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Front-end Software Engineer at Contentful
Berlin, DE

Contentful provides content infrastructure for digital teams to power websites, apps, and devices. Unlike a CMS, Contentful was built to integrate with the modern software stack. It offers a central hub for structured content, powerful management and delivery APIs, and a customizable web app that enables developers and content creators to ship their products faster. Companies including Spotify, Red Bull, WeWork, Lyft, and Urban Outfitters rely on Contentful to manage content as part of their modern web stack.

Contentful is growing rapidly, backed by $80 million in funding from VC firms including Benchmark and General Catalyst, and strategic investors including Sapphire Ventures (SAP) and Salesforce Ventures.

We’re a fun team of more than 200 people from 44 nations, with offices in Berlin and San Francisco. Join us!

    

ABOUT THE ROLE

As a Software Engineer, Frontend (f/m), you will work on a complex, modular user interface where API design, application architecture, and application state management are the main challenges. As a member of a cross-functional team, you'll work side by side with designers and software engineers to build new products and extend existing products to support our customers’ content operations at scale. You will gain exposure to a wide range of technologies and approaches that are not limited to frontend development while providing you a comprehensive grasp of the entire product and its services.

YOUR PROFILE

  • Experience in JavaScript application development including asynchronous programming, Promises, ES6
  •  Experience working with front end technologies and frameworks such as Angular and/or React
  • Knowledge of the server-side JavaScript ecosystem (NodeJS)
  • Experience with unit and integration testing of browser-based JavaScript
  • Excellent English communication skills, both verbally and written (German is not required)

NICE TO HAVE

  • Experience with user-interface design
  • Background in computer science, with a focus on data structures, algorithms, and API design
  • Experience with and/or the ability to learn other programming languages including (but not limited to): Typescript, Ruby, Python, etc.

BENEFITS

  • Join an innovative tech company as we help drive the evolution of digital experiences to become ever-more ubiquitous and interactive. Be a part of helping companies build modern architectures for mission-critical applications
  • Shape the future of Contentful: help us establish, scale, and improve our team's processes
  • Brush up your language skills! Our team speaks more than 20 languages, and we offer free German classes
  • Generous education budget complete with extra days off to be spent on your professional and self-development
  • Be set up for success, equipped with the latest and greatest hardware
  • Hang-out in one of our many shared spaces, playing games with colleagues or enjoying a full range of events, including workshops, on-site meetups, guest speakers, and fun events for the company and each team. Did we mention an annual off-site?
  • As much artisan coffee as you can handle
  • Take a break and pat a pup, we are a dog-friendly office
  • We fully support your move to Berlin with a relocation budget and visa assistance. We'll help you settle into your exciting new city
  • Sharpen your PlayStation, ping pong, and kicker/fußball skills during breaks in the day
  • Plus, Contentful socks, oh yeah!

“Variety is the spice of life” — and a celebrated component of our culture. At Contentful, we strive to create an inclusive environment that empowers our employees. We believe that our products and services benefit from our diverse backgrounds and experiences and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer: all qualified applicants are considered for positions regardless of race, ethnic origin, gender, age, religion or belief, marital status, gender identification, sexual orientation, or disability. We look forward to your application!




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