Lead Developer - Shop Applications

  • Hamburg, Germany
  • Full-time

Job Description

We are currently looking for a skilled & passionate Lead Developer to 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
  • Lead a development team of 4 - 6 developers and always act as a good example regarding coding standards and code reviews
  • Work closely together with other experienced developers, product managers, QA, and designers to ship new components and features
  • 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 feel comfortable with people management topics and have worked in a leading 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.js
  • 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
 
 

Benefits

  • 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