The Software Development Division here at Douglas empowers people and the people empower each other. It supports an agile and open mindset, it loves transparency on all levels, fosters innovation and creates an environment of improvement, support, help and the right portfolio of tools and products We are establishing a state-of-the-art tech stack with a modular product portfolio based on customer needs and innovation. Our Division creates products that our customers and stakeholders are loving to have We raise the bars within our used frameworks, technologies and agile methodologies to push our CI / CD to the next level We live and create autonomy, purpose and mastery! These are the pillars for our personal development and our very own tailor shaped career paths within our business units We elaborate new ways of thinking and development, combining our very own workflows, styles and habits with the current and ahead lying standards of the industry in the new “Golden ‘20s” Douglas (SDD) creates its own journey into a modern and digital world. We’re searching for people that like to change the rules, elevate our stack and create innovation on a high standard for our common future in a modern environment, fitting the requests of our customers and decoupling our competitors Our unconventional workplace environment is based on simple and smart chosen architecture and organization structures

Douglas GmbH


React Developer (f/m/d)

Douglas is one of the leading premium beauty retailers with around 2,400 shops and the No1 online premium beauty shop in Europe. The success and the path to the future of omnichannel retailing is defined by the #FORWARDBEAUTY strategy program. Douglas is already the first address for beauty in 26 countries and offers customers a unique shopping experience as well as a modern portfolio with around 55,000 beauty and health products from over 750 brands. The fast-growing e-commerce platform has just been expanded into a curated marketplace. As a result, Douglas generated sales of €3.5 billion in the 2018/2019 financial year. The Douglas team of more than 20,000 beauty experts encourages and inspires people to live their individual beauty every day. #forwardbeauty #liveyourownkindofbeauty #doitforyou

For our e-commerce department at our head office in Düsseldorf, we are looking for a

React Developer (f/m/d)


  • You will develop and expand functions as well as constantly working on improving the e-commerce platform for our customers and attach great importance to a high-quality shopping experience
  • You create modern frontends based on a micro service architecture and proactively bring in new ideas and approaches
  • Together with the product management and your team, you understand the needs of our customers and take responsibility for technical concepts and their timely implementation
  • You see yourself as a consultant for the business and always coordinate closely with the other specialist areas
  • You are in close contact with your IT colleagues and understand the needs and requirements of a high-performance, secure and stable platform operation
  • You like to expand your knowledge, think outside the box, exchange ideas with other frontend developers and take part in lead developer meetings and other workshops
  • Lead and guide Professionals and be a mentor for Juniors as well as take responsibility


  • A successfully completed degree in computer science or a comparable completed professional training in the field of software development
  • As a specialized React developer you have several years of experience in the area of web development
  • Solid experience with modern web technologies such as Responsive Web Design, CSS3, HTML5, JavaScript and Git
  • You are in addition experienced with Redux and Hooks
  • You are also familiar with additional frameworks and libraries, f.e. js
  • You analyze problems down to the "root cause" and find a smarter solution through your constant will for improvement
  • Working in an agile environment with Scrum is something you like
  • You can convince with your ability to work in a team and your strong communication skills
  • Your distinctive commitment, your reliability and your ability to work under pressure complete your profile.
  • Very good English skills is a “must have”

Desirable additional experience:

  • Good German language skills is a plus
  • Experience with Atomic Design Systems and Test Driven Development (TDD)
  • Initial knowledge of templating languages such as Mustache or Freemarker as well as an understanding of functional programming (FP)
  • Experience with Continuous Integration and Bamboo
  • The Atlassian stack (Jira, Confluence) has nothing to do with geography for you


  • Qualified and competent colleagues in all areas who will be happy to help you at any time

  • A professional induction in a great team

  • A wide-ranging online learning platform with a variety of content for your personal development

  • A motivating and inspiring environment directly at the Douglas headquarters

  • A challenging and varied range of tasks on one of the most successful e-commerce platforms of the 21st century

  • Flexible, trust-based working hours and a host of other benefits, such as free parking, free drinks, coffee and tea, discounts on our products, discounted sports programs and much more.


Do you recognize yourself in this description? Then don't hesitate and become part of the Douglas team. Please apply, stating your salary expectations and possible starting date.

We are looking forward to meeting you!