Full stack web developer

Job description

XITE aims to offer the best music video experience in the world. Founded in the Netherlands, XITE now reaches consumers across Europe and North America through interactive TV, on-demand streaming services and linear networks. XITE revolutionized the way audiences experience music videos by allowing viewers to search, like, and skip through its vast catalog; enjoy channels curated by its team of music experts; and create their own channels based on genre, era and visual style using its unique Mixer feature. XITE has an extensive music video catalog through agreements with all major and top independent music labels.


Are you seeking for a young, international and dynamic organization to continue your professional career? Do you have a positive ‘can-do’ and result oriented mindset, do you enjoy being at the beginning of something great and are you looking for a job where your work and passion have immediate impact? Then you might be the person we are looking for!


In 2019 XITE launched an exciting new music video app on several OTT platforms worldwide, such as Comcast X1 Xfinity, Sky Q, Amazon FireTV, AppleTV and Roku. With our reach extending into more than 100 million homes. The next key challenge of the XITE app is growth; attract new users and build up an active recurring user base by scalable and sustainable growth.

Working in a growth team of marketeers, customer journey experts and creative designers you are responsible for improving or rebuilding the current website, setting up growth ideas and implementing improvements and experiments on XITE’s website and the XITE app. You will be a vital part of XITE’s growth ambitions to bring the best music video experience to the world.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for website codebase
  • Improve, or re-build current website
  • Part of multidisciplinary growth team for setting up experiments and marketing campaigns
  • Introduce and develop innovative solutions that will improve the user experience on web and app
  • Be a key player on architectural decisions regarding tools and technologies
  • Implement tooling and technology for A/B-testing, surveys, user tracking
  • Triage and resolve reported bugs
  • Document your work
  • Share learnings and progress within the company

Requirements

  • 2+ years of experience as a full stack web developer
  • Working experience with frameworks such as React
  • Experience with test frameworks, such as Jest, Cucumber etc.
  • Experience with CI tools such as CircleCI is a plus
  • You’re obsessed with code quality and committed to making sure everything is well implemented and bug-free.
  • Entrepreneurship; realizing your own ideas together with the teams
  • Able to gather technical requirements and create a plan to execute those requirements.
  • Ability to work independently and being pro-active are important in this role 
  • Comfortable learning new skills and keep track of new developments
  • Curious and creative
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English


What do you get out of it?

Superheroes don’t always get enough recognition for their work, but here at XITE we make sure you’re taken care of by providing you the opportunity to develop your career in a young, fast-growing international company. We provide a challenging (agile) work environment where professionalism, initiative and creativity are a must. We have a unique combination of music, television and new technology.


And let’s not forget; we have chef prepared lunches, Friday afternoon drinks and rooftop parties (post Corona!) We are welcoming to anyone who'd like to contribute to making XITE a truly global organization and to make the best working environment for all employees. We encourage you to join us as we change the way the world consumes music videos. If you want to experience what XITE stands for, watch our product reel.



Up for the challenge? Then hit that ‘Apply for this Job’ button!

We will get back to you after October 9, 2020.