REPORTING TO: Engineering Manager - Guest Experience
CORE TECH: Node, React, AWS, APIs
Welcome to AWAZE.
Here at AWAZE (home to some of the continent’s most trusted travel brands, including cottages.com, Hoseasons, Landal GreenParks and Novasol), we’re re-platforming EVERYTHING as we continue to find new ways to deliver 'everyday amazing holiday experiences', build the future of our industry, unify our brands and super charge our growth.
"We’re building out a new international technology and digital team as we embark on a transformational journey to create something simply unique in the vacations market.
Our current products have stood the test of time but with new investment, we’re now taking a quantum leap in terms of our adoption of modern tools and technologies to drive our growth. Autonomy, experimentation, failing fast and learning together, there’s plenty of opportunity for you to make an impact!" COO, AWAZE
Role | Team Overview (Guest Experiences)
We’re currently building our new technology and digital innovation hub and have some key hires to make within our Guest Experience team.
Driving a superb customer journey for our guests, owners and our multiple 3rd party distribution partners is key to our group plans and our new Guest Experience Engineering team will be central to this.
Led by our new Engineering Manager, you will join a highly collaborative, value-driven team based in the UK and Denmark responsible for the design, build, and implementation of our new modern, responsive web-based framework which will be utilised by all our sites and accessed from a diverse array of browsers and devices.
It’s VERY exciting, it’s VERY rewarding, it’s simply AWAZING!
Skills and experience you’ll need to succeed
You’ll enjoy working in pairs (maybe sometimes a mob), you thrive in an autonomous product engineering team and you enjoy problems, we have many to solve.
It’s expected that you’ll offer significant commercial experience developing new innovative products for web and mobile applications and have skills/experience in a mixture of the following:
- Experience developing Nodejs microservices for large scale web services
- Experience in developing and deploying production AWS services (e.g. EC2, Lambda, API Gateway, SQS, S3)
- Experience working with CICD build pipelines using Jenkins, Azure DevOps, or similar
- Experience with containerisation and tools like Docker and Kubernetes
- Experience with modern quality practices, such as pairing, TDD, BDD
What we will give you
Not only will you be joining a brand new team, you’ll also have the freedom to inform the best way of working to get the job done and play a key role in helping us shape the culture of our new, City Centre office. We also provide:
Flexible working | Cycle to work scheme | Childcare Vouchers | Life assurance | Competitive salary plus bonus | Matched private pension | 25 days annual leave + Bank Holidays | 18% Discount off all Awaze holidays | Perkbox
A word from our CEO: "Shared learnings and group-wide technological solutions will enable us to accelerate the pace at which we grow."
If you're interested in talking to learn more about how our technology powers everyday amazing holidays, get in touch asap and let's chat.