Senior Frontend Engineer heycar Group (m/f/d)

We are heycar.

heycar wants to change the way customers find and buy their next car. We are a fast-growing start-up in the center of Berlin that strives to break up the car buying market. We do this by explicitly focusing on vehicle, dealer and service quality. We are heavily user-centric and invest in applying cutting-edge technologies in order to become a leader in our space. We have established an independent, agile and deeply entrepreneurial culture whilst being backed by major automotive players. Our team of highly motivated digital experts is embracing the opportunity of challenging our market’s status quo. 

Who we are looking for.

  • You have proficiency in building software solutions while ensuring performance, scalability and maintenance
  • You understand that done is better than perfect
  • You have a clear understanding of what constitutes a good user experience
  • You are an excellent team player and mentor, who ensures that knowledge is shared and increased
  • You thrive working in a diverse and multinational environment
  • You have 5+ years of experience working as a JavaScript/Frontend Software Engineer
  • You are agile/scrum proficient and deliver well-tested and reviewed releases

What you bring.  

  • You are proficient in React.js, have knowledge of a modern React.js stack to handle side effects, styling, testing
  • You are familiar with the modern frontend solutions including Redux, React Native, ES2015+, Webpack, etc.
  • You have an eye for clean, testable, maintainable, and performant code
  • You have experience with cross-platform / device development
  • You are experienced in mentoring more junior software engineers
  • You understand principles of component-driven architecture
  • You bring experience with end-to-end testing and backend coding are plus
  • You are part of a team where Continuous Integration, Code Quality, Code Reviews, etc. are a top priority
  • Contribution to Open Source projects is a plus
  • Ideally you have experience with Typescript and NextJS and an understanding for AWS and kubernetes for deploying applications
  • You have excellent communication skills in English and an abundance of passion and enthusiasm for creating product

What we have to offer.

  • The best mix between corporate and start-up culture 
  • An experienced international team of brand and start-up pros who truly make a difference 
  • Working with state-of-the-art technology 
  • Modern office design with a huge roof terrace in the heart of Wedding - 30 seconds from the Leopoldplatz tube stop (we timed it) 
  • Friday beer, doing sports together, team lunch and much more 
  • A wide selection of beverages (healthy and not so healthy), snacks (only not so healthy) and fruit 

How does that sound to you?

Would you like to help shape the market for mobility of tomorrow? Then we look forward to receiving your application with CV. Your contact person is Smita Malviya, Technology Recruiter.

Meet Rina Nakhla, Engineering Manager at heycar Group: