Highsnobiety is a brand dedicated to the latest in style, culture, and the community pushing them forward. We don't just report on what's happening — we are shaping it. From industry deep dives to product curations to our very own in-house garments, our goal is to bring you not anything and everything, but only the best of the best on all fronts. And we want you to be a part of that!

We are looking for a Senior Interactive Developer (d/f/m) to join our team in Berlin.

Our Highsnobiety Tech/Product organization consists of 4 interdisciplinary and self-organized teams with a total of 30 dedicated employees. Scrum and Kanban are our methods of choice for a transparent and open product management. Every team is continuously delivering software and is closely collaborating with their stakeholders. We organize regular product demos to share our progress, and Hack days to innovate our products. For a transparent and well balanced work culture, the entire department shares their feedback with each other in a monthly retrospective to celebrate successes and to improve methods.

We serve both internal and external users and believe in high standards when building our products. To ensure quality, we apply code reviews, extreme programming methods and test coverage tracking. Also, we follow a “you build it – you run it” approach and deploy our services on Google Cloud Platform using Docker and Kubernetes. As technology moves fast, it's key for us to invest in our employees' growth. We provide access to the best learning platforms, we run tech workshops, organize regular pair-programming sessions with senior developers and we also sponsor conference visits. Scrum is our method of choice for a transparent, open and self-organized product and project management.

 

YOUR MISSION:

  • Create innovative storytelling formats for high-profile clients and our editorial department

  • Work closely with rotating UI designers, project manager and creatives on a project basis

  • Develop hands-on with a creative mind and freedom to shape the user experience

  • Engage the user by building smooth web-based animations and original interaction ideas

  • Contribute ideas to the concept development and prototyping process



YOUR SKILLS:

  • Creative mindset

  • Design/UX savvy

  • Minimum 4 years experience in Front-end development

  • Deep understanding of modern Front-end technologies and responsive web design

  • Strong skills in JavaScript and CSS

  • Hability to work with animation (e.g.: SVG animation, CSS animation, three.js, greensock etc)

  • Knowledge in Component Based Frameworks (e.g.: React, Vue etc)

  • Proficient in modern development tools and workflows (e.g.: Git, CI/CD, tests etc)

  • Proficient in modern Front-end development environment tools (e.g: Node, NPM/Yarn, Webpack, Babel etc)

  • Fluent in English

  • Have a good eye for details

  • Ability to turn concepts into quick prototypes

  • Have a good sense of aesthetics

 

EXTRA POINTS IF: 

  • GraphQL, HTML5 Canvas, webGL

  • Experience with 2D/3D visualisation tools

  • Experience with 3D modelling tools

  • Experience with Game engines

  • AR/VR

  • Experience in creative/publishing industry

  • Experience with agency work

  • Experience in working with design systems

 

 

WHAT WE OFFER:

  • Support and mentoring by the core platform development team

  • Broad spectrum of technological challenges

  • Freedom to experiment and work with cutting edge technologies

  • Pair programming, hack days, internal talks, growth budget and conference visits

  • A comprehensive COVID-19 remote work plan and related sustainable business model

  • A bright and spacious Design office, which reflects our brand and focusses on employee well-being, located in the upcoming and vibrant district of Schöneberg

  • Motivating, international and creative work atmosphere

  • High degree of responsibility, creativity, originality, independence and creative leeway

  • The opportunity to pro-actively shape a company and help build a global brand

  • Ability to gain skills at the cutting edge of the global media and advertising landscape

 

We’re looking forward to hearing from you!!

 

Highsnobiety is a global community of independent-minded creatives & professionals: Every perspective matters. That’s why we’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression or genetic information. 



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