Senior Software Engineer Frontend (m/f) // WeltN24

January 11, 2017
Our goal is to become the leading multimedia news corporation for high quality journalism in Germany and an essential part of achieving this goal is to work with the best developers. Are you a passionate backend developer that can think outside of the box? Are you interested in working in an agile environment? If the answer is yes, then we are looking for you to strengthen our international cross-functional teams.


  • We build and operate – one of the fastest full-responsive news portals in the world
  • We are a cross-functional team creating the products that show off and monetise the journalistic content to its maximum potential
  • We develop using modern web development techniques like progressive enhancement and continuous deployment, modern technologies such as ES2016, SCSS, React, Angular and Scala
  • We believe in the benefits of a service oriented architecture, full automation of our infrastructure and the fast pace of independent teams
  • We design, manage and support our own stack running on AWS


  • You are a talented, creative developer, proficient with CSS, Javascript, HTML and modern web development technologies
  • You have experience initiating or jumping into complex projects and following them though to success
  • You have delivered several projects, engaging non-technical stakeholders in the process of delivering working software and have learned from difficult and challenging projects
  • You have mentored junior developers and helped them move forward. You have supported your peers in developing their own technical leadership
  • You are not afraid to engage people you disagree with
  • You create positive, constructive conversations using objective statements and data, and people value your contributions to a debate
  • You are a passionate, intelligent person who is a techie at heart, making a difference is what drives you
  • You feel at-home working in a fast-moving team

What we offer:

You will be given the opportunity to apply your current strengths and plenty of room for professional growth. You will join a highly-qualified team working with agile methodologies using the newest media technologies in a modern office in the heart of Berlin. A variety of seminars and workshops provide you the opportunity to develop your specialized skill-set and your knowledge of comprehensive issues. Besides that, various conferences and TechTalks as well as our regular exchange with subsidiaries of Axel Springer (e.g. Zanox, idealo, KaufDa and Immonet) provide an opportunity to build a valuable network.

Questions regarding this position (reference number 015700085) will be answered gladly by: Claudia Model; 030 2591 72299

This position is initially limited for 2 years.

WELTN24 emphasizes equal opportunities. We welcome the applications of people with disabilities, whose integration is an important matter to us.

To all recruitment agencies:

We, and our employees, do not accept unsolicited agency candidate profiles for this position. We will not be responsible for any applications related to unsolicited candidate profiles.

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