Looking for Full Stack JavaScript and React Developer

Liberty Global is looking for a Senior JavaScript developer with Node.js and (isomorphic) SPA applications development experience. Help us transforming video streaming experience across 12 European countries with next-gen web applications serving thousands of movies, shows and series.

The position is based in Amsterdam, where you’ll be working closely with the product owner, designers, and developers within a product scrum team. If you’re living outside Netherlands, we’re ready to provide a relocation package.

Tasks

Develop UI’s and services for modern web applications based on JavaScript, (isomorphic) React and Node.js. This includes applications such as video on demand, streaming, content discovery, and services for media data aggregation, recommendations and other needs backing cross-functional product development team. The work includes specification, design, implementation, testing and debugging. Closely working with the production, product, design and operations teams in order to develop and deploy applications.

Skills & Experience

Essential:

  • Some years of professional JavaScript software development experience of UI’s and API services.
  • Familiar with Node.js and NPM.
  • Practical knowledge of some frameworks and libraries like ReactJS (or similar), Express, Grunt/Gulp, Webpack, Mocha, Lodash and other tools helping developing modern web applications.
  • Well-versed in fundamental visual and UX design skills including responsive design.
  • Excellent debugging and problem-solving skills.
  • Understanding of major browsers and the special considerations for their quirks and performance limitations. This should include some experience with progressive enhancement for mobile browsers.
  • Understanding of animation techniques. In-depth understanding of CSS3 animations.
  • Familiarity with server-side technologies and back-end frameworks.
  • Comfortable with version control software (Git).
  • Self-motivated and proactive in the working environment.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Good English.

Desirable:

  • An interest in television, video streaming services, and social media.
  • Automated testing/deployment techniques and tools — CI’s, Javascript unit/functional testing.
  • Agile and lean methods. Scrum, Kanban, etc.

Please send your questions and applications to r@rhr.me, or reach us via twitter @WebDevLiberty.

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