Product and Engineering

Senior Front-end Engineer - App Optimisation (Remote)

Type: Full Time

Location: Southeast Asia (Only)

About Us

We have been growing on average 100% a year since 2015. We are the fifth-largest peer-to-peer car-sharing platform in the world and are on a mission to fundamentally change the way people think about transport. Since starting we have grown our community to more than 4,000+ cars being shared with over 150,000+ members.

Our fast growth and market position has been recently recognised by:

  • 2020 - Financial Times High-Growth Companies Asia-Pacific 500
  • 2019 - Australian Growth Company Awards, winner - Company to watch
  • 2019 - Deloitte Technology Fast 50

We are looking for an experienced and self-motivated mid or senior Ionic/Angular engineer to join our highly experienced and mission-driven development team as we scale up. You should be a team player with a high degree of personal accountability who loves shipping polished products optimised for the end-user experience. Your expertise and contributions will help drive our technical strategy and the direction of the platform as we grow to reach the greater Australian market and beyond. This is a full-time contract role with an immediate start, working remotely. 

As a part of the team, you’ll be:

  • Working as a member of our tactical, cross-functional team tasked with optimising our hybrid mobile apps and taking them to the next level. Examples include better camera and mapping integrations, optimising third-party plugins, and ensuring speedy app performance & device compatibility.
  • Contributing to the continual improvement of the platform by implementing A/B testing & working cross-functionally with our Insights team
  • Contributing to the direction of our technical environment and development practices

What you’ll need to be successful:

  • A strong history building and optimising web and/or mobile applications built using the latest technologies. E.g. Web -  Angular, React or Vue. App - Ionic, Cordova or React Native.
  • Experience optimising build pipelines,  ensuring unit and end-to-end testing, and performance monitoring
  • 3+ years commercial experience writing HTML, JavaScript and CSS
  • Experience ensuring device coverage, testing, and operability
  • Familiarity with UI principles and patterns
  • An agile mindset and the ability to adapt to changing priorities and requirements
  • Pride in your work and a desire to contribute to a team of dedicated and talented people
  • Alignment with our mission and a passion to get involved

It would be a bonus if you had:

  • A Computer Science, Design or equivalent degree
  • An interest in visual/interface design
  • Experience with user testing and A/B testing

You will have a great set of tools to use, and plenty of autonomy to drive change and see the results of your work.

We are growing rapidly - you will have the chance to contribute to this growth and excel in your career, and giving you a say in the future direction of the company.

Strong career growth and learning opportunities. 

Be part of a small, energetic and collaborative team that’s open to new ideas and ways of working.

We're making a difference to the future of personal transportation in Australia!

Want to apply? 

Please only use our 5min application form. In order to build on our strong team culture, we can only accept applicants who have a minimum of 4 hours cross over from 8am - 6pm AEST.

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At Car Next Door, we value all people for who they are and what they bring to our community. We encourage our employees to be their genuine authentic selves and know that our team, our product and our members’ experiences are enhanced by the diversity of perspectives of everyone who works at Car Next Door. We offer equal opportunities to all applicants and promote merit and fairness in our employment practices. If you’re passionate about working with a team that is doing something amazing for our community and the environment, come as you are!

Please note: we do not accept applications via 3rd party recruiters or others businesses. We are not liable for any fees incurred assumed or otherwise and fully reserve the right in the absence of a mutually agreed (receipt of terms of business does not imply agreement) contract to approach any persons we believe are suitable for the role or our business

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