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Software Engineer - Front End

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Job Description

Job Title:
Software Engineer - Front End
Location:
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Schedule:
Full-Time, Permanent
Team:
Software Engineering
Department:
Technology
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What's your new role about?


The Frontend Engineer will be responsible for the development and delivery of all client side aspects of our DAZN product, developing new features and launching new platforms. A successful candidate will have a proven ability in delivering customer facing JavaScript applications, a desire to work in a fast paced, Agile software development environment and a passion for building a world class product.  

DAZN are going to change the way people watch sports forever, by putting the consumer first, providing more sport, no ads, no long contract and a single low monthly fee. As part of the DAZN tech team, you will play a lead role in this by designing and building world leading streaming services across web, mobile and TV platforms, working on new feature 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. We need people who want to help us build a strong engineering culture and a fun, vibrant workplace.    
  

WHAT WILL YOU DO IN YOUR NEW ROLE?

  • 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.

DO YOU HAVE THESE ESSENTIALS?

  • Experience with JavaScript (vanilla JS, prototypes, scoping, design patterns, memory profiling)  
  • Track record of successful software delivery through all phases of development, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations.
  • Experience of working in an Agile software development environment.
  • Familiar with build automation, continuous integration and continuous delivery.  
  • Experience with ReactJS or VueJS and Redux or flux or mobx  
  • Ability to write unit tests using JavaScript in a common library such as Jasmine. 

DO YOU HAVE THESE DESIRABLES?

  • Experience with Node.js     
  • Experience on cross-platform development on smart TV game and consoles.      
  • Experience in the development of a high-profile digital video service.   
  • Experience with test driven development.       
  • Experience with AWS, Docker, Kubernetes.     
  • Working knowledge of object-oriented design, functional programing, design patterns and extreme programming.  

Here's a little more about us…

At DAZN, we bring ambition to life.
 
We are innovators, game-changers and pioneers. There are no limits to what we can achieve. So, if you want to push boundaries and change the world, 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.
 
Because for us, it's all about Limitless Ambition - never settling, always restless, always wanting more for our customers. We're growing fast and have made a big impact so far, and that's just the beginning. There's so much we can do. Working with us is exciting, empowering and truly global.
 
If you're ambitious, inventive, passionate, brave and supportive, then you're the kind of person who's going to succeed at DAZN. Come and join our team
 
DAZN – who we are and what we do:
 
- Headquartered in the UK
- 2,800 employees in over 24 countries.
- We are home to DAZN – the largest, fastest-growing global sports streaming service
- DAZN is live in Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Brazil, the USA, Canada, and Japan.
- We guarantee affordable access on all devices including TVs, smartphones, tablets, games consoles and PCs
- We work across every aspect from broadcast planning & production through to content distribution & commercialisation
- We run some of the world's most popular sports sites, including Goal, Sporting News and Spox.
 
To find out more visit: https://careers.dazn.com/