Frontend Software Engineer // KAYAK

October 15, 2018

Trade your daily grind for a career that lets you show-off your passion for travel. Join KAYAK to work on the tools that millions of travelers use every day. Make them good, make them great, make them your favorite. Work with us to deliver the best personalized results, latest travel trends and the travel tools that our users dream of. Plus, you’ll get to try out your craziest ideas during our HackWeeks. And you’ll get to be the first to play with new and exciting travel features (while getting paid for it).

Position

KAYAK is looking for smart, self-motivated and enthusiastic frontend developers with a passion for learning and delivering. You will join the team in Berlin that is responsible for developing compelling user experiences that are the face of KAYAK for millions of users every day. You’ll work closely with other teams to develop innovative features and keep our product a step ahead of the competition. If you’re an engineer who loves travelling and wants to work on a team of similarly talented, driven individuals, we’d love to hear from you.

Requirements

  • 2+ years of relevant work experience developing web applications
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in a quantitative/technical field (e.g. Computer Science, Engineering, Physics, Math)
  • Solid understanding of JavaScript, CSS and HTML
  • Experience with Angular JS is a plus
  • Knowledge of performance considerations, especially with respect to browsers
  • Familiarity with Java, C#, or similar object-oriented languages
  • Ability to debug issues in a full-stack environment

About KAYAK

Our mission at KAYAK is to provide the world’s favorite travel planning tools. With every query, KAYAK searches other sites to show travelers the information they need to find the right flights, hotels, rental cars and vacation packages.

And because our team is always on the lookout for ways to make travel planning and trip management even easier, we offer a variety of tools and features such as KAYAK Trips, Explore and Price Forecast and are constantly evolving our app, Facebook Messenger and Slack bots, Alexa skill and related A.I. innovations.

In addition to KAYAK, we manage a portfolio of metasearch brands including: momondo, Cheapflights, SWOODOO, checkfelix and Mundi that together process more than two billion consumer queries a year.

KAYAK is an independently managed subsidiary of Booking Holdings Inc.

Benefits and Perks

  • 6 weeks paid vacation
  • Day off on your birthday
  • Generous retirement plans
  • Free lunch catering 3 days per week
  • Public transportation subsidies
  • Free German classes
  • Free Yoga classes
  • Free massages
  • No stupid meetings
  • Drinks, coffee, snacks, games etc.
  • Regular team events/excursions
  • Flexible hours
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