Senior Frontend Engineer, JavaScript, React.js, Node.js (m/f/d) at SPRING | Axel Springer (Berlin, Deutschland)

 Stack Overflow ·  09.11.2018

SPRING is responsible for over 60 products from more than 25 Brands and some of Europe's biggest news sites including and Over 400 people at SPRING are working on an innovative media platform to make quality journalism accessible for everyone. We are providing a great user experience on both sides – for readers and journalists, connecting them with the newest technologies.

Our goal is to enable more people than ever to make well-informed decisions as independent citizens.

We are innovators and it is essential for us to stay open minded and try new things every day. You are creative and passionate about your work? You want to be part of a team with a high social responsibility and where your work can make a difference? Then join us and shape the way how the world consumes media in the future!


By using the newest technologies, we’re developing an innovative CMS for Axel Springer’s news and media brands. Rolling out content for over 38m unique users per month requires innovative technologies and forward-thinking engineering skills to guarantee a flawless and exciting user experience for readers and journalists. We're doing this by using the latest technologies like ReactJS, Material-UI, SlateJS, and GraphQL. Node.js, Java 8 with Spring-Boot and MongoDB Enterprise are our backend technologies and we're running our services dockerized in a Kubernetes Cluster.

Work closely together with Product Managers and Designers to develop a fast and responsive frontend for editorial systems 

Ensure high code quality and maintainability of our frontend technologies 

Develop distributed, highly available services and interfaces according to CI / CD standards 

Evaluate Open Source technologies for our products 

Write unit tests and debug your code with modern developer tools  

Your experience

Several years of experience in using JavaScript 

You are independent from libraries, but know when, where and why to use them 

Experience with microservices and handling of REST API's 

Unit tests and debugging 

Familiar with GitHub community standards, rules and structures as well as conventions 

You enjoy working in an interdisciplinary and agile team 

You care for clean and maintainable code

What we offer

The chance of boosting your personal development with seminars, workshops, various conferences and tech talks – like our biweekly occurring tech-breakfast

Regular exchange and networking with subsidiaries of the Axel Springer Group (eg. Awin, idealo, Bonial, Stepstone, Immonet and many more)

Flexible working hours

An above average number of vacation days

A free lunch in our on-site restaurant every day

A MacBook, which can also be used privately

A permanent position in a modern office in the heart of Berlin

Getting curious? Check out what we are doing on GitHub: — ein Projekt von DIPLANET Digital Solutions Impressum