Frontend Engineering Manager
Posted on 1/9/2024
INACTIVE
KAYAK

1,001-5,000 employees

Online travel platform
Company Overview
KAYAK wants to make it easier for everyone to experience the world.
AI & Machine Learning

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$2.2B

Founded

2004

Headquarters

Stamford, Connecticut

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

2%

2 year growth

2%
Locations
Cambridge, UK
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
React.js
CategoriesNew
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or similar technical discipline
  • At least 5 years of experience in frontend development
  • Proficiency in web technologies and frontend frameworks such as React/Redux and Node
  • Understanding of software engineering principles, frontend design patterns, and industry best practices
  • Experience with scaling technologies, environments, and cloud computing
  • Experience in leading a frontend engineering team
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal abilities
  • Strong problem-solving and decision-making skills
Responsibilities
  • Directly develop and architect frontend products
  • Define and own the team’s technical roadmap
  • Drive technical solutions and set the team standard for code quality
  • Work closely with design and product teams to review and scope new features
  • Contribute to and influence the overall development and scaling of the KAYAK web platform
  • Provide hands-on technical mentorship to a team of frontend engineers
  • Conduct comprehensive code reviews and encourage a culture of high-quality coding
  • Stay updated with the latest frontend technologies, frameworks, and industry trends
  • Collaborate with product managers and designers to translate business requirements into technically robust solutions
  • Lead the planning, coordination, and execution of development efforts
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with large commercial websites
  • Experience with cloud computing
  • Experience with task delegation, performance monitoring, and mentorship
  • Experience in collaborating effectively with cross-functional teams and stakeholders