Software Engineer, Frontend

Job Category

  • Technology & UX/UI Design


  • Berlin
  • Helsinki
  • Hamburg
  • Dortmund


  • Full-Time
  • Professional Level


  • Zalando SE
  • Zalando Finland Oy

You Are Ready To Make An Impact

Zalando is transforming from Europe’s leading e-commerce company into a multi-service platform for fashion. From logistics, to big brands, to manufactures - we’re building the platform that connects all people and parts of the fashion ecosystem.

We live Radical Agility. With the set of principles that we give to you and your team - Autonomy, Mastery, Purpose - we entrust you to shape the future of Zalando. You will be the one changing the world’s opinion of tech and fashion in Europe.

Your individual impact at Zalando is limitless. It is not only about growth and improvement - it is about inventing new things. We strongly believe that providing useful code to the world is a virtue. We strive to learn from and contribute to open source software for the betterment of Zalando and the tech community.


You Are Setting Standards

Variety. From Fashion Store to Brand Solutions to Business Assurance and Smart Logistics, you will join one of our 90+ teams to build, scale and continuously improve a variety of web applications that re-define the user experience of our 18 million active customers and partners.

Autonomy. Based on our microservices architecture, you and your team will own your code, and decide together on the technologies and tools to deliver as well operate large-scale web applications on PaaS/SaaS cloud (AWS).

Ownership. You and your team will work truly cross-functional with an entrepreneurial mindset and take ownership for the whole development cycle - from architecture design to testing to implementation and maintenance.

Excellence. You will join a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest standards when it comes to the scalability, performance and user centricity of our software.  You will add value by leveraging current trends in software design, frameworks and RESTful web services.


You Are

Skilled. In working with JavaScript, HTML and CSS; modern frameworks (eg. Angular or Ember), testing tools (eg. Jasmine, Mocha or Karma) and libraries (eg. React or JQuery).

Courageous. In taking ownership and being accountable for the results of your decisions.

Motivated. In making a positive impact on our engineering culture and encouraging knowledge sharing (eg. in our internal Web Guild).

Ambitious. In delivering products that re-define the user experience and making bold decisions about the means and tools of delivery and operation.


You Benefit From

Culture. Culture of trust and empowerment, open source commitment, meetups, game nights, +70 internal technical and fun guilds, tech talks, product demos, Coderdojos, parties & events.

Perks. Competitive salary, 40% Zalando shopping discount, discounts from external partners, public transport discounts, relocation assistance for internationals, free drinks & fruits, hardware of your choice.

Development. Tour of Mastery, extensive onboarding, personal branding support, opportunity to attend and speak at conferences.

Work Environment. Self-organized,  autonomous teams and flexible working hours.


About Zalando

Zalando is Europe’s leading online fashion platform, doing business in 15 markets. Delivering first-class shopping experiences to our +18 million customers requires moving fast — with microservices, Agile processes and autonomous teams  —  and using cutting-edge, open source technologies. We are passionate about what we do and have fun while doing it. And we are willing to experiment and make mistakes: It’s how we grow.

Want to join us? Then go ahead and apply!!

If you need guidance or have any questions about our hiring processes, please contact recruiter Jorge Matos or/and Matthias Schmeißer.

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