Senior Frontend Developer at The Catch Group

Retail, Full-time, Bentleigh East, Victoria, Australia engineering full-time
Posted 2 months ago

The future for Catch is bright - and we need a website that will take us into the next 13 years of growth as we strive to become the number 1 online retail and marketplace platform in Australia and New Zealand. To realise that future we’re working on the next evolution of our website - one that is fast, easy to use, and gives our customers an experience that delights them.

At Catch, our customers are at the centre of everything that we do. We want them to love coming to the Catch website and have the best possible experience. We are looking for a talented Senior Frontend Developer to help us enhance our product and delight our customers every day!

What does a normal day look like for a Senior Frontend Developer at Catch?

  • Build elegant front-end solutions using best practices with strong focus on mobile first
  • Work closely with the frontend team, backend developers, UX designers, Product Managers, and QA engineers
  • Ship functional, well-tested, maintainable and scalable code for new and existing web applications
  • Work in a dynamic, learning orientated Tech team that strives for continuous improvement


To be considered, you will demonstrate the following experience and attributes:

  • Solid commercial experience in frontend web development
  • Highly proficient in HTML, CSS, JavaScript and React.js
  • Highly proficient in different types of testing to ship code with confidence.
  • Strong understanding of state management best practices.
  • Strong understanding of software development best practices and responsive design principles
  • Strong understanding of web accessibility and cross-browser compatibility.
  • Strong understanding of front-end performance and optimization.
  • Solid understanding of SEO principles and ensuring that application will adhere to them
  • Solid understanding of RESTful methods and JSON data
  • Enjoy working in Agile continuous delivery environment

Desirable skills:

  • TypeScript
  • GraphQL


We have a fantastic work environment and culture here at Catch. We provide our passionate people with:

  • An organisation that is experiencing exponential growth
  • A vibrant and passionate Tech team who support and collaborate with each other
  • An organisation that truly does what some call ‘work/life’ balance
  • Employee benefits like discounted gym membership, free parking, access to the Kmart group employee benefits, free breakfast, free Wi-Fi, in house learning and development, monthly lunches plus loads more…

About Catch

Back in 2006, Catch set out to shake up Australia’s online retail landscape. We’ve come a long way since!

We’re not just one of the country’s top eCommerce players, with a proven track record of growth, an award-winning digital platform and second to none customer experience offering. Behind the scenes, we’re a world-class team of creatives, strategists, developers and innovators, and we’re on the hunt for like-minded people to jump on board.

We don’t play by the rules. We push boundaries. We think big. We stay curious and driven. Together, we embrace challenges and learn new things. All this, for one purpose: to provide our customers with an amazing online shopping experience, every day.

And we’re just getting started…

At Catch, we welcome all applications and screen them without attention to race, age, beliefs, sex, orientation, gender identity and disability.