ReactJS Frontend Developer - Search Engine (f/m/d)

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Holidu is one of the fastest-growing travel tech companies worldwide. With more than $100M in funding to date and an international team of travel and technology enthusiasts, our mission is to finally make the search and booking of vacation rentals easy. With our search engine for vacation rentals Holidu we help travelers book the ideal accommodation for the lowest price, and through our software-and-service solution Bookiply we also support vacation rental owners in multiplying their bookings with less work. Do you want to have an impact on millions of travelers worldwide? Then pack your bag, hop on board and get ready for takeoff!

Your future team

You will join the frontend team as part of the search department. Together with your team you will own the product development and infrastructure for delivering a high-performance website with an exceptional user and developer experience.

Our Tech Stack

  • We are writing the frontend of our Search Engine in ReactJS, running on a cluster of node.js servers in Kubernetes. We are using Redux, Typescript and Express on the server.
  • The backend of our Search Engine we are writing with a microservice approach, using  Java 11, with Spring Boot, running on Kubernetes
  • Data storage with Elasticsearch 7, PostgreSQL, Kafka, MongoDB, Redis
  • Heavy usage of AWS, Kubernetes, Docker, Jenkins, Git
  • Native iOS and Android Apps written with Swift and Kotlin
  • Monitoring with ELK, Grafana and internally developed technologies

Your role in this journey

  • You will be part of the team who is responsible for our website and all related technologies
  • You will develop new features that will be used by millions of users
  • You will have the freedom and ownership to implement your own ideas on how to improve and develop our products further
  • You will build, with your team, highly scalable applications with state of the art technologies
  • You will work in a squad based organization alongside other Frontend Developers, Backend Developers, Designers and Product Managers. Together you are responsible for delivering the best possible product that offers a world-class UX.

Your backpack is filled with

  • A degree in Computer Science, or a related field, or an equivalent practical experience 
  • Some experience with modern JavaScript frameworks like ReactJS
  • You have worked or you have a strong motivation to work with ReactJS, Redux, Typescript, Express, AWS, Microservices, Kubernetes, and the rest of our tech stack
  • Experience with CRUD, Rest services and how to create logical APIs and services
  • The drive and ambition to take ownership of a fast web application, with a great user and developer experience
  • Experience developing, and a passion for user-facing software
  • You love coding and building world class products! We do and we hope you share our ambition!

Our adventure includes

  • Have an impact on the millions of people using our product every month.
  • Grow with responsibility from day 1 and develop yourself further through regular feedback, workshops and knowledge exchange.
  • Use your personal development budget and 2 extra days off to enhance your professional skills by visiting conferences, buying books, attending courses and more.
  • Connect and have fun with international, diverse and yet like-minded people at work, regular events and weekly office days with your team.
  • Get to know the world with our flexible home office policy and the opportunity to work from other local offices.
  • Get in shape with a premium gym membership for a discounted rate.
  • Go travelling for 28 vacation days + 13 public holidays in Bavaria with interesting discounts on our Bookiply properties.
  • Get a sneak peek at the adventure that awaits you on Instagram @lifeatholidu.

Want to travel with us?

Apply online on our career page! Your first travel contact will be Jake from HR.

We champion diversity in every aspect of life. We encourage applications from all genders, corners of the world and individual backgrounds. Please feel welcome to submit your application without a photo and details on your gender, date of birth, marital status and nationality. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.


Munich, Germany

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