Senior Software Engineer - Full Stack
Skyscanner is proud to be the world’s most trusted travel app and website. Here, our mission is to lead the global transformation to modern and sustainable travel and ensure a seamless experience for all those who want to explore the planet while protecting it.
At Skyscanner, our global presence offers scale and our inclusive work environment gives everyone the chance to make a real impact. Wherever you’ll join us, you’ll work alongside people who’ll inspire you to achieve your best while tackling some of the most exciting challenges within the travel sector.
Bold. Intense. Rewarding..
You’ve either worked on modern front end technologies and frameworks such as ES6, Sass/Less, Webpack, npm, React and Java Script or have mainly server-side experience around Java, Python, Docker, SQL and AWS. As a Full Stack Engineer you will be keen to build your knowledge on them all.
Together, you’ll be capable of building a front end code base and creating stunning products, design and UX. And behind your technical skills will be a modern engineering mindset and a team-focused approach. It means you’ll be keen to explore options through A/B testing and give guidance to colleagues, and explain the difference between Single Page Apps and Server-Side Rendering.
As a Senior Software Engineer, you’ll build key product feature components. Through your work, you’ll define and implement services that make up a vital sub-system in your area. There’ll be the chance to collaborate across product engineering, from initial ideas to the roll out of solutions, which means you’ll have plenty of opportunities to learn and influence.
We need your expertise to help us do something great for travellers: make booking stays and journeys more sustainable and straightforward. It involves technical challenges and the latest technology, from machine learning and cloud services to world-class APIs.
Skyscanner’s unwavering commitment to our travellers and partners remains as strong as ever. We’re confident that our travellers’ appetite to explore the world will return, and we will need your expertise to help us make travel more sustainable and straightforward, along with all the new considerations of an evolving industry.
Already a global leader in travel, we want to elevate the way we work to a whole other level. In return, you’ll get important things like medical insurance, health screenings, headspace subscriptions and the option to buy more holiday And you’ll have the opportunity to work from your home country for 3 weeks a year, and 30 days in our other global offices. Everything, in other words, to help you relax and give your best.
Travel means discovering new perspectives and experiencing diverse cultures. And we believe that travel is for everyone. We know that Skyscanner will be strongest when our team is both inclusive and diverse and we are committed to taking that journey together. We will recognise and challenge everyday biases, remove obstacles to inclusion and ensure that all of our people can thrive as their authentic selves