Senior Frontend Developer

Company Description

Hotelscan is a metasearch website that enables users to search for and compare hotels, vacation rentals, B&Bs and other lodging solutions from a wide range of suppliers.

Hotelscan is part of lm group, a publicly-traded multinational Group, among the worldwide leaders in the online travel industry. Each month, our websites and mobile apps (available in 17 languages and 40 countries) reach 43 million unique users that search for and book their travel and leisure experiences. 

More than 1,200 people enjoy working with us and contribute to providing our audience with a comprehensive and inspiring offering of travel-related products and services.

Job Description

We are looking for brilliant people, not for a list of skills. While reading the key responsibilities of the role, please consider that we value attitude more than your expertise. 

Are you curious and passionate about working in a constantly evolving and challenging international environment? Even if you don’t feel like you fit the role 100%, please apply: put your willingness to learn and we will grow together!

As a Senior Frontend Engineer, you will be working as part of a forward-thinking team, continuously collaborating with talented and experienced UX/UI designers and backend developers.
 

Key Responsibilities

  • Designing, writing, and testing well-crafted and maintainable code
  • Participating in software architecture analysis and design
  • Create resilient, secure, and performant applications able to serve millions of requests per day
  • Collaborating with web designers, testers, and product
  • Interact with all stakeholders to find solutions for company evolutions
  • Contribute to the R&D of the company stack, proposing effective solutions
  • Constantly updating technical knowledge and skills by attending in-house and/or external courses, reading manuals, and accessing new applications

Qualifications

Essential

  • 2+ years of experience as a Frontend Developer
  • Excellent knowledge of Javascript; deep knowledge of React or Vue.js is required
  • Hands-on experience in any one of JavaScript frameworks and UI design and web application development
  • Experience with Node.js
  • Experience with SCSS
  • Experience with version control systems (Git preferred)
  • Strong problem-solving capabilities; positive and collaborative attitude. We love working as a team.
  • Good team player, quick learner having strong communication skills 
  • Curiosity and passion for continuous improvement
  • Knowledge of Italian and English

Desirable

  • Experience in-browser testing and debugging
  • Able to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Knowledge of Redux library and Koa framework
  • Knowledge of Typescript
  • Knowledge of Redis and Memcached caching systems
  • Knowledge of Nginx
  • Knowledge of GitLab CI/CD

Additional Information

By joining our company, you will have the chance to:

  • Join a dynamic team in an inclusive-international environment.

  • Grow thanks to the career journey and our internal mobility perspective.

  • Manage your own schedule thanks to the flexible start and end of the working day.

  • Work a shorter working week (36h), of which 4 hours on Friday morning.

  • Get focus time for learning, development and deep work on Friday mornings.

  • Work partially or fully remote according to local laws.

  • Enjoy continuous training thanks to our company platform.

  • Benefit from employee discounts on travel.

  • Receive 2 days off per year for the purpose of volunteering.

  • Receive a bonus after 5 and one after 10 years in the company.

  • Get free snacks / fruit / hot drinks / water / beverages at our offices.

  • Participate in amazing winter and summer corporate events.

  • Benefit from extended parental or marriage leave.