Senior JavaScript / ReactJS Developer – Search Engine (f/m/d)

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Holidu is one of the fastest-growing travel tech companies worldwide. Our mission is to finally make the search and booking of vacation rentals easy. We are on this journey in an international team of travel and technology enthusiasts, each of us having an impact on millions of travelers and thousands of vacation rental owners. So, pack your bag, hop on board and get ready for takeoff!

Team information

You will be part of the search department as part of the search frontend development team. Together with your team, you will own the infrastructure responsible for delivering a high-performance website with an exceptional UX (user experience) and DX (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 for managing application state, type checking with Flow, and Express on the server.
  • The backend of our Search Engine we are writing with a micro-service 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
  • Web-Application and internal applications written with ReactJS
  • 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 which is fully responsible for the UI of our search-engine and all related technologies
  • You will develop new features that will be used by millions of users
  • You will have a lot of freedom 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 greatest possible product that offers the best possible experience for our customers

Your backpack is filled with

  • A degree in Computer Science, or a related field and multiple years of professional
  • Development experience as a Frontend Developer with modern frameworks like ReactJS, after or during your studies
  • Ideally, you have also worked or you have the strong motivation to work with ReactJS, Redux, Flow, Express, AWS, Microservices, Kubernetes, and the rest of our tech stack
  • 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 through regular feedbacks as well as trainings
  • Stay healthy and energized with free fruit, breakfast and coffee in the office
  • Learn languages with meetings in English and an international team
  • Connect and have fun with diverse yet like-minded people at work and regular events
  • Get to know the team and the company spirit during an extensive onboarding phase in Munich

Want to travel with us?

Your first travel contact will be Olga from HR.

We champion diversity in every aspect of life. We encourage applications from all genders, corners of the world and individual backgrounds. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.


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