Our client and its Strategic Partners are the world's leading provider of in-flight entertainment (IFE) technology to the airline industry. More than 70 airlines already fly with our software, significantly the world's entire top 10, including Qantas, Singapore Airlines, Cathay Pacific and Emirates.
We focus on improving the IFE passenger experience through personalization, offering a whole new world of seat-back entertainment systems, pairing with mobile devices and enabling internet connections while passengers are in the air. Our technical expertise brings these innovative experiences to life and captivates millions of passengers every year, whilst they travel around the globe.
Innovation has been a challenge for the avionics industry due to strict regulations, but this is rapidly changing with an ever-increasing number of planes now connected to the web. In-flight entertainment is one of the final untapped spaces where user-experience, advertising, data and applications have not yet matured, and we are working hard to capitalize on those opportunities.
Bringing together a passionate and talented team combining skills in software engineering, data science, design, product innovation and marketing, Fethr thrives on innovating. Launched in 2011, today we employ 260 people worldwide across offices in the UK, USA, Hungary and South Africa.
Our primary focus in the Cape Town offices is on product development for commercial aviation software. We develop and maintain the various toolsets used by commercial airlines (Lufthansa, Virgin Air, Air Singapore etc) to build, manage and deploy their inflight entertainment and payment systems to their aircraft.
We are also developing solutions for the logistic and shipping industry and are in the process of taking on other exciting projects from our international branches.
Front end development team, you will be responsible to work alongside developers, testers and producers and collaborate with them on the development of HTML5/CSS/Angular/React-based web systems from design to build and deployment.
Essential skills and experience:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent or experience within the relevant field
Critical thinking and problem solving
Displays energy, drive and stamina
Experience using Git
Experience with Build systems e.g. Webpack/Gulp
Experience with interface development toolkits: e.g. Less/SASS
In-depth knowledge of HTML/CSS and responsive techniques
Bonus points for knowledge of data visualisation frameworks (d3.js, AmCharts)
Must be a strong team player
Open minded, flexible and willing to adapt to changing situations
Experience with Design and UX tools e.g. Photoshop/Balsamiq/Adobe XD/Invision/Zeplin
Experience with hybrid mobile technologies e.g. Ionic & React Native
Experience in At least one scripting language (Bash, Python, Groovy, Ruby)
Experience of working with Continuous Integration (we use Gitlab and Jenkins CI)
We want people fanatical about creating innovative solutions inspired by data. Working in a fast paced, energized environment, our bar is set high, and an ability to build long lasting partnerships both internally and externally is vital.
We have making a difference at our core and that is embedded in our values.
We believe in long-term partnerships through transparency and honesty
We believe in leaving the world in a better place than we found it
We believe anyone can achieve great things. We do not put people in boxes
We listen more than we talk
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Most importantly, and because you spend 60% of your waking time at work, we believe you should enjoy i
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