.

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