(Senior) Frontend Engineer m/f/d

Berlin /
Engineering /
Born and raised in Berlin, we are Honeypot, Europe's developer-focused job platform. Launched in 2015 and acquired by NWSE (Xing) in 2019, we are a startup with big ambitions.

We are looking for a Senior Frontend Engineer to join our Platform team and help us build a great platform.

In your new role, you will have the following responsibilities:

    • Join our team to develop Honeypot’s platform for talents and recruiters.
    • Identify and solve pain points in our current frontend architecture.
    • Actively support and mentor juniors with scoping, planning, and executing.
    • Provide a technical point of view to validate feasibility of incoming features.
    • Hold interviews and peer programming sessions.
    • Constantly helping to improve team processes.
    • Dedicate yourself to build a well-tested and scalable application.
    • Improve code quality through cleaning code and code reviews.
    • Improve technical documentation with simplicity in mind.

What are we looking for:

    • You have 5+ years of professional experience in Frontend Engineering working on web applications.
    • You have solid knowledge of HTML, CSS, JavaScript and frontend best practices (performance, accessibility, security, architecture, infrastructure)
    • You have experience building applications with different frontend frameworks and libraries.
    • Experience working with MVC frameworks such as Angular, Backbone or Ember is a plus.
    • Experience in mentoring others is a plus.
    • You have good testing practices and ensure code quality in code reviews.

    • You share our passion to build Europe’s leading platform for tech jobs and to help developers get a job they love.
    • Enjoy developing software and sharing knowledge on how to do it properly.
    • Can identify trade-offs and communicate your opinion in technical discussions.
    • Have the necessary knowledge to back up opinions.
    • Build features along with other people and enjoy working on a team.
    • Have an outcome mindset (rather than an output based one) and a willingness to help us all succeed together.

Our stack

    • Ruby, Rust and Python on the backend
    • EmberJS and Bootstrap on the frontend 
    • Heroku to package and run services

What we are offering:

    • Join our diverse team of 30+ nationalities
    • A working environment that promotes freedom, autonomy, and values a strong team spirit
    • An atmosphere in which intrinsic motivation is at the top of the agenda
    • Learning & development budget
    • Gym membership
    • Discounted German and English classes during working hours
    • A great work environment, with company outings and regular team events (whenever COVID safe)
    • Remote work possible: 100% right now, flexible post-Covid 

Honeypot offers equal opportunities for all and encourages applicants of all nationalities, genders, sexual orientations, religious backgrounds, gender identities and people with disabilities to apply.