Frontend Software Engineer

The Role

We are a startup company making software products that are an integral part of the video streaming platforms of some of the biggest broadcasters in the world, such as DAZN, BBC, Channel4 and ITV.

Our cloud based systems are used to deliver top tier live sporting events such as the Champions League, Serie A, Moto GP and NFL to millions of viewers globally via ‘The Netflix of sport’, DAZN. If you’ve watched ‘Love Island’, ‘I’m a Celebrity’ or other live shows on ITV Hub it was delivered for catch-up by our Live Capture product at frame level accuracy, within minutes, to record audiences.

We are looking for an experienced frontend software engineer to join us as we expand the Product Engineering team.

What You’ll Do

  • Work in a cross-functional team of engineers delivering great experiences for users of our products
  • Write code that is testable, performant and secure using Angular, Typescript, HTML5, CSS and Docker
  • Contribute to the design and development of the frontend application by being involved in all stages of the feature development process with the team, from inception to delivery
  • Work alongside the product manager to understand user’s needs and make improvements to the product
  • Be responsible for shipping code to production, making sure it is well tested and meets requirements
  • Ensure code produced is of a high quality and follows best practices
  • Participate in the code review process, pair programming and sharing of knowledge in the team 
  • Gain experience of AWS cloud and broadcast video technologies


Requirements

  • 3+ years experience working on frontend applications in Javascript (ideally Angular), HTML 5, CSS
  • Experience of testing frameworks such as Jasmine or Cypress (nice to have)
  • Experience with Git or other version control software
  • Ability to work well in a team, communicating effectively with others to solve problems with a track record of delivery
  • Logical approach with strong analytical skills and attention to detail


Nice to have:

  • Typescript, Cypress, Docker, Terraform
  • Experience working with APIs and Open API specification
  • Experience working with AWS or another cloud service provider 


Our Frontend Tech Stack:

  • Angular, Javascript, Typescript, HTML 5, CSS
  • TDD using Jasmine, integration testing using Cypress
  • AWS, Terraform, Docker Compose
  • Jenkins, Git, Bitbucket, Jira, Confluence


We are a friendly team of individuals who are passionate about building great products with collaboration, innovation and respect for each other. We have an inclusive environment and believe different experiences, perspectives and backgrounds make for a better workplace and better products.

We promote a good work life balance through flexible and remote working options. There are regular social events organised within the team.


Benefits

  • 25 days holiday
  • Medical insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Travel insurance
  • Life cover
  • Company pension
  • Flexible and remote working
  • Company bike scheme


Interview Process

  1. Informal phone conversation about your experience and expectations to see if we are the right fit for each other.
  2. Technical remote pairing exercise with two of our senior engineers
  3. Face-to-face video call interview where we will ask you competency based questions


Application

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.