skoobe
Skoobe
Skoobe

Senior Frontend Developer (m/f/d)

Skoobe is the ticket to the world of digital books, allowing users to read as much as they'd like – anytime, anywhere – for a fixed monthly fee. Starting at just 11,99€, users can embark on a journey of literary discovery, reading over 175.000 books from more than 1.600 publishers. With apps for Android smartphones and tablets, iPhone, iPad, Kindle Fire tablets and open Android eReaders, Skoobe offers subscribers a whole new approach to experiencing the joy of reading.

Senior Frontend Developer (m/f/d)

Skoobe is the ticket to the world of digital books, allowing users to read as much as they'd like – anytime, anywhere – for a fixed monthly fee. Starting at just 11,99€, users can embark on a journey of literary discovery, reading over 175.000 books from more than 1.600 publishers. With apps for Android smartphones and tablets, iPhone, iPad, Kindle Fire tablets and open Android eReaders, Skoobe offers subscribers a whole new approach to experiencing the joy of reading.

Skoobe is currently looking for a talented and experienced frontend developer with strong skills in HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, REST, responsive web design, build management and UI testing tools for our office in Munich, Germany. You are able to apply your technical skills that you have acquired over many years (5+) effectively and you have great communication skills to advance our projects together with Skoobe’s project managers, designers and the back-end team.

 
 

Key responsibilities

  • Work as a part of our front-end team and be responsible for diverse and challenging front-end development efforts
  • Implement robust front-ends for mobile and web
  • Think about security, performance, caching and SEO

Skills & Requirements

  • 5+ years experience designing and writing web front-end applications
  • Extensive development experience in HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript (ES6/7)
  • Good knowledge of back-end web interface in REST
  • Extensive knowledge of build tools like grunt, gulp or web-pack
  • Extensive knowledge of UI testing tools like Jasmine, Karma, Mocha, Jest
  • Experience with Docker is a plus
  • You are smart, adaptive and resourceful in finding good and practical solutions
  • You are a good communicator
  • You feel comfortable in an English-speaking work environment

What's included?

  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible working hours and home office option
  • Skoobe VIP account – free access to our digital library
  • Regular attendance on industry events and trade shows
  • Access to Campus Success, the online learning platform from Holtzbrinck Group
  • Dynamic work environment
  • German language class for international applicants

About us

Skoobe is a Munich based start-up, financed by the publishing groups Georg von Holtzbrinck, Random House and bookselling chain Thalia. We spark passion for reading with the best app to discover (audio)books, an excellent reading and listening experience on different mobile devices, a fair price and an outstanding service. We focus on quality, speed and the needs of our customers.

Skoobe offers fast realisation of your ideas, space for open discussions, a goal-oriented work style and a supportive environment with flat hierarchies. You help to bring a global product forward and get free access to more books than you could ever read in your life. Our quiet and nicely collaborative open-plan office is located in the city center of Munich, close to a number of public transport options.

Become part of our success!

If you have a passion for books as well as digital devices and want to become part of a young company in a traditional field, we are looking forward to receiving your application including earliest starting date and your expected salary!

Your Contact

Gorislava Schramm

HR & Office

Skoobe GmbH

Klenzestraße 38

80469 München

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