Full-Stack Engineer (m/f) Strategic Platform Applications - XING Corporate

For a better working life

For a better working life

Full-Stack / Ruby-on-Rails Engineer (m/f) Strategic Platform Applications

XING is the social network for business professionals with millions of members all over the world. Help us shape the future – for a better working life! We currently have an opening at our headquarters in Hamburg.

The Strategic Platform Application (SPA) team takes care of applications that provide cross-cutting functionality for all user facing applications that constitute the XING platform.

Together with Frontend-Architects, Backend-Architects, Operations, Security and Payment & Billing we make up the XING Technology Core organization that provides central technology services to the rest of the XING platform.

A challenging task

  • Create and maintain applications of strategic importance for the XING platform from backend to frontend
  • Find the best solutions with both engineering and non-technical customers
  • Work in a professional and experienced team within an agile environment

A convincing background

  • You are a highly motivated, experienced software engineer
  • Ability to write clean, clear and maintainable code with a strong sense for quality
  • Ability to communicate with both technical and non-technical stakeholders
  • Ruby, Ruby on Rails and Git are your second nature
  • Open minded, experienced with or interested in other languages (Perl, Go, Elixir, Elm)
  • Strong frontend skills (JavaScript, CSS, HTML); Experience with React.js is a plus
  • You are team oriented and play well in an agile team with diverse responsibilities; you love to share your knowledge and have a good sense of humour.
  • Fluent in English both in writing and in speech; German is an advantage

An inspiring environment

XING offers a dynamic environment located in the centre of Hamburg. As well as flexible working hours, you’ll have an opportunity to unleash your skills and acquire new ones. We offer a wide range of training courses in addition to German, English and Spanish lessons, regular team and offsite events, and lots of fun. We also provide free drinks and organic fruit as well as a Proficard public transport ticket, restaurant vouchers and travel insurance. And let’s not forget the smartphone or iPad that you can use privately. You’ll also be provided with a high-end Macbook Pro, and our offices have table football tables. If you’re feeling really sporty, we also have great gym deals, and various other benefits….

If this profile matches your expertise, experience and aspirations, we’d be delighted to receive your full application, including salary requirements and possible starting date.

We're an Open Source contributor (https://github.com/xing) and let the world know what we're doing (https://medium.com/xing-engineering) while also organising public user groups and coding events.



Martina Hertel

Martina Hertel

HR Manager

Software Engineering 

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