Labforward GmbH

Labforward GmbH

Berlin, DE

Senior Front-End Engineer

€63,000-€68,000 / YEAR

Our startup is growing, and we are looking for a Senior Front-End Engineer (m/w/d) to accelerate the development of our products and provide mentorship to other Front-End team members.

About the job:

  • Core member of the engineering team focused on understanding our products and customers needs to further develop our Front-End application architecture
  • Responsible for full-cycle development - develop code solutions to satisfy requested changes to our software in accordance with our internal coding standards in terms of style, test coverage, readability, and maintainability
  • Mentoring other developers on the team in areas such as security, performance, and accessibility
  • Improve the maintainability of our code through refactoring, version upgrade and testing to validate code changes and improve the reliability of applications
  • Following agile practices, work as a team and ensure timely delivery, therefore you will take part in daily stand-ups, planning sessions and code reviews

Our current tech stack:

  • Front-End: JavaScript, Typescript, Aurelia, Webpack, HTML5, SCSS, Material Design Web
  • Back-End: Java 11, Spring, Hibernate, MySQL, REST API, Elasticsearch, AWS S3
  • Other: GitHub, CircleCI, AWS, Docker, Gradle, IntelliJ IDEA, VS Code

About you:

  • At least 5 years of software development experience in JavaScript with hands-on expertise in TypeScript and at least one modern Front-End framework (React, Angular, Aurelia, etc)
  • Experience owning front-end architecture for a production web application with substantial user base
  • Previous experience working with Bundling tools (eg. Webpack), End-to-end testing (eg. Cypress, Selenium), HTML5/SCSS, TDD and at least one CI tool (CircleCI, Travis)
  • Mentorship mentality - comfortable and effective teacher who can easily translate goals into actions
  • Dedicated to continuous improvement with an interest in advancing both the user and developer experience

Nice to have:

  • Experience with any of the following: Material Design, Web Components, Accessibility, Expert-level CSS, Progressive Web Apps, Application Performance Monitoring tools
  • Previous experience leading a small team of engineers
  • Understanding of Full Stack or Back-End