Frontend Engineer - Sizing at Zalando SE (Berlin, Germany)

Frontend Engineer - Sizing at Zalando SE (Berlin, Germany)

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Location: Berlin, Germany
Type: Full Time
Created: 2018-02-28 04:00:28

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You are Ready to make an impact

As a Frontend Engineer in the Berlin based Sizing Team, you will engage directly in shaping the future of size and fit services that provide Zalando fashion retail customers great support to make choices that reflect their unique size and fit preferences. At Zalando we deeply understand that Size Matters.  How about you; would you like to bring a better experience to your friends when buying clothes and shoes online?

In the Sizing team we understand apparel production processes and we know they don’t always meet people's needs. We develop algorithmic based solutions to help customers make sense out of confusing sizing systems and conduct focused experiments using emerging technologies to solve fit problems.

Working together with Product Specialists, Designers and Fitting Experts you’ll define customer facing problem statements and build software to deliver the right solutions. Your mission is to assist customers as they navigate the vast Zalando fashion catalog using size and fit characteristics that make sense to them.

You Are Skilled

You will bring your experience developing front end customer facing features and products. You will enjoy working in a multi disciplinary group with highly qualified developers in different teams. You will have a great chance to learn new techniques used within our ecosystem. More importantly, you will get the opportunity for feature ownership from development to deployment. Your skills should involve:

  • Node.js, React, Redux
  • Interest in functional languages like Clojure or Elm is a plus.
  • Interest in full stack development is a big plus (ES6/7)
  • Team player, enjoying to work in with highly qualified developers in different teams
  • Capability to deliver bug free and fully functional features and products that are well tested and based on user requirements.
  • Knowledge and understanding of backend systems and services, including API design, micro services and event-driven system architecture

You Are Offered

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

Perks. Competitive salary, subvention of your occupational pension plan, 40% Zalando shopping discount, public transport discounts, relocation assistance for internationals as well as help with kindergarten and schools, free drinks & fruits, hardware of your choice, family rooms

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.

We have great problems to solve, a huge customer base to impact and are a team that loves to have fun. Size and Fit is a human topic. We use machines to help solve our customers’ challenges. But we never forget - size and fit success is defined by how customers feel when they wear fashion.

Ask yourself - Are you interested in how to apply emerging technologies and techniques to solve real world problems? Do you think working with an international team sounds like fun? If yes join us!

If you are excited by the possibilities that we offer, come join us in the mission to revolutionize online Fashion.