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Frontend Developer
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Recruiter: Badoo
Listed on: 14th March
Location: London
Salary/Rate: Competitive
Salary Notes: Competitive
Type: Permanent
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Our team is growing, and it's exciting! By joining us, you'd be working on some of the top dating and social brands in the industry - not only Badoo, but also Bumble, Chappy, Lumen and Quack. It really is an exciting time to get on board: after all, the features we develop and the optimisations we make are delivered to millions of people across the globe. On top of that, you'll get the chance to try your hand at modular cross-app architecture and write modules to be integrated into multiple brands.We're looking for someone who combines strong technical skills, extensive experience in product development and a pragmatic, results-oriented approach.
Responsibilities/Job Role

Design the architecture, plan, develop and release new features for our millions of global users
Take the lead on new features as required
Work with JavaScript
Server-side API: strictly typed and well defined data-only API
Work in a big team, actively collaborating with fellow JavaScript and CSS developers, Quality Assurance, Release Engineers and designers
Communicate well and be an efficient and responsible team member

Required Skills, Knowledge & Experience

Extensive full-time development experience (ideally five or more years)
Solid knowledge of foundations of JavaScript
Ability to write functional and modular code that will be supported for a long time
Knowledge of internet stack: HTTP, Linux, Nginx, Node.js desirable
Experience with JavaScript tooling
Experience with one of the server-side scripting languages desirable
Background in high load project work, optimising code and performance desirable
Being flexible and able to adapt to new requirements quickly

 
About Badoo
 
There's nothing ordinary about working at Badoo. We're just as social as our product and don't hide behind our computers. Innovation is key to what we do and since we're a rapidly growing start-up, things move fast. We're a diverse, international bunch and are based in amazing offices in Soho, with perks to match. 
 
Badoo is the largest dating network in the world. With 400 million users across 190 countries and 450 employees worldwide, Badoo provides the best technology for people to meet, because happiness is better shared. 
Each day more than 400,000 people sign up for a Badoo experience; users send over 350 million messages and 10 million photos are added to the Badoo platform.
 
Badoo is an equal opportunities employer. We strictly prohibit unlawful discrimination on the basis of race, colour, religion, veteran status, national origin, ancestry, pregnancy status, sex, gender identity or expression, age, marital status, mental or physical disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, or any other characteristics protected by law.
 
The strength of our workforce is made up of people from diverse backgrounds. All individuals here will be treated in a fair and equal manner based on the principles of professional merit. We commit to making any and all reasonable adjustments to your working conditions if you are disabled or impaired. It is important to remember that although some disabilities are apparent, many widely occurring disabilities, such as mental ill-health, epilepsy, diabetes and dyslexia are often not immediately evident. We are keen that applicants who have an ongoing disability make us aware of this, so we can make sure we can provide the most appropriate help and support.
 
Our Benefits
 



Private medical and dental insurance
Critical illness & travel insurance
Corporate gym membership
Eyecare vouchers
Gourmet meals each day
Unlimited drinks and snacks
Tastecard
Contributory pension scheme
Subsidised tube pass or bike
In-house massages & haircuts
Childcare vouchers