Front End Developer - Flights
Booking.com is looking for Front End Developers all around the globe! Join us at our beautiful headquarters in Amsterdam and work on planet Earth’s #1 accommodation website with some of the industry’s smartest people!
Our flight business is one of the cornerstones of the connected trip. We ought to offer the best and most convenient flights to every customer, those that start their trip by buying a flight or those that are complementing their existing journey with a flight. We will do this by having the best inventory available at the most competitive prices powering a site that solves all the pain points of booking a flight today.
Our ideal candidate has an excellent eye for detail, pragmatic approach and an absolute commitment to making sure features are well implemented and bug free. We make all of our decisions based on experiments and testing, so you should be excited by taking a data-led approach to development. If you believe you’re also a passionate advocate for the user, and are looking to work in an agile, collaborative environment than we would like to hear from you!
Our guiding principle is that by helping our users we help our business. As a Developer in the Front End team you’ll be a key part of the idea generation process, working in small startup-like teams that take full ownership of their part of our platform. You'll work side by side with designers, back end developers, product owners, copywriters and user researchers to conceive, analyze, hand code & test your ideas. You’ll be given the freedom to make meaningful and measurable improvements impacting millions of users. You will:
Continuously look for ways to improve Booking.com and implement A/B tests
Take ownership of sections of Booking.com's desktop, tablet and mobile web sites
Contribute to the growth of Booking.com through interviewing, on-boarding, or other recruitment efforts
4+ years of experience in a relevant role, preferably in a commercial environment
Experience with templating languages
Ability to write high-performance, reusable code
Experience troubleshooting cross-browser compatibility issues
Experience with data-driven product development: analytics, A/B testing, etc
Knowledge of version control systems
Comfortable working on a command line
Excellent English communication skills, both written and verbal
We are a performance-based company that offers career advancement and lucrative compensation, including bonuses and stock potential. We offer what we call the “Booking Deal” with other competitive perks and benefits. IT also has regular tech talks, training and attends/speaks at global conferences.
This position is open to worldwide candidates and in the case of relocation, we will assist you with a generous relocation package, ensuring a smooth transition to working and living in Amsterdam. We have successfully relocated 200+ IT professionals to Amsterdam in the last year!
Booking.com is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. We strive to move well beyond traditional equal opportunity and work to create an environment that allows everyone to thrive.