Full-stack JavaScript Engineer

Contentful
API-first content management platform

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Intro

Contentful provides content infrastructure for digital teams to power websites, apps, and devices. Unlike a CMS, Contentful was built to integrate with the modern software stack. It offers a central hub for structured content, powerful management and delivery APIs, and a customizable web app that enables developers and content creators to ship their products faster.

About the job:

  • Collaborate with product owners, designers, and other developers to build a best-in-class experience for our customers
  • Transcend the traditional boundaries of Frontend and Backend, designing and delivering performant, maintainable, and scalable features and services
  • Think in terms of components and systems while considering a holistic user experience
  • Rapidly fix bugs and solve problems for our customers
  • Practice data-informed product development through analytics, A/B testing, etc.

EXAMPLE PROJECTS

  • Test and ship new features, improving how we onboard developers to Contentful either through our Web Application or Node.js CLI
  • Constantly evolve the Authoring experience for content creators
  • Ship powerful and complex features, like SSO authentication, for our largest customers
  • Consider new and alternative ways – GraphQL, for example – to express and consume our APIs
  • Build the next generation of Contentful web applications leveraging UI frameworks such as React
  • Develop on our Platform with with modern services like AWS, Docker, Kubernetes and Terraform

Main requirements

  • Demonstrated expertise in JavaScript application development including asynchronous programming, Promises, ES6
  • Significant experience developing and maintaining stateful, sophisticated Single-page Applications
  • Keen to stay up to date with modern JavaScript libraries and tooling
  • Understanding of functional programming principles
  • Excellent English communication skills, both verbal and written (German is not required)

Perks

  • Join an innovative tech company as we help drive the evolution of digital experiences to become ever-more ubiquitous and interactive. Be a part of helping companies build modern architectures for mission-critical applications
  • Shape the future of Contentful: help us establish, scale, and improve our team's processes
  • We offer free German classes
  • Generous education budget complete with extra days off to be spent on your professional and self-development
  • Be set up for success, equipped with the latest and greatest hardware
  • Hang-out in one of our many shared spaces, playing games with colleagues or enjoying a full range of events, including workshops, on-site meetups, guest speakers, and fun events for the company and each team. Did we mention an annual off-site?
  • As much artisan coffee as you can handle
  • Take a break and pat a pup, we are a dog-friendly office

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