Beyond Luxury Media

Front End Developer

Based: London
Level: Mid-Weight
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract: Full Time
Applications Close: 04 April 2019
Job Listing Added: 06 March 2019

Beyond Luxury Media is a handcrafted and innovative media company dedicated to creating industry-changing marketplaces for the high-end travel market. We believe in building a passionate community and providing a dynamic forum where travel innovation and artistry are discussed and celebrated.
We are based in London and our main shows take place in Cape Town, Miami, Marrakech and Seminyak, Bali.
We are looking for a talented front-end developer to join our Creative team and manage our brand new app, maintain/upgrade our portfolio of websites and also work with our designer to build new websites as we launch new shows and enter our next phase of growth.

A Day in The Life:
● Maintain and evolve the codebase of the current portfolio of websites across the business (optimising for speed, scalability and promoting innovation where possible)
● Implement new features using strong knowledge of JavaScript.
● Take innovation from an idea all the way through to a site-live, working feature.
● Manage and develop the Beyond app from setup to launch for each annual show.
● Research and develop opportunities to utilise new technologies to enhance the business.
● Lead the proposition into a technological migration over from an ageing technology stack to a new, innovation-enabling stack.
● Work directly with stakeholders to propose quick and crafty solutions to problems that arise across the business.
● Work on site at the shows as and when required.

About You;
● Strong understanding of Javascript and ECMA-script additions (specifically es6)
● Solid understanding of React framework with examples.
● You’re an independent thinker and like to suggest new ideas.
● Strong understanding of web fundamentals, including HTML and CSS, browser support and accessibility.
● You are knowledgeable about modern build and versioning tools, including git, npm/yarn.
● You communicate very well and are able to simplify technical concepts to stakeholders.
● You have proven experience at implementing new technologies to improve workflows/increase productivity.
● You are comfortable presenting key projects to stakeholders at all levels of the business.
● You have a forward-thinking mindset to utilise digital to its full potential within the business.

Finally, this role may require the candidate to travel to the event locations during the year and will require the candidate to work away from the office. The candidate needs to be available to travel regularly (up to 4 work trips in the year). The candidate will require a valid passport and be able to travel easily to Morocco, Indonesia, South Africa and the United States.

How to Apply

Send your CV and Portfolio over to [email protected]