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Frontend Developer

  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum per year

Posted 3 months ago

  • Sector: Tech & Software Development
  • Contact: Beth Thompson
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 21 December 2023
  • Job Ref: BT6_1700584164

Frontend Developer (React/ Typescript)

Manchester (2 days per week in office)

£40,000 - £50,000

Better Placed Tech are working as exclusive recruitment partners for Housemates - reach out to or apply with an up to date copy of your CV to be considered.

Who we are

We are a student accommodation marketplace and SaaS solution built with Gen Z in mind. We aim to empower students and young people with a fast, smooth and secure booking experience through our platform.

Each year $180 billion is spent in the student housing industry. Our marketplace and booking solution can bring much-needed speed, ease and transparency to the industry.

The role

We are looking for a Frontend Engineer with ideally 2 years of commercial experience to work alongside our talented (and growing!) engineering team.

As a Frontend Engineer, the purpose of this role is to increase our ability to deliver high-quality solutions to meet the growing needs of Housemates.

Tech Stack

  • Javascript/Typescript
  • React
  • NextJs
  • Redis
  • PHP/ Laravel (backend)

We are looking for an enthusiastic Frontend Developer with React/ Typescript experience - any other technologies above are desirable.

Our Mission, Vision and Purpose

  • Our mission is to disrupt the students' accommodation market. It takes an average of 4 weeks to reserve student accommodation. We want to reduce this time to minutes.
  • Our vision is to be the but for students. We want to become the leading accommodation brand for every student.
  • Our purpose is to build state of the art platform that seamlessly integrates with all of the world's purpose-built student accommodation providers.


  • Flexible working hours
  • Hybrid working in a very modern office (2 days in office)
  • 26 days holiday + birthday off
  • Your choice of equipment
  • Pension Scheme
  • Learning/ Development - dedicated time and access to industry-leading resources to help you to upskill.

If you like the idea of working at a fast-paced, growing start-up, this could be the role for you!

*must be based in Manchester, not able to offer Visa sponsorship*