Software Engineer (React) (all genders)


Berlin, Germany

  1. Full-time
  2. Software Engineering
  3. Delivery Hero
  4. On-Site

Job description

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About the opportunity

Want to be a Hero? - Join one of the leading global online food ordering and delivery platforms!


We are looking for a mid level Frontend Engineer (f/m/d) to join our B2B & backoffice design system team to help us create and maintain the system's features. You will be driving the concept of the system, developing components, helping the community adopt the system, strengthening the documentation, having a lot of fun with the team, and more.
If you are a creative problem solver who is hungry for a new adventure, an international workplace is waiting for you in the heart of Berlin!


Your mission:

  • Contribute to building a high-quality design system together with your peers in the design system team

  • Enroll your solutions to a large tech organization and have a high impact on the work of many development teams in their journey to deliver outstanding products

  • Have a system-thinking mindset and the ability to define well-balanced abstractions 

  • Identify interaction patterns across the products and build reusable components and frontend libraries in React. 

  • Spread your knowledge about semantically correct HTML and CSS to our Frontend Engineers and mentor others on design system solutions

  • Contribute to building internal tools and processes for designers and engineers to help them save time and effort and be more creative

  • Be an ambassador for the consistency, usability, and accessibility of our product interfaces

  • Work closely with system designers, product designers, and frontend engineers on scalable front-end solutions and abstract new components for the design system.

  • Collaborate with and actively contribute to the Design and Tech organization


What you need to be successful

Your heroic skills:

  •  5+ years of experience in frontend development and solutions delivery

  • Advanced-level knowledge of React, Typescript and mindful of the latest best practices

  • Experience with token-based design systems

  • Know the ins and outs of Semantic Markup, CSS & Web Accessibility Standards

  • A strong advocate for unit and end-to-end testing, experience with testing libraries (e.g., Jest, React Testing Library, and tools like Testcafe, Cypress, Playwright, etc.)

  • A clear understanding of the importance of user-centered design and a trained eye for details. You have worked with design tools, like Figma/InVision/ etc.

  • Participate in our knowledge-sharing culture: improving the codebase by doing code reviews and delivering high-quality software

  • Familiarity with modern CI/CD tools, such as Github Actions and Drone

  • Good written and verbal communication skills


Nice to have:

  • Experience working with monorepos (e.g. Lerna, NX, Turborepo)

  • Experience with mobile development / Data visualization libraries 

  • Experience in maintaining systems with long-term support and backward compatibility in mind

  • Contribution to the open source community, supporting design-system contributors

  • BA in computer science, engineering, or equivalent practical experience

Who we are

As the world’s pioneering local delivery platform, our mission is to deliver an amazing experience, fast, easy, and to your door. We operate in over 70+ countries worldwide, powered by tech, designed by people. As one of Europe’s largest tech platforms, we enable creative minds to deliver solutions that create impact within our ecosystem. We move fast, take action and adapt. No matter where you're from or what you believe in, we build, we deliver, we lead. We are Delivery Hero.

What's in it for you

Ensuring you and all our Heroes are looked after, happy, and healthy is always on the menu. Because if you’re in good shape, then we’re in good shape.

  • Make the most of our hybrid working model and join the team for face-to-face connection and collaboration in our beautiful Berlin campus 2 days a week
  • We offer 27 days holiday with an extra day on 2nd and 3rd year of service
  • Ensuring you and all our Heroes are looked after, happy, and healthy is always on the menu. Because if you’re in good shape, then we’re in good shape
  • Get moving and release those wonderful, mind-boosting endorphins: Health Checkups, Meditation, Yoga, Gym & Bicycle Subsidy
  • Cash. Dough. Cheddar. Whatever you call it, we’ll help you with it: Employee Share Purchase Plan, Sabbatical Bank, Public Transportation Ticket Discount, Life & Accident Insurance, Corporate Pension Plan
  • Look up and go for it. We will support you in developing yourself and your career: 1.000 € Educational Budget, Language Courses, Parental Support
  • The power of getting together over some food is unrivaled. Here are a few ways to help you do that. All the yum: Digital Meal Vouchers, Food Vouchers, Corporate Discounts

At Delivery Hero, we believe diversity and inclusion are key to creating not only an exciting product, but also an amazing customer and employee experience. Fostering this starts with hiring -- therefore we do not discriminate on the basis of racial identities, religious beliefs, color, national origin, gender identities or expressions, sexual orientations, age, marital or disability statuses, or any other aspect that makes you, you. Just be yourself and we can’t wait to see what value you bring to the role. We're as interested in your character as we are in your talent.

  1. Berlin

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