For a better working life

For a better working life

Frontend React Developer (m/f) XING News

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 XING News GmbH in Hamburg.

XING News GmbH is a subsidiary of XING SE.

Join our XING News team and be a game changer in the news market! You will be responsible for all news-related products within the (web) front-end part
of News. As part of a cross-functional team, you will be working closely together with other web developers, backend and mobile developers, testers, product owners, designers and editors. Also you will be part of a community of practice, together taking care of the (web) front-end of XING as a whole.

A challenging task

  • Help us renewing the digital news domain by developing solid and useful products with the News team
  • You will be a key person to talk to about web front-end for product owners and designers
  • You will work closely together with web developers from various other teams
  • We appreciate innovators: there will always be room for your ideas to discover new technology and solutions
  • In XING News, you will find a unique combination of fresh startup spirit and the professionalism of a mature company
  • Work on one of the most successful News products in the German-speaking market with hundreds of thousands daily users

A convincing background

  • You have experience with React or other JavaScript libraries.
  • You are able to do blindfolded semantic HTML and modern CSS.
  • You are familiar with the principles of performant, optimized and responsive mobile websites.
  • You have experience in testing frontend applications with jest or mocha.
  • Working in an agile environment makes you happy.
  • It is important for you to understand design concepts and translate them into a well-made frontend.
  • You are a team player in a feedback appreciated environment; you know your qualities, share them with your team and are happy to further develop yourself.
  • You talk fluently English.

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.

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Karsten Krausch

Karsten Krausch

Senior HR Manager

Software Engineering 

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