As Zalando transforms from Europe’s leading e-commerce company into a multi-service platform for fashion, this is an exciting time to join us. As Senior Software Engineer - Frontend, you’re part of a high performing team, building technologies that connect every part of the fashion industry.
We live Radical Agility, a methodology built on trust and backed by an architecture that lets us move fast while keeping complexity low. Open Source and InnerSource development is integral to our engineering practices and culture, supported at every level. When you can tackle new challenges and take ownership of your work, the opportunities to make a personal impact are limitless, and there’s always more to play for.
Fulfillment Core is all about inventory – and about the promise that we give to our customers. We make sure that our customers not only have a great delivery experience, but that delivery happens exactly when and how we promised. For this we process vast amounts of data, provide extremely reliable and high performing services and are always working to improve our algorithms and predictive models.
As a Senior Software Engineer - Frontend at Fulflilment Core in Dortmund, you will be building the tools that enable us to continuously improve the delivery experience for our customers. You will make highly complex systems easy to understand and interact with. As member in one of our cross functional teams you will also have the possibility to dive into backend engineering to gain a holistic understanding about the challenges and opportunities at hand.
Variety. You design, develop, deploy, operate and improve important software solutions that possibly impact millions of customers.
Autonomy. Based on our microservices architecture, you and your team will own your code, and decide on the technologies and tools to deliver as well operate large-scale applications on PaaS/SaaS cloud (AWS).
Ownership. You and your team will work like a startup and take ownership for the whole development cycle - from architecture design to testing to implementation and maintenance.
Excellence. You will join a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest standards when it comes to the quality of your code and implementation. You will add value by leveraging current trends in software design, architecture and web services.
Code Quality. In writing high-performance, reusable code and using version control systems. You have a strong focus on quality and know how to test frontends.
Feature Development. In delivering bug-free and fully functional features and products that are well tested and based on user requirements.
Knowledge Exchange. You share your knowledge actively within the team but also outside the team by contributing to our growing front end community and becoming part of our internal Web Guild.
Culture. A 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.
Our team in Dortmund started as a specialist unit handling everything that relates to Payment. Here we develop our monitoring systems, collaborating with payment service providers to find innovative ways to create the most user-friendly checkout experience possible. We continuously add new areas of competency, with teams now focused on the tech challenges connected to mission-critical topics including consumer incentives, inventory management, transportation, fulfillment and stock valuation.
If you need guidance or have any questions about our hiring processes, please contact our onsite recruiter Valerie Wagner.