Senior Frontend Developer

What we're looking for

Keakie is looking for an experienced Frontend developer to join the Consumer experience team, and take responsibility for building our web based listening experience. This is a great opportunity to join us to create ground-breaking technology for music fans around the world.


What you’ll do

  • Take responsibility for adding new features and refining the existing feature set for the web
  • Working day-to-day on refining the consistency, performance and use-cases of UI components.
  • Set market leading trends at the cutting edge of developments in front end user experience.
  • Ensure the reliable performance of Keakie’s streaming across a range of devices and browsers.
  • Collaborate within the engineering team in tackling unique, interesting and challenging problems.
  • Develop new features in tandem with our UI/UX lead and mobile app development team
  • Ensure quick responses to platform bugs
  • Working to refine the user interface and quality of user experience on

What you’ll need

  • Strong knowledge and understanding of React
  • Demonstrated experience in Javascript and use of web APIs
  • Appreciation and understanding of UX principles
  • Focus on performance proficiency with responsive design
  • 4 years+ experience in frontend development using React
  • Ability to work independently
  • You are passionate and knowledgeable about delivering end-to-end experiences and software architecture
  • You have experience with modern web technologies, coding, testing, debugging, and automation techniques

Tech Stack

  • Audio streaming uses Shaka, HLS and MPEG DASH
  • Authentication with JWT, Facebook API and Sign in With Apple JS
  • Sketch/Figma
  • SASS
  • Redux / React Context
  • React Hooks

Salary: £80,000 - £100,000

When: October 2021

Where: UK