Staff Frontend Engineer

Kiwi.com is a leading global travel-tech company headquartered in the Czech Republic. Our innovative algorithm enables users to find better route options and prices other search engines can’t see, daily performing billions of price checks across 95% of global flight content. Are you bold, bright and curious? Join a global business that’s still got a start-up heart.
Join our Frontend Platform Team at Kiwi.com! We’re the core unit responsible for maintaining essential frontend functionalities like the navigation bar, footer, and cookie modal. We use our open-source component library, Orbit, along with other internal tools to maintain a consistent and high-performing tech stack. This approach boosts team velocity and minimises maintenance efforts.
The team shapes our platform by drafting software design documents and actively contributes to our vibrant frontend community through initiatives like our weekly Web Open Hour. As a crucial part of our mission to evolve infrastructure and foster innovation, the team empowers our frontend operations and ensures a seamless user experience.

    What you will do

  • You’ll play a crucial role in enhancing our front-end delivery by integrating and optimising webviews within our native apps.
  • Your efforts will be key in preparing our platforms to meet the standards of the European Accessibility Act.
  • As a strategic planner, you will develop technical solutions and processes that aim for long-term success and a significant business impact at Kiwi.com.
  • You will take ownership of our internal tools, libraries, and apps, dedicating yourself to their constant improvement and maintenance.
  • Sharing your knowledge will be part of your journey; you’ll engage in frontend gatherings and mentorship, enriching our community with your expertise.
  • What you will need

  • Strong understanding of webview integration, to efficiently optimise front-end delivery.
  • Excellent communication skills, for clear explanation and documentation of technical details.
  • Knowledge of modern frontend technologies like React, Next.js, and Tailwind CSS.
  • Experience with testing frameworks including Jest, Testing Library, and Playwright.
  • Demonstrated experience using code optimization tools such as Babel, ESLint, Webpack, and TypeScript.
  • Knowledgeable in managing environments with Docker, Kubernetes, GCP, and Cloudflare Workers.
  • Proven experience with GitLab CI for continuous integration workflows and application monitoring using Sentry and Datadog.
  • A strong passion for driving accessibility and fostering collaboration across teams.
  • We offer you

  • We give our employees the freedom to choose between the environment of work from home and our office in Prague, situated in the heart of the Karlin district with an in-house gym, sleeping spots, canteen, showers, chillout zones, and free refreshments.
  • We enjoy benefits, such as meal vouchers, 25 days of paid vacation, Cafeteria, sick days, VIP Medical Care, Multisport card, Makro Cash & Carry Card, Employee Assistance Program, and career development framework.
  • Annual financial bonus based on company and individual performance.
  • Relocation package (including visa transfer support).
  • We’re rewarding Kiwis with flight vouchers to celebrate their Kiwi anniversaries. 
  • Grow.Kiwi program which supports parents and keeps them engaged with the company. 
  • Dogs are welcome in our offices.
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Interested? Join us and help us make travel more accessible to all. 
Kiwi.com is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and employer. We review applications for employment without regard to their race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, uniformed services, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, or any other basis prohibited by law.
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