Meet Bookr

Bookr started as a 2 person team in Kuwait in 2015 and grew to a team of 12 people in Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, and Bahrain. Our mission is to be an all in one online marketplace for beauty & grooming services and products. Our startup provides software to help salons and spas manage their business and an app for their customers to book appointments on the go. We recently launched an e-commerce channel where customers can buy their favorite products.

Description

We are looking for a great JavaScript developer who is proficient with React.js. Your primary focus will be on developing user interface components and implementing them following well-known React.js workflows (such as Flux or Redux). You will ensure that these components and the overall application are robust and easy to maintain. You will coordinate with the rest of the team working on different layers of the infrastructure. Therefore, a commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and quality product is important.

Responsibilities

  • Developing new user-facing features using React.js

  • Building reusable components and front-end libraries for future use

  • Translating designs and wireframes into high quality code

  • Optimizing components for maximum performance across a vast array of web-capable devices and browsers

An ideal candidate would be

  • Strong proficiency in JavaScript, including DOM manipulation and the JavaScript object model

  • Thorough understanding of React.js and its core principles

  • Experience with popular React.js workflows (such as Flux or Redux)

  • Familiarity with newer specifications of EcmaScript

  • Experience with data structure libraries (e.g., Immutable.js)

  • Knowledge of isomorphic React is a plus

  • Familiarity with RESTful APIs

  • Knowledge of modern authorization mechanisms, such as JSON Web Token

  • Familiarity with modern front-end build pipelines and tools

  • Experience with common front-end development tools such as Babel, Webpack, NPM, etc.

  • Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements

  • A knack for benchmarking and optimization

  • Familiarity with code versioning tools {{such as Git, SVN}}

  • Knowledge of React native is a plus