Senior Frontend Developer - Shop Applications at ABOUT YOU GmbH (Hamburg, Germany)

 Stack Overflow ·  06.12.2018

Job Description

We are currently looking for a skilled & passionate Senior Frontend Developerto join our Shop Applications Team.

The Shop Applications Team constantly improves the App, Mobile Website and Desktop Website. These big-scale products are each visited by several million people every month. The team’s focus is to provide the most inspiring, convenient, intuitive, and easy-to-use shopping experience for our customers. They constantly challenge themselves to raise the bar of what is “state of the art” in customer-facing products.

Challenges the team will be working on in the next 12 months:

Improving the customer experience by continuously implementing new features, optimizing user flow, and increasing technical performance

Optimizing the eCommerce performance based on A/B Tests and KPI goals


What you will do

Develop new features on our App, Mobile Web, Desktop & Tablet versions using JavaScript and React Native

Work closely together with other experienced developers, product managers, QA, and designers to ship new components and features

Be a mentor to more junior team members and always act as a good example regarding coding standards and code reviews

Work on the implementation of high-leverage features to optimize UX and conversion rates

Draft architectural decisions together with our Tech Lead and explore new technologies

Have a direct impact on team processes by regular agile retrospectives

Who you are

You have 5+ years of experience in building complex customer-facing applications

You have worked in a senior and mentoring role in a fast-changing environment before

You are very proficient in JavaScript and have a deep understanding of the basics

You have a very good understanding of Typescript and React

You write well-structured, efficient and maintainable code and actively keep the quality of the code base in check

You have excellent analytical and problem-solving skills

You are used to working in an English speaking environment 

Nice to have:

Experience in React Native, Redux, Redux Saga or mobX

Previous work experience in the AWS ecosystem

Touchpoints with PHP


Grow together with one of the fastest growing eCommerce companies in Europe

Flexible working times

40% discount on our online shop

Fresh fruits + drinks everywhere

Language courses (German & English)

Free sports courses & reduced price for gym membership

Subsidized public transportation ticket

Free choice of hardware and operating system (Mac, Windows, Linux) also for private usage

State-of-the-art tech stack running on AWS

Modern office in the city center of Hamburg

International working environment and English as company language

Company flats (subject to availability)

Agile work environment (MOVE) and cross-functional teams

Free access to Germany’s greatest developer conference code.talks

German health insurance included

Help in relocation and VISA process 

We are looking forward to receiving your application – preferably via our online application portal! Thus we can ensure a faster process and for you it is very easy to upload your application documents. :)

Your contact

Katrin Nikolova

T +49 40 638 569 134

ABOUT YOU GmbHDomstraße 10 | 20095 Hamburg — ein Projekt von DIPLANET Digital Solutions Impressum