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Full-Stack Web Developer (Citymapper)

Permanent contract
London
Salary: Not specified
No remote work
Experience: > 1 year

Via
Via

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At Citymapper by Via, we’re on a mission to help make cities easier to navigate. Our app helps millions of people around the world make the best decision on how they want to travel. Whether it's on foot or by bicycle, above ground or underground, or a combination of modes, our real-time data ensures that users have the most accurate and up-to-date information available.

We're looking for an incredible Full-Stack Web Developer to help develop our products and bring the joy of the web to our other teams. If you've got strong React experience and a friendly attitude, get in touch.

What You'll Do:

  • Help us develop our web application for consumers, our tooling for agencies, and our extensive suite of internal tools we use to power Citymapper
  • Build the front-end of applications through appealing visual design
  • Develop and manage well-functioning databases and applications
  • Write effective APIs
  • Code, test, review, and ship back-end and front-end multiple times a week
  • Provide your expertise to help guide us through all of the decisions that go into building great products
  • Work with data scientists, analyst, developers, designers and product managers to improve our software

Who You Are:

  • You should have a strong understanding of best practices of web development and impressive front-end skills (ES6, JS).
  • Technologies: React, Node, Typescript, GraphQL a plus, MUI a plus and of course other better tools that we don't even know about yet (come and tell us!)
  • Commercial web development experience of at least 1 year
  • Experience working in cross-functional teams
  • Experience working with maps and GeoJSON a plus (but you already knew that)
  • Self-directed and driven
  • Have the ability to articulate super-nerdy ideas to people who don't have computer science degrees
  • Take pride in the work you do

Citymapper is an innovative journey planning and transportation technology company that has transformed the way that millions of users navigate their cities. Powered by real-time transport information and best-in-class technology, our app recommends routes across multiple modes of transport, including metros, buses, trams, bikes, scooters, and taxis so users find the most efficient, affordable, and convenient way to reach their destination.

In March 2023, Citymapper was acquired by Via, the leader in TransitTech. The integration of Citymapper into Via’s software platform creates a unified solution for cities, transit agencies, and riders that encourages public transit usage and reduces the need for private vehicles.

We are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive and authentic workplace. If you’re excited about this role but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyways. You may be just the right candidate for this or other roles. All backgrounds, identities, and voices are welcomed and celebrated at Citymapper by Via.

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We are an equal opportunity employer.

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