BookingLive Careers

What Are We Looking For?

Some of us are driven by tech - some of us are driven by data.

But more than anything, we are all driven, every day to help our clients improve the way they digitally interact with their users.

We're looking for smart, driven individuals who are ready to join a high-growth tech start-up in a challenging environment driven by results.

Benefits

We empower our employees to think big and do great work by offering a positive work culture and rewarding benefits.

  • Dedicated social areas around the office
  • Learning encouraged at every level
  • Access to online training courses
  • Dog Friendly Office
  • Birthday Day Off (to celebrate, of course!)
  • Remote Working & Flexible Hours
  • Regular Team Socials & Ping Pong Tournaments
  • Recognition to highlight and reward achievements
  • Employee referral program

Core Values

We Think Big

Being the world's leading booking platform demands leadership, innovation and big vision thinking. Our driven team challenge ideas and decisions to ensure we continue delivering the best booking software.

We Demonstrate Integrity

We’re honest, transparent and committed to doing what’s best for our customers and our community. Our staff are trustworthy and help shape a culture that is diverse and ethical.

We Put Customers First

BookingLive exists to help clients succeed and increase revenue. Our customer first approach drives every decision. Our team are passionate and take We take pride in what they do.

We Are One Team

Our people are amazing individuals, but it’s only through their drive, collaboration and commitment to help clients and each other that we achieve great success and excellent teamwork.

We Are Experts

We constantly strive to be the best in the industry, improving ourselves through constant learning and innovation. We provide honest advise to clients with credible case studies that demonstrate our expert knowledge and hard work.

 

“BookingLive is made up of industry experts and individuals with the vision and drive for excellence. We have come together to provide world-class digital solutions, build a culture of innovation and to disrupt the software industry. If you have a passion for change and are looking for your next adventure, Booking Live could be the place for you.”

LOUISE CHAWICH Chief People Officer, BookingLive

Open positions

Full Stack Lead

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Job Description

BookingLive operates with a UK wide hybrid working model, meaning you have the flexibility to choose if you would like to work from home, our offices or a mix of the two. Our company is our product, our customers and team, the users. You will excel as part of our team if you obsess over improving the components that make the company's culture and productivity come to life, positively impacting each of our customers.
We are looking for an individual to join us in developing and growing our Connect SaaS Platform. Incorporating enterprise level functionality so that we can continue to be a leader and recognised expert provider of systems.
Written in Laravel with a ReactJS front end, the platform is being expanded to take advantage of scalability of the cloud and support expansive integrations through an API first approach and a marketplace.

 

Key Responsibilities

 

  • Supporting the overall product roadmap, by providing clear technical leadership and technical roadmap
  • Developing the technical architecture, making technical decisions
  • Working with the team to deliver features and functionality
  • Ensuring adherence to key principles of quality and standards, code reviews
  • Supporting the team to deliver against estimations
  • Supporting the Senior Leadership team with recruitment and retention
  • Working closely with the technical team to support with performance and output
  • Providing line management to all technical team members
  • Contributing to the technical product strategy, supporting the CTO and VP of Product

 

Essential Qualities

 

  • Technical architecture
  • A self-starter driven to deliver value
  • Very strong skills in either front end React or back end PHP (Laravel)
  • Proficient in either front end React or back end PHP (Laravel)
  • Strong communications skills with the ability to translate technical requirements to multiple stakeholders
  • A creative mindset that’s practical and solution-focused
  • Minimum 5 years engineering experience across more than one language / technology
  • Minimum 2 years leading development in projects

Desirable Qualities

 

  • Experience in a SaaS environment
  • Experience with Agile Methodology
  • Familiarity with DevOps and Cloud (AWS)

Senior Front End Developer

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Job Description

BookingLive operates with a UK wide hybrid working model, meaning you have the flexibility to choose if you would like to work from home, our offices or a mix of the two.
Write clean and easy to follow code to a high standard, in a timely and scalable way; and be expected to coordinate with the rest of the team working on different layers of the platform. Therefore, a commitment to collaborative problem solving and strong communication skills are essential.
Passionate about test-driven development and implementing new features in a way that can be tested.
We work using Agile methodologies (specifically Scrum) with daily stand-ups, pull requests, updating the status on tickets, code reviews along with Sprint Planning, Sprint Review and Sprint Retrospective meetings.

 

Key Responsibilities

 

  • Developing new user-facing features
  • Ensure our platforms adhere to best practices and WCAG guidelines
  • Building and maintaining internal component libraries
  • Optimising components for maximum performance across a vast array of web-capable devices and browsers
  • Maintain technical system documentation and style guides
  • Mentoring and upskilling junior developers

Desirable Qualities

 

  • Significant commercial experience with React and modern Javascript
  • In-depth understanding of CSS and converting designs to CSS
  • Experience with Git
  • Experience with modern front-end development tools such as Webpack, Node, Babel, and automated testing libraries (we use Jest & Testing Library)
  • Able to create and own feature-rich React projects
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Redux
  • Experience with hooks & suspense
  • Experience with Rollup
  • Experience with Cypress
  • CI/CD
  • Git rebasing
  • Scoped CSS (We use CSS modules)

PHP Developer

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Job Description

BookingLive operates with a UK wide hybrid working model, meaning you have the flexibility to choose if you would like to work from home, our offices or a mix of the two. Our company is our product, our customers and team, the users. You will excel as part of our team if you obsess over improving the components that make the company's culture and productivity come to life, positively impacting each of our customers.
We are looking for a PHP developer with familiarity with modern frameworks such as Laravel to join our team. Although we’ve been around a while, our products have been kept up to date with the latest versions of PHP and the frameworks we use.
You will be responsible for writing clean and easy to follow PHP code to a high standard, in a timely and scalable way; and be expected to coordinate with the rest of the team working on different layers of the platform. Therefore, a commitment to collaborative problem solving and strong communication skills are essential.
Passionate about test-driven development and implement new features in a way that can be tested. Look to refactor existing untested code so it can be tested and be familiar with strategies to achieve this.
We work using Agile methodologies (specifically Scrum) with daily stand-ups, pull requests, updating the status on tickets, code reviews along with Sprint Planning, Sprint Review and Sprint Retrospective meetings.

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Writing easy to follow, loosely coupled and well-tested code.
  • Troubleshooting, testing and maintaining the core product software and databases to ensure strong optimisation and functionality.
  • Contributing in all phases of the software development lifecycle.
  • Following industry best practices.
  • Developing and deploying new features to facilitate related procedures and tools if necessary.
  • Actively and effectively communicating what you’re working on
  • Providing constructive feedback to colleagues’ pull requests and graciously accepting feedback on your own.
  • Writing pull request descriptions that provide context and the rationale behind your changes.

 

Essential Qualities

  • Proven commercial software development experience with PHP 7 and modern best practices including OOP and TDD.
  • Exposure to modern PHP frameworks such as Laravel.
  • Familiarity with Version Control ().
  • Good knowledge of relational databases, we use MySQL.
  • Experience integrating third-party APIs and Payment Systems.
  • Passion for best design and coding practices and a desire to develop new bold ideas.

Desirable Qualities

  • Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements
  • Microservices
  • SOA
  • Familiarity with RESTful APIs
  • Familiarity with OAuth 2
  • Experience with Linux Bash and SSH
  • Docker