Why this opportunity exists

In order to revolutionize the animation production industry, our production and distribution processes must be continuously challenged by developing new features to facilitate daily operations in a very wide range of use cases. Our product covers a wide scope of features such as: • A module dedicated to hiring freelancers (testing them, evaluating them, contracting with them electronically) • A module dedicated to the payment of freelancers • A project management module (creation of tasks, workflow, assignation of responsibilities, submissions, feedback, validation) allowing to cover the life cycle of the production of a whole episode (scriptwriting, animation, visual effects, sound design, localization etc…) • A module dedicated to content distribution on digital platforms, using internally developed recommendation engines to optimize both our performance and our revenues.

Responsibilities

Our product team hires for its Canarian offices at Las Palmas, where we want to relocate our development pole, under the management of our tech lead in Paris. In collaboration with a UX/UI designer, the Front-End Developer’s mission will consist in: • Migrating existing features to the new platform • Developing new features (conception, development, test) • Be accountable for a better user experience and a continuing improvement of process • Contributing to the product’s architecture, Code reviews, stability and quality of the whole product • Collaborating actively with the whole product team

Additional requirements (other than skills)

The Front-End Developer will be working on the following technical stack: • React JS 16.8 (hooks’ integration) • Typescript • GraphQL Apollo Client • Material UI • API GraphQL coded in Ruby on rail For this position, we are ideally looking for a person who combines: • Experience in web development in Javascript frameworks • Experience with libraries such as ReactJS, Angular or VueJS is a plus • Excellent relational skills and good organizational skills • Good communication Skills (Fluent English, French would be a plus) • The desire to relocate on the Canary Islands

Language(s) required

English - fully-fluent About the organization(s)

• Birdland Entertainment is a producer and distributor of animated content for VOD platforms, powered by an entrepreneurial spirit. Disruptors at heart, we are constantly searching for innovative ways to bring the best animated content possible for kids and adults alike! • Our strategy? Having a ‘digital-first’ approach. We create our shows independently and launch them across all major platforms (YouTube, Amazon, iQiyi, you name it!) through our distribution network, reaching a worldwide audience, maximising engagement and generating billions of views in the process.

Team culture

• Our philosophy? Being ‘audience-centric’. We leverage tech and performance data to tailor our concepts into being the most appealing possible. Today, a plurality of shows is competing over watch time so who better to help creators stand out than the viewers themselves? By meeting a worldwide audience and refining our content to their response, we maximize chances to create meaningful brands

Additional details

• Based in Las Palmas, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

Agreement type

Employment