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Software Engineer - Frontend

Berlin, Berlin, GermanyIT Management

Job description

About Kittl

With Kittl we are building the most intuitive and easy-to-use design platform for creators. Creating beautiful designs can be a long and painful process. We decided to tackle this problem heads-on and have built to provide an alternative to professional tools. With offices in Berlin and Dusseldorf, we are a diverse team of 25 creators - hailing from 10+ nationalities.

About the Role

As a part of a cross-functional team including other developers, designers and a founding team, you will create and develop an amazing product that you will be proud of.  Your main responsibilities include building vector graphics, fonts and modern JavaScript. You need to be familiar with object-oriented and functional programming concepts and being able to deliver high-quality code in a timely fashion.

Job requirements

What you need to know:

  • HTML and CSS, JavaScript (ES6+), React 

What's good to know:

  • TypeScript 
  • ESLint / prettier 
  • RxJS or similar libraries 
  • WebAssembly
  • Storybook 
  • SQL and relational databases 
  • MongoDB or other NoSQL databases
  • AWS S3 and CloudFront or other static hosting stack 

What's great to know:

  • SVG, Algorithms (especially in computational geometry)
  • Redux / MobX or other state management library
  • styled-components
  • Node.js, Express or similar
  • webpack / rollup / parcel etc.
  • Jest / AVA or other test library

Your profile:

  • 3+ years of development experience
  • Good understanding of web stack
  • You know how to make complex things simple
  • You can work fast and smart at the same time
  • You are a great learner

Benefits & why you should join us:

Join one of the hottest start-ups in graphic design to shape the future of graphic creation and enjoy a very open, transparent and performance-driven company culture with a fast and agile development cycle.

  • You'll be working with a truly product-led company with PM's, engineers and designers at the heart of the company
  • You'll be working at a well equipped start-up which recently has raised its Series A investment
  • You'll work on an exciting new product

Also we have snacks, coffee, regular team dinners and team off-sites.