Senior Frontend Engineer

Let's transform the way people travel together!

At Yilu - the first start-up founded by the Lufthansa Group - we want to change the way people travel. Our goal is to revolutionise the entire travel process, from the point of departure to the final destination, to provide customers with a connected, convenient and enjoyable experience while creating new growth opportunities for travel companies. To achieve this, we are developing a smart end-to-end travel platform that connects selected travel, mobility and service providers along the travel chain. 

We are looking for a Senior Frontend Engineer to join our motivated team in Berlin.

What you’ll be working on

  • Use agile engineering practices and various software and web development technologies to rapidly develop creative and efficient solutions that enhance the client customer and employee experience;
  • Maintain and develop web and mobile UIs using React;
  • Maintain the CI/CD infrastructure for SPAs other deployed assets;
  • Work closely with product managers, designers, and backend engineers;
  • Be responsible for long term code quality and reliability;
  • Guide external and junior developers.

What you’ll bring along

  • 4+ years experience in developing feature-rich application frontends;
  • Strong javascript fundamentals and comfortable in explaining event loop, promise chaining, scope, context, and function composition, and partial application;
  • Proficient in application design patterns, state management approaches, performance, and writing readable and maintainable code. You like to refactor your code to reduce cognitive complexity;
  • You should have a solid understanding of JavaScript concepts. Experience with React and/or React Native is a plus;
  • Familiarity with Typescript is a plus;
  • Experience integrating feature-rich REST APIs, and a high-level knowledge of backend development;
  • Experience with test-driven development and continuous delivery;
  • Fluency in English is a must, German is a plus.

What’s in it for you

  • Be an essential member of a smart, hard-working and constantly growing multinational team developing solutions for the traveler of tomorrow with one of the most iconic brands in aviation;
  • Centrally located office in Mitte, with great access to great food and transport connections;
  • Autonomous and empowering culture with high degree of creative freedom;
  • Extensive opportunities for professional growth and the chance to impact the success of the company;
  • Honest communication, combining thoughtfulness and pragmatism;
  • Agile development with continuous delivery and continuous integration (CI & CD);
  • Competitive compensation combined with perks like an Urban Sports Club membership or a Ticket Plus card, company events as well as free snacks and drinks;
  • Hardware of your choice to make the magic happen!
Yilu is an independent company within the Lufthansa Group. Since 2018, we are working in our Berlin based headquarters with a fast-growing team. Now, we are looking for you as an addition to our team! If we’ve aroused your interest and you want to transform the way people travel with us, apply now and let us know why you’re the one for the job!

Yilu is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of sex, race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, or gender identity. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.