Lead ReactJS Developer - Core Applications Team

Paris, Île-de-France, FranceFull-time

Company Description

We are music and tech fans hailing from all over the globe, working to make Deezer the most personal music streaming service. From data scientists to tech experts, artists & labels specialists to marketers, and even in-house music editors, our team is spreading the love for music to over 180 countries. Supporting local and international artists and bringing them closer to their fans is our mission - we believe music is about diversity, multiculturalism and togetherness.

Ready to join the team? We're all ears.

Job Description

How about you?

The Core Applications Startup is responsible for developing and maintaining the core features of all our applications on the main B2C platforms and providing robust technical solutions that empower the creation, by other teams, of great features and excellent user experiences. Our role is also to ensure we deliver a state of the art audio experience to the millions of people enjoying our product every day.

We are looking for a passionate lead web front developer that above all wants to create a qualitative product. You will manage the Core Front team which is responsible for developing and maintaining Deezer's website and web application. In addition, you will also lead the web front community of practice at Deezer, ensuring a good and constructive communication throughout the community, growing their technical knowledge and horizon. 

What you'll do:

  • Work closely with the rest of the Core Applications team to provide general solution applicable to all client platforms
  • Maintain, with your team a high quality of playback experience on Deezer's website
  • Ensure the technical quality of code produced by your team and the community
  • Develop and maintain a good and healthy criticism in the web front community
  • Develop new and exciting features


What are we looking for:

  • 5+ years of web development experience
  • Strong knowledge of both Javascript and CSS
  • Great at building responsive and user-friendly single-page applications in React, Flow, ES7, Redux, HTML5, CSS, SASS, Jest
  • Build tools like Gulp, Babel, npm, Webpack
  • Understand how to debug hard problems in HTTP, CORS, XHR
  • Willing to get involved in some back-end work with PHP developers
  • Proven engineering skills - code versioning, tests, review
  • Good knowledge of web UX
  • Must be proactive and organized
  • Team spirit


Additional Information

Life @ Deezer Paris

  • Start-up environment with an at home vibe and outdoor space 
  • Kitchen stocked with free drinks and snacks daily 
  • Friday drinks & seasonal parties 
  • Gym access, plus yoga, pilates and boxing classes 
  • English and French language courses 
  • Hackathons & meetups