Senior Node.js Developer (m/f/d) at Westwing Home & Living (Munich, Germany)

Senior Node.js Developer (m/f/d) at Westwing Home & Living (Munich, Germany)

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Location: Munich, Germany
Type: Full Time
Created: 2021-06-25 05:01:08

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The Westwing team is the secret to our success. Our more than 1,700 team members balance creativity and style with innovative technology and strong business fundamentals. We are proud to be working with inspiring colleagues who are smart, fun, ambitious, and looking for the challenge to transform an industry and take it into the future

Do you think this could be you? To pursue our ambitious growth strategy, we are looking for a Senior Node.js Developer (m/f/d). In this position, you will work in a cross-functional team to develop, maintain and operate APIs and microservices used by front-end applications.

Furthermore, you will optimize our platform for scalability during peak traffic hours. Adhering to agile SW-development methodologies you will also ensure code quality and enforce best practices by communicating and sharing them with team members.


  • Building and architecting applications with a focus on performance Every millisecond counts
  • Building a scalable and highly available service with all the 9s
  • Ensuring your service is well tested, architected, meets our coding standards, and has proper logging, monitoring, and alerting
  • Providing value to the business with the code you produce
  • Taking full ownership of the software the team produces


  • 4+ years of experience in Node.js. You know the tools; you know the architecture and you love building great APIs. Other developers are your users
  • Significant experience with Messaging solutions such as RabbitMQ; and data stores such as Redis or Memcached
  • Significant experience with Docker
  • Substantial experience with Typescript
  • Substantial experience with Gitlab or related CI/CD Pipelines
  • Passion for shipping. Trunk Based Development is a plus. CI/CD is a must. Putting code live every day is a given
  • Strong architecture skills – both code and infrastructure. Acronyms like SOLID and DDD make you excited
  • Strong problem-solving skills and proactive attitude in suggesting solutions and improvements
  • Strong communication skills. You are comfortable working with any colleague from any area. You are comfortable defending your ideas or challenging others. People like to work with you


  • A truly shaping tech position with high degrees of responsibility and autonomy
  • An open-minded tech organization with a “best tool for the job” attitude. Freedom to choose your tools and technology gives plenty of room for learning and experimentation
  • A continuous self-improvement environment. Access to e-learning portals, budget for conferences, and paid certifications are just some of the ways we help you be your best self
  • A great atmosphere. Team events and hackathons are some of the ways we make our office a place you want to hang out
  • Ability to define your job. We are always happy to help you take new responsibilities and help you grow into the role you want
  • A brand-new top-of-the-line MacBook Pro with whichever accessories you fancy. Deck out your workstation with whichever editors, tools, and accessories you need to feel at home
  • Internal mobility. If you want to learn something new or try a new team, we have a “team-rotation” program that allows you to switch to open positions in other teams