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Senior Software Engineer - Frontend

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Job Description

Job Title:
Senior Software Engineer - Frontend
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Full-Time, Permanent
Software Engineering

What's your new role about?

What's better than supporting engineers that reach millions of concurrent users globally? It is doing it with millions of more users in mind.

As a Senior Frontend Engineer, you will be responsible for the development and delivery of all client-side aspects of our DAZN product, developing new features, and launching new platforms. DAZN is changing the way people watch sports forever and as part of DAZN, you will play a lead role in this by designing and building world-leading streaming services, working on new features releases, and evolving the next phase of our application framework. With a rapidly expanding company, growth within the team, and opportunities to lead engineering initiatives are abundant!

Your Team 

You will join the Frontend team in Amsterdam, which is entirely focused on the Growth of our business so the teams range from Customer Acquisition to Payments and User Identity to Partnerships. It’s a relatively new office so we are just under 200 people, though we are a very diverse team with more than 42 nationalities represented.

This role is be based in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The internal job title is Senior Software Engineer – Frontend.

Benefits will include: access to DAZN, 25 days holiday per year, an annual performance-related bonus, pension plan, medical insurance discounts, commuter allowance/NS business card (if you live more than 10km away from the office), family-friendly community, free access for you and one other to our workplace mental health platform app (Unmind), learning and development resources, the opportunity for flexible working, and access to our internal speaker series and events.

As our new Senior Frontend Engineer, you’ll have the opportunity to:

  • Deliver high quality, robust and testable code adhering to engineering best practices, code conventions and development methodologies
  • Work to continually improve software deployment to ensure iterative releases and rapid deployment of updates to our customers across all platforms  
  • Monitor system performance and resolve any issues or failures in staging or production environments

You’ll be set up for success if you have:

  • Experience with JavaScript, CSS, and responsive design
  • Professional experience with ReactJS (preferably), VueJS, or Angular
  • Ability to write unit tests, regression tests, and end-to-end tests
  • Experience with REST API integration and HTTP 
  • Basic knowledge of NodeJS
  • Knowledge of Git

Even better if you also have:

  • Experience in Javascript module bundlers (e.g. Webpack)
  • Experience with NodeJS
  • Experience with AWS and Docker
  • Ability to build automation and CI/CD

Here's a little more about us…

At DAZN, we bring ambition to life. We are innovators, game-changers and pioneers. So if you want to push boundaries and make an impact, DAZN is the place to be.

As part of our team you'll have the opportunity to make your mark and the power to make change happen. We're doing things no-one has done before, giving fans and customers access to sport anytime, anywhere. We're using world-class technology to transform sports and revolutionise the industry and we're not going to stop.

If you're ambitious, inventive, passionate, brave and supportive, then you're the kind of person who's going to enjoy life at DAZN.

We are committed to fostering an inclusive environment, both inside and outside of our walls, that values equality and diversity and where everyone can contribute at the highest level and have their voices heard. For us, this means hiring and developing talent across all races, ethnicities, religions, age groups, sexual orientations and gender identities. If you’d like to include a cover letter with your application, please feel free to. Please do not feel you need to apply with a photo or disclose any other information that is not related to your professional experience.

We look forward to hearing from you.