Mid-Senior Software Engineer

We are looking for an experienced Software Engineer to be part of our Qantas Hotels team.

About the role

Hooroo is looking for an enthusiastic mid- to senior-level Software Engineer to join the Qantas Hotels team.

This team is is focused on delivering an excellent experience for our customers while they search and book accomodation. As a part of this team you will be working on improving and modernizing a large and successful web application and carefully consolidating its core concerns into new services.

While we are looking for someone with solid front-end skills, our team offers an exposure to a variety of technologies going from JavaScript and CSS to continuous integration pipelines.


  • Considerable exposure to implementing customer facing web applications
  • Extensive hands-on experience with JavaScript (ES6)
  • Demonstrable experience developing in React
  • Fluency with HTML & CSS
  • Knowledge of browser capabilities and limitations
  • Solid exposure to Ruby

Nice to haves

  • UX design and implementation experience
  • Backbone/Coffeescript experience

Team principles

  • Desire for continuous improvement & learning (as a person and a team)
  • Clean & well tested code
  • Emphasis on pairing to improve code quality and share knowledge with other (less experienced) team members
  • Working mostly colocated with the option to work remotely if circumstances require

If you have the skills and experience that would contribute to the Hooroo team, get in touch. With your application, please include your CV and a link to your portfolio.

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About Hooroo

How we work

We believe that the best creativity comes when a diverse group of people work together to reach a shared objective. We form cross-functional Product Teams, using modern agile and lean practices to maximise customer value.

Standups, retrospectives, showcasing, pair-programming, user story kick-offs and design discussions are some of the common sights you’ll find at Hooroo.

Our values

We work in an inclusive way, sharing ideas and solving problems together. Our team is authentic, and communicates openly - with sensitivity and integrity.

By eliminating waste and focusing on the right thing, we can afford to build quality in from the start. We’re open to trying new things, reflecting together to optimise every aspect of how we work, from personal development to our tools and practices.

We trust our teammates and appreciate their individual qualities, insights, and experience.

Hooroo actively values diversity in our teams. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Culture and perks

  • Product process designed to be as diverse and engaging as possible
  • A culture of experimentation
  • Knowledge sharing practices that are ideal for personal development
  • Strong emphasis on good engineering and product principles
  • Personal training budget
  • Generous staff travel with The Qantas Group and other airlines
  • 10% time to express creativity and try things out
  • Referral bonus programme
  • Great colleagues who care about each other