We’re one of the world’s most iconic travel brands based in Central London, King’s Cross area. Thanks to us, travellers can breakfast in London and lunch in Paris and it’s all just a high-
speed train ride away. We’re working to become Europe’s most loved travel brand. And that’s where you come in!
As a full stack Senior Developer you will work actively in shaping our digital products by working closely with the design team delivering rich, responsive transactional applications across multiple devices and building highly transactional microservices to support our architecture.
Building a beautiful and effective UX supported by performant APIs will be key to the success of the company’s service and your team would have a pivotal role in making this a reality.
We’re looking for someone to...
Deliver high quality, responsive pages for Eurostar.com, integrating where required with APIs and functional backend components
Create highly transactional and scalable microservices to support our applications
Develop the web front end of applications and write automated test code
Refactor the core transactional pages of Eurostar.com as required
Engage with all relevant team members to ensure the required quality is delivered from the BDD processes, meaning the acceptance criteria being developed against are also those being automated in the functional test packs
Actively engage in and contribute to user story workshops, design clinics and other requirements elaboration / refinement sessions as part of a Scrum / Kanban development team
Contribute to, and assist Solutions Architect with, technical solution design and architectural roadmap
Ensure development team is developing solutions in accordance with Solutions Architect’s vision
Mentor junior developers
Experience with React.js & associated application architectures and libraries (e.g. Hapi, Express.js)
Knowledge of, and experience working with, microservices architecture
Node.js / npm, and associated build tools (Yarn, Webpack, Babel, etc.)
REST / Graphql API design
Principles and practices of SSR / Isomorphic apps
HTML5 / CSS3 / SASS / BEM
An understanding of the principles of design, UI, and user experience
Experience delivering cross browser responsive websites / apps
Experience with Scrum and / or Kanban, user stories and iterative development
Unit testing / Integration testing / BDD / TDD
Ability to write high quality secure code
Use of SCM systems such as git and Github
Cloud hosting experience on AWS, Heroku and Knowledge of CI principles
Experience of working on high traffic e-commerce websites
Active contributor to open source projects
Experience of CI tools such as CircleCI, Jenkins
Travel benefits for work and play
Exclusive discounts and perks
A great pension
If you feel like your skills and experience are relevant for the role, please don't hesitate to apply!
Eurostar is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity