Front End Engineer - User Experience Engineering (All Genders)

  • Full-time
  • Type of Contract: Permanent
  • Skills / Job Stream Ref: Software
  • Department: Operations

Company Description

Dailymotion is the leading video discovery destination & technology that learns about your tastes over time, constantly surfacing the best, most relevant content on the web. Our mission is to provide the best video user experience for consumers on the market, connecting publishers and advertisers to engaged viewers who turn to Dailymotion for their daily fix of the most compelling music,  entertainment, news and sports content around.

Through partnerships with the world's leading publishers and content creators, A+E, Discovery, Hearst, Penske Media, Universal Music Group, Vogue, GQ, NASCAR, Sports Illustrated, VICE and more, Dailymotion commands 3 billion monthly pageviews across its mobile app, desktop and connected TV experiences. Dailymotion is owned by Vivendi, one of the largest mass-media corporations in the world.

At Dailymotion, we‘re storytellers. We build the best place for people to enjoy the videos that matter. We do this through utilizing and developing cutting-edge technology and pushing the envelope to bring discoverable stories to life through premium content from the world’s best publishers. We do this by helping these publishers grow their audiences and monetize their content, their way.

Dailymotion is proud to be an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. We value inclusion and we want you to help us thrive for a more diverse community.

Job Description

We are looking for a Front End Engineer to join the User Experience Engineering Craft. 

At Dailymotion, our craft is responsible for building and maintaining user-facing Native applications (iOS, Android, Windows), smart TVs and website (mobile and desktop). 

At Dailymotion, we care about our users and want to ensure we are adding value to the product. Teams are assembled per project (or feature) determined by the skills required. This means working closely with Product, Design, QA and Core (API) teams. It really is a collaborative effort to provide real meaningful changes to the website. 

We’re also working hard to keep up to date with the latest technologies, researching how library updates or new frameworks could help solve real world problems that we are facing. You’ll be encouraged to share your ideas for improvements with the team and help us shape our technical roadmap together. 

Key responsibilities 

  • Develop new user-specific functionalities/features for all devices: desktop, tablets and mobile web. 
  • Optimize the current codebase and maintain it while proposing new evolutions for our framework. 
  • Enforce best practices (tests, coding guidelines, continuous deployment). 


Culture is really important to us here at Dailymotion. We are looking for someone cool and creative who really wants to grow with our team and product. 

  • Experience with React or Vue Frameworks 
  • GraphQL and Apollo Client knowledge is a plus 
  • TypeScript is a plus 
  • NPM, Yarn, Webpack Minimum 
  • 2 years of experience working within a similar environment (e.g., huge traffic website) 
  • Responsive design, mobile first approach 
  • Best practice orientated 
  • Test driven (we’re using Cypress and Jest/Enzyme), 
  • Using the latest JavaScript transpiled with Babel  
  • Passion for web development 
  • Motivated, proactive & team player 
  • Excellent communication skills in English as we are a super fun international team 
  • GitHub account with side projects is a plus 

Additional Information

At Dailymotion, we empower candidates to take action. If this job sounds like a great opportunity for you, be confident in your skills, we are always happy to meet you! If needed, we can accommodate our recruitment process for your special abilities.

Location: Paris or Remote (Full or Flex)
Type of contract: Full-time & Permanent 
Start Date: ASAP

For the France offices 🇫🇷

🏡 Hybrid Work Framework (4 types of remote work: Full office /Flex office (1/2 days remote) / Flex remote (1/2 days at the office) / Full remote + ability to work 3 months abroad)
💰International Group Savings Plan offered through the Vivendi Group
🍼 8 weeks paid Paternity leave or Co-parental leave
🕶️ Excellent Employee Culture (Company Events / Training / Parties / All hands …) 
🚀 Career development support (training / career check-in with HR / internal mobility / compensation cycle / 360 quarter feedback review …)
🏥 Company-paid Health Insurance and Personal Services Vouchers (CESU)
🚆Commuter benefit coverage - Public Transport and Bike refund
⛱️ Paid Time off – RTT and Saving time plan (CET)
✅ Meal Vouchers 
🎡Workers representatives committee(sports membership/cinemas vouchers/gift vouchers/discount) 

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