Lead Front-End Engineer

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Responsibilities

  • You will be active in the architectural design of the user interface and its implementation, mainly using JavaScript and HTML5 with RESTful APIs.
  • You will ensure that the code is of highest quality, can be tested properly and can be easily added to a continuous integration system.
  • You will work together with back-end developers to achieve clear, clean and maintainable APIs.
  • Working in the Scrum framework, you will make sure that the front-end team builds on a solid architecture that fulfills functional requirements and is maintainable and scalable.
  • In addition, it is your responsibility to stay on top of technological developments and evaluate and integrate them if applicable.

Requirements

  • 3+ years of professional experience in front-end development using JavaScript frameworks (Backbone.js, AngularJS or comparable) as well as HTML5 and CSS3
  • Very good practical experience in the development of complex and scalable web application front-ends (including technologies like CDN, Continuous Delivery, etc.)
  • Very good skills in programming responsive user interfaces that communicate with RESTful APIs
  • Professional experience with developing large software systems in an Agile, Linux-based environment
  • Very good English skills
  • == Bonus if you have: ==
  • Experience in technical mentoring or leadership
  • Affinity for IT security
  • Experience in the conducting of A/B tests
  • A degree in computer science (or comparable)
  • A dynamic and result-driven personality that enjoys working within a rapidly changing environment
  • Additional language skills (e.g. German)

Compensation

  • Let's discuss your salary and benefits!
  • We will provide visa sponsorship.
  • We have very flexible working hours.

Job description

Are you looking for a “front-end captain” job, where you’ll hold overall responsibility for a top-notch web application front-end and can let your creativity flow freely?
As our team lead, you will drive the front-end architecture design and development to provide users with a high-performant, scalable and modern product that works responsively on any device.
We offer a great deal of freedom/leeway and responsibility over your work. You will also get to work with an international and enthusiastic team with high technical expertise, who also know how to have lots of fun!

The company

The Location

Munich, Germany

Moving to Germany

If you hold the passport of a visa-free country, you can start working in Germany within 14-60 working day. If you need a visa to enter Germany, the visa processing time will be added to that.