(Senior) Frontend Engineer (all genders)

Berlin-Charlottenburg /
Technology – Engineering /
flaconi is one of the largest online pure player for beauty products in Germany. The online shop’s extensive portfolio consists of more than 850 international brands and 55.000 products in the categories perfume, skin care, make-up, hair care, natural cosmetics and accessories. The online shop covers, from drugstore over organic cosmetics to premium, all product segments. flaconi was founded in 2011 and today already employs over 450 people at three locations, at its headquarters in Berlin-Charlottenburg and its logistics centre, as well as the flaconi Concept Store in Berlin Mitte. The German online shop has won numerous awards and is also represented in Austria and Poland.

Your role

    • You work collaboratively with Product, UX/UI Designers and Engineers to scope, design, and implement user-facing features with high complexity that go beyond conventional eCommerce
    • In addition you implement product features that have a direct impact on user engagement, experience, and eventually monetization
    • You take ownership of the whole development cycle – from architectural design to implementation, testing, deployment and maintenance
    • Therefore you own your individual code base, write appropriate unit and integration tests, and continuously deploy accepted features
    • You write elegant, maintainable and scalable in JavaScript/HTML/CSS
    • Furthermore you coach and mentor your engineering team on frontend guidelines (e.g. Atomic Design), best practices and frameworks that help us create amazing products
    • You actively participate in product & feature discovery sessions with our Product Managers
    • Beyond this you boost our Engineering culture that encourages knowledge sharing and mutual development, respect and transparency


    • Extensive experience building highly scalable consumer-facing web applications
    • Highly proficient in JavaScript, HTML, CSS and the ecosystem around it
    • Experience building web applications using modern JS libraries/frameworks e.g. React, Redux, TypeScript
    • Expertise in build tools like Webpack, Grunt or Gulp
    • Experience writing unit and end to end tests
    • Understanding of UX design principles
    • Experience in building/automating CI/CD pipelines
    • Strong organizational and communication skills
    • Self-starter, highly motivated, ready to accept challenges, willing to take ownership of topics and deliver results
    • Knowledge of agile development e.g, Scrum or Kanban is a plus
    • English language fluency, German is a plus

What can we offer you?

    • Our employees matter to us: We offer you a permanent contract
    • Easy-going workplace: We pay your BVG ticket and we do not have a dresscode
    • International flair: We support your relocation
    • Employee discounts: As a flaconi you benefit from generous discounts not only in our Online-Shop but also at partner companies
    • Work-Life-Balance: Flexible working hours and home office options allow you to reconcile work and private life
    • flaconi Fitness: We take care of your health. Through a wide range of sports, we help you to stay fit
    • We take care of you: flaconi wants to support you also in times of individual crisis, therefore we offer you and your relatives help for your mental health through the Fürstenberg Institute
    • Recreation and relaxation: We offer you 29 days of vacation and the possibility of a paid sabbatical
    • Family first: Our “emergency-moms” are there for you in out-of-the-ordinary situations and look after your child on site in the office
    • flaconi Academy: Actively shape your own career path and take advantage of our internal and external training opportunities
    • Dog Policy: Dogs are welcome in our office
    • flaconis know how to party: You can look forward to cool team events and company parties
    • Agile work: As part of our cross-functional teams, you have the opportunity to help shape and advance cross-departmental topics
    • Freedom for innovation: You can let your ideas run free at our regular hackathons and get inspiration for your daily business at Tech Talks and Breakfast Lectures
    • Thinking about tomorrow together: flaconi subsidizes your savings contribution to the company pension scheme with an additional 20%
    • Welcome aboard: Not only our onboarding day helps you to orientate yourself in the first time, but also your personal buddy
    • Food & drinks: For us it goes without saying that extras such as drinks and fruits are free
Shape our company’s success with us and apply now online! We look forward to receiving your complete application documents including your earliest starting date. Please direct your application to Pia Niemuth (Talent Acquisition Manager).