We are Holiday Extras! A European market leader for travel extras – with airport hotels, airport parking and airport lounges amongst some of our core products. We’ve enjoyed rapid growth and are continuously working to expand our product range and presence in new territories across Europe. Join us on our journey to become the largest provider of Travel Ancillaries in Europe!
Developers at Holiday Extras are always trying to push the boundaries and are challenged to use new tech to deliver amazing and market-leading results. We use modern web technologies on all our sites, and always strive to innovate in order to deliver the best experience for our users.
About the role…
We’re looking for an enthusiastic, talented Web Developer to help our team make the best customer-facing web pages, with page speed, technology and usability at the forefront of their mind.
You’ll have the opportunity to work on a range of front end frameworks, ranging from jQuery to React. You will be working on our AMP and SSG pages to provide a great user experience across multiple platforms. Building responsive mobile designs and optimising for mobile first indexing is how we work, always thinking mobile first. And you’ll be improving our engine functionality with iterations and improvements in most sprints, utilizing split-testing.
Our team must anticipate and react to changes in Google and work to deliver the web pages that perform ahead of the market. Problem-solving is key; identifying solutions and writing the best code for particular elements and pages of our sites. Getting your code live and making a difference straight away is what we’re all about!
What we’re looking for:
- Building mobile first in a responsive way
- HTML / CSS / LESS / SASS
- GitHub / BitBucket / SVN
- Great communication skills (in English, German is more than welcomed)
- A level head in pressure situations
- A keenness to learn
- A friendly person with team spirit!
It’s great if you have experience in any of the following too:
- Working with React and NPM
- Server side languages, PHP
- Writing your own tests; Selenium / Mocha / Unit tests
- Comfortable within MVC / MVVM patterns
- Working in an agile, scrum team
- Using Jira or a similar work tracking system
We are looking for the best person to join our team. We pride ourselves on being able to offer exciting challenges in the world of travel, whilst providing a fantastic environment in which to work. Along with a company pension scheme, additional health insurance and other (H)Extras, we also offer great development opportunities and a culture that you will be passionate to be a part of.
Interested? If so, click on ‘Jetzt Online Bewerben’ and send us your application today.