Frontend Technical Lead at SiteMinder

Full-time, Sydney sydney full-time
Description
Posted 17 days ago

The Frontend Technical Lead enables Siteminder’s Frontend Engineers by steering the Frontend architecture, leading the Frontend Guild, and ensuring adoption and evolution of the Siteminder UI Component Library. They are passionate about user experience and making beautiful, performant frontends 

Who we are

Ever booked hotel accommodation on Booking.com, Expedia or TripAdvisor? Chances are, you’ve used SiteMinder. Our goal is to liberate hoteliers with technology that makes a world of difference, and we do that by helping them find and acquire guests online.

We are the world’s leading guest acquisition platform for hotels, supporting 35,000 hotels in 160 countries to generate more than 87 million reservations on our platform each year.

As a Frontend Technical Lead, your primary responsibilities will include: 

  • Help Siteminder deliver best in class, accessible, user interfaces within our product development framework
  • Collaborate with engineers across the business to fulfil the frontend architecture strategy
  • Provide subject matter expertise and mentorship for engineers working on frontends
  • Ensure a strong and productive Frontend Guild where engineers from across the company can collaborate
  • Guide the direction of the Siteminder UI Component Library and ensure it’s adoption and usage
  • Delivery of projects as required

The ideal candidate will possess:

  • Extensive experience building and maintaining large scale production platforms using modern web technologies
  • Solution design including requirements gathering, documentation, build, deployment, and ongoing ownership
  • Proven experience with responsive design and accessibility
  • Experience coaching engineering best practices
  • AWS (Lamda, S3, etc) and infrastructure as code
  • Professional experience with React, Node, Vue, TypeScript 
  • Professional experience with relational databases and key/value store databases
  • Professional experience with both GraphQL and RESTful API design
  • Understanding code testability, build pipelines, docker and CI/CD systems

How to apply

Does this job sound like you? If yes, we'd love for you to be part of our team! Please send a copy of your resume and our Talent Acquisition team will be in touch. 

Why join SiteMinder?

See where the tech magic happens at SiteMinder HQ - the home of our product and development teams. We’re the trailblazers of our industry and our enemy is closed thinking, so you’ll have the chance to be creative and question the status quo. 

Every day, you’ll have new problems to solve - and meet new people to learn from. Our executive team and global functions are based in Sydney, so you’ll benefit from access to leaders and collaboration with people from all walks of the business. We continue to grow rapidly and we’re committed to supporting the learning you need as you grow with us.