Senior Frontend Engineer (React/CSS) at MadeComfy

Full-Time, Technology, Sydney, AU sydney engineering full-time
Posted 22 days ago

About MadeComfy

We are a passionate and diverse team with a mission to be Australia’s most loved short-term rental and hospitality company. With a professional service and a customer-centered approach, we generate higher returns for our property owner clients in the short and mid-term rental market. MadeComfy guests enjoy the best parts of hotel stays such as professional cleaning standards and easy online booking, paired with the comforts of home like a full kitchen, separate living areas and the convenience of contactless self check-in.

Company Culture

We know that culture cannot exist solely within a single person, it lives within shared values, beliefs & behaviors. Our core values bind us together and amplify our abilities, we see them as timeless guiding principles - Trust, Agility, Empowerment & Wow.

We believe that passion always wins & diversity is something to be harnessed, allowing us to combine our skills & experiences to form a higher intelligence. We promote behaviours that allow the team to feel empowered & have created an environment that nurtures growth, inspiration & most importantly fun.

About the role

We are looking for a senior front-end engineer to own our frontend technology stack: contribute to the design, development and ongoing improvement of both internal and customer-facing MadeComfy applications. You will be working on React apps along with GatsbyJS websites. You will play an important role in releasing our first phone app using React native or similar technology.

We build products that empower both our customers and the MadeComfy team. This role will focus on our entire business. You will get the chance to work on every part of our platforms from customer interactions to data visualisation.

Key areas of responsibility

  • You write clean, modern code and deliver it to customers and stakeholders promptly
  • You monitor and analyse the success of features you deliver to production via analytics and customer feedback
  • You write tests to ensure that the code you write will not negatively impact the user experience
  • You document code, systems and processes
  • You contribute new ideas to the tech stack and tech road map
  • You will work in a collaborative, agile team as a critical contributor
  • You will be mentoring and empowering less experienced developers to grow

Key skills and experience

  • You have a minimum experience of 3 years with React
  • A deep understanding of Javascript, CSS and HTML
  • Experience writing static sites and single-page applications
  • Experience in designing and implementing APIs collaboratively
  • An understanding of UX and what it takes to produce a high-quality customer experience
  • A solid grasp of integration, unit and regression testing
  • A willingness and the commitment to learn new things
  • Be a self-motivated, open communicator


  • You have experience in building phone apps using React native or similar technologies
  • You have experience with CI/CD platforms
  • You have experience with Docker
  • You have introduced new technologies in an existing stack

Why MadeComfy?

  • Join a fast-growing, multi-awarded scale-up and be part of the success.
  • We give you the flexibility, capability and environment to build your future.
  • We’d be happy to see you every day in our Sydney offices where our Engineering team is headquartered but also offer flexibility for you to work from anywhere in Australia
  • We celebrate our diversity, are proud of our over 25 nationalities and 50/50 split between male and female.
  • We offer discounts to our staff for their next holidays in any of our properties across the country

This role requires you to be eligible to work in Australia.