Habbox Site Coders

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Habbox Site Coders
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Manager: lawrawrrr
Operating Years: 2008 - Present

The Habbox Site Coders manage Habbox's pre-existing code and work on new projects. The department has had many incarnations over the years, however, most recently returned in late May 2012 to facilitate the loss of HotelUser as the Assistant General Manager (Development). In the past forms of the department was a part of the Content Department and was managed directly by either the Content Manager, Assistant General Manager (Content) or both, depending on the relevant experience of either party.

Department Structure

Job title Job description
Site Manager General Manager (Site)]]'s remit.
Site coder Code features and items that go on one of the multiple Habbox sites.

Site Managers

Name Role Start Date End Date
Joe Site Manager 15-Jan-2020 May 2021
Scottish Site Manager 24-Nov-2016 Unknown
Chris Site Manager 28-Aug-2016 21-Nov-2016
Tom Site Manager 07-Jul-2015 28-Aug-2016
Felix-x Site Manager 09-Jan-2015 07-Jun-2015

Site Coders

Habbox has had many site coders over the years. Notable coders (excluding those who progressed to manager or General Management) include dbgtz, Calum0812, :Markster:, Kieran, iAdam, Robbie, Blob, Hypertext and Invent.

History

The department has its origins going back to when the founder and original owner of Habbox, Mizki enlisted the help of current Habbox co-owner, sierk. Sierk helped build the main site in 2004. As technology has evolved and become more complex, Habbox has had to bring in more experienced coders to keep up with changes in technology so to improve the sites features.

Coding staff sporadically come and go and in their wake will leave a whole host of improvements, changes and brand new features behind for everyone to use and enjoy. The coding department is very competitive to get into, and the current coders will have been rigorously tested to ensure sure they're up to the challenge.

Webpage Design Department

The Webpage Design Department was created late 2004 under the reign of 8Freak8. The department was similar to the current Site Coders department. Towards late 2007, the department was renamed and reformed to the current Site Coders Department.

Name Role Start Date End Date Length of tenure
---MAD--- Web Design Staff 27-Jul-2006 06-Nov-2006 102 days (3 months, 10 days)
yonder454 Web Design Staff 19-Oct-2005 04-Jun-2006 228 days (7 months, 16 days)
Mentor Web Design Staff 30-Jul-2005 21-Aug-2005 22 days (0 months, 22 days)
Ignitionhost Web Design Staff 08-Apr-2005 05-May-2005 27 days (0 months, 27 days)
-JT- Web Design Manager 25-Mar-2005 06-Apr-2005 12 days (0 months, 12 days)
sierk Web Design Staff 16-Feb-2005 25-Mar-2005 37 days (1 months, 9 days)
8Freak8 Web Design Staff 03-Oct-2004 15-Feb-2005 135 days (4 months, 12 days)

Other Senior Coders

Over the years there have been various other roles at Habbox that inherit responsibilities and work alongside, or a part of the Site Coders team, including Forum Developers, Technical Managers, and various Assistant General Manager roles. People who held these senior roles are:

Name Role Start Date End Date Length of tenure
Scottish Technical Manager Unknown Present Ongoing
Joe Forum Developer 12-Apr-2016 08-May-2016 26 days (0 months, 26 days)
Dollar Forum Developer 04-Jul-2015 12-Apr-2016 283 days (9 months, 8 days)
Recursion Technical Manager 27-May-2012 02-Mar-2016 1375 days (3 years, 9 months, 4 days)
Joe Forum Developer 18-Jul-2015 16-Dec-2015 151 days (4 months, 28 days)
Skynus Assistant General Manager (Content) 02-Jun-2013 25-Aug-2013 84 days (2 months, 23 days)
HotelUser Assistant General Manager (Dev) 26-Feb-2010 02-Jun-2012 827 days (2 years, 3 months, 7 days)
Yonder Site Technician Unknown Unknown Unknown
Jin Technician Unknown Unknown Unknown
Jamesy Forum Technician Unknown Unknown Unknown
Flairr Forum Developer 12-Apr-2016 Unknown Unknown
Chippiewill Technician 11-Jan-2013 Unknown Unknown