freiheit.com technologies: Hackers wanted - UI/UX Engineer (m/f/d) at freiheit.com technologies (Hamburg, Deutschland) (Hamburg, Deutschland)
Posted: May 11, 2021
ABOUT OUR COMPANY
freiheit.com’s software engineers have been building large-scale software systems since 1999. We are internet pioneers and we have delivered hundreds of projects for our customers that are used by millions of users with thousands of requests per second since then.
In the last two decades we have been constantly reinventing and improving ourselves. Self-Improvement and learning are deeply ingrained into our company's DNA and in the personality of all of our team members. We tackle new and interesting problems all the time and very often create things that nobody has built before.
At heart we are an unusual, innovative and bold engineering company. 90 % of our people are engineers with backgrounds in Computer Science, Physics or Mathematics, many also with strong machine learning backgrounds.
We hire the top ranking students directly from university or from their first work experience and actively develop them to become well-rounded software engineers.
From our Engineering Hubs in Hamburg and Lisbon we work for large and mid-sized companies to reinvent their future with technology.
ABOUT YOUR JOB
You will be an integral part of extending and shaping our UI/UX engineering team, building the bridge between our designers, software engineers and clients. The main focus of your daily work will be on developing front-end solutions, building component libraries and defining and expanding our existing company-wide front-end standards and trainings.
Your profound experience working autonomously and your empathy and good communication skills allows efficient and cooperative discussions with clients as well as development teams about how to improve design and user experience in our products. Challenging and improving design proposals from designers and clients come naturally to you because of your passion for this topic.
Your good eye for design and eagerness to provide the best user experience motivates you to make sure that even the last misaligned button or wrong color is fixed.
Your daily tasks will include:
- Converting visual designs into working front-end code
- Planning and developing front-end solutions for web and mobile
- Building prototypes to support communication and business decisions
- Developing and continuously improving our UX Engineering Standards
- Creating and continuously improving company-wide front-end training sessions
- Fluent in English and German
- Multiple years of experience working on medium to large front-end projects
- Experience with multiple front-end languages (React, Flutter, Vue, Angular, jQuery)
- Experience with version control tools (Git)Some experience with design tools (Sketch, Adobe Creative Suite, Figma)
- Up to date with current UI/UX design principles
- Some experience with package and dependency managers (npm, Yarn)
- Some experience with testing and debugging
ABOUT OUR COMMUNITY
In our Engineering Hubs in Hamburg and Lisbon you will meet people from all over the world, different cultures, colors, languages, genders and lifestyles. We celebrate diversity and openness.
When you ask anybody why they are working here, it is pretty likely that people will say “because of the people” and “because I have never learnt so much in my life”. Our company is a place to be yourself, aim high, taking care of each other and growing without limits.
Of course we have a beautiful office in a very nice area of each city, a place to hang-out and play pool and have fun with your team members. But more important is that we offer you the ability to work on interesting things and owning a complete large-scale project from idea to implementation and operations. You have the opportunity to learn from senior engineers, work in a well-organized and well-managed company and start a fulfilling career in tech.
P.S.: Although we visit our customers regularly, all team members are working mainly from Hamburg or Lisbon and not on the customers’ premises.
DO YOU WANT TO BE PART OF OUR TEAM?
Then send us your complete application documents (curriculum vitae and references) via email or our application portal. And if you have any questions about your application or the application process, Lena Oechtering is available to you personally on +49 40/890584-0.