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Senior Front End Developer - Design System (m/f/x)

Ecosia · Berlin · full-time

Wen wir suchen

ABOUT ECOSIA

Ecosia, the search engine that plants trees, is one of the world's largest social businesses and the first B Corporation in Germany. As part of our mission to cultivate a more environmentally, socially and economically sustainable world, we are planting and protecting forests by enabling people to channel their everyday actions into environmental good. So far our 15 million users have planted over 100 million trees. Our reach is expanding as we continue to grow and plant native and biodiverse trees worldwide!

We are looking for a Team Lead for our Design System team with Frontend Engineering experience. This is a fantastic opportunity to join us in Berlin and become part of an inspiring team and shape a product used by millions of people.

Tasks

What you’ll be doing

  • Guide the development and evolution of our Design System across devices
  • Make sure the Design System team has all the conditions to be effective: enable them to continuously implement and ship; plan and handle priorities, support everyone’s learning and professional growth.
  • Advocate for best practices whilst designing innovative frontend architecture keeping it lean, scalable, and modular.
  • Supervise and facilitate decisions in collaboration with our designers, engineers, product managers, and across teams.
  • Advise engineering and design management on technical strategies and external partnerships.
  • Contribute to our Design System in code or with system design.
  • Grow and support other engineers in collaboration with our engineering managers.
  • Support us to build accessible, inclusive, and delightful products for our users worldwide.

Requirements

What you bring:

  • Experience planning and developing Design Systems.
  • 4+ years experience as Frontend Engineer and worked with a component-driven framework, e.g., Vue.js or React. Currently Vue.js is used at Ecosia. Check our Tech Radar for more information.
  • Extensive knowledge in collaborating with design teams (UX, visual design)
  • You have your users at heart and have a good understanding of Web accessibility (a11y), performance, and user experience.
  • You can guide a team in maintaining good software quality and understand the basics of user testing methods.
  • You share our core values and ways of working.
  • Fluent spoken and written English (German is not required).
  • You are located in or willing to relocate to Berlin, Germany.

Benefits

What we offer

  • Relocation assistance and visa application support
  • Learning days and learning budget, Hackathons, offsite events, conference participation

Work for a purpose!

  • Instead of working to earn an additional million to your CEO’s annual bonus, you'll add millions of trees for the planet
  • Your work will be used by millions of people across the globe daily
  • Eco-activism is not expected, but it’s fully supported by the company
  • Want to know what it's like to work for Ecosia? Check out our info page
  • Learn more about Ecosia and what we stand for with these 10 questions for Ecosia’s Founder and CEO

Grow your expertise!

  • Become a member of a diverse, highly-skilled, multi-functional team that’s eager to collaborate and change the world
  • Available opportunities and support to advance your professional growth such as monthly learning days, hack days, and a free book policy
  • An entrepreneurial environment open to your ideas and initiatives

Balance work with other parts of your life!

  • Outstanding flexibility in terms of working hours: part -time of 32 hours possible, with core working hours between 10-16 Berlin time/CET

*If during covid-19 you work outside of Germany, you need to be available during our core working hours

  • Two ‘no-meeting’ days per week and open for periods of remote work (winter and summer months)
  • 30 vacation days

Get compensated well and fairly!

  • A fair compensation package that reflects your skills and experience
  • Subsidized public transport ticket, gym membership or your monthly green-electricity bill
  • Additional perks include weekly team lunches, free vegetarian/vegan snacks, and drinks

We recognize that you may need further development in some areas, and we encourage you to apply even if your profile does not meet all of the requirements for the role.

Diversity and inclusion are important for us and we are constantly working on improving it.

We are committed to building an inclusive and diverse workplace, where everyone, from any background, can do their best work

We are actively working on creating a workplace that promotes and values diversity in age, gender identity, race, sexual orientation, physical or mental ability and ethnicity.

We stay true to our mission together with ensuring that our place can be anyone’s place.

We are constantly working on improving it and welcome feedback.

If you’re living with a disability, illness, and/or neurodiversity, feel free to let us know how we can adjust and support your application process. For instance, we can provide different tools, interview formats, or more time for assignments.

Wer wir sind

Ecosia, the search engine that plants trees, is one of the world's largest social businesses and the first B Corporation in Germany. As part of our mission to cultivate a more environmentally, socially and economically sustainable world, we are planting and protecting forests by enabling people to channel their everyday actions into environmental good. So far our 15 million users have planted over 100 million trees. Our reach is expanding as we continue to grow and plant native and biodiverse trees worldwide!

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