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Senior Frontend Engineer (m/f/x)

  • Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Job description

Who You’ll Work For:

Makersite is an award-winning AI software company that empowers manufacturers to manage product sustainability, cost, and compliance, simultaneously from a web browser. Our mission is to help procurement, product design, and experts make better decisions to create safer, more sustainable products through data-driven analysis. We firmly believe that technology can help corporations to have a more positive impact on their environment. That is why we developed a platform that uses cutting-edge technology, big data, and breakthrough algorithms to deliver product intelligence, unlike anything on the market. Our customers frequently tell us, ‘We’re too good to be true’!

How we help our customers:

For manufacturing companies with complex supply chains that want to accelerate product development, build resilience or reduce costs, Makersite is a disruptive digital twin platform that uses AI to connect and enrich cross-departmental data into live models for analysis, collaboration, and decision support. Digital twins can be used to understand how external factors like environmental and health regulations, supply shortages, etc. affect a business and help teams evaluate scenarios considering multiple criteria like costs, environment, compliance, etc. simultaneously.

Who We’re Looking For:

Our platform empowers enterprise manufacturers with invaluable insights into their product supply chain data, through a digital twin solution not found anywhere else.   We are in pursuit of a dedicated Senior Frontend Developer to lead our frontend engineering team, uphold high standards, and drive transformative changes.

What You’ll Do:

Leadership & Mentoring: Lead and mentor a team of frontend engineers, fostering a culture of collaboration, growth, and innovation.

Code Excellence: Ensure the standard of frontend development remains high.

Innovative Design: With a limited UX team, it falls on you to conceptualize, create, and implement compelling and functional designs that cater to our user's needs.

Strategic Development: Our framework has undergone numerous changes since its inception. Your role will be pivotal in streamlining the framework and incorporating a balanced focus between design and engineering.

Team Collaboration: As a part of a fully remote setup, you will be tasked with leading diverse teams located within and outside of the EU. Strong communication and leadership skills are essential to ensure seamless operations across these geographies.

Code Best Practices: Introduce, enforce, and ensure adherence to best code practices within the frontend development space.

UX Overhaul: Utilize your expertise to enhance the aesthetic appeal of our frontend UX, thereby offering an improved user experience.

Team Building: Play a pivotal role in building a new data-focused team, mapping out team dynamics, and driving its success.

Job requirements

The Right Person Would Have:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Design, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 6 years of experience in frontend development with at least 2 years in a leadership role.
  • Proven track record in mentoring and leading engineering teams.
  • In-depth knowledge of frontend technologies, frameworks, and best practices.
  • Strong understanding of UX design principles.
  • Exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal, especially in a remote setting.
  • Ability to work across different time zones and cultures.
  • Proficient Angular CLI, Angular Elements, Angular Material and Component Dev Kit (CDK)

What You Can Expect from Us:

  • Belonging - Be part of the sustainability megatrend
  • Development – a steep learning curve, both personally and professionally
  • Pride - Do amazing work with an international, vibrant, and passionate top-class team
  • Passion - International customers that love what we do and share our vision
  • Remote Working - Work 100% remotely if you like
  • Values-driven culture - we're really proud of our culture.
  • Time-Off - 30 days of paid time off per year.
  • Technology – State-of-the-art equipment.
  • Competitive salary

What to expect when you apply

If this sounds like something that excites you, we want to hear from you!. We look forward to receiving your detailed CV together with a cover letter. If it’s a match, we’ll invite you to a series of interviews.

We try to keep the process short and sweet, to welcome you at Makersite as soon as possible!

Support – If you have a medical condition or an individual need for an adjustment to our process, and you believe this may affect your ability to beat at your best – please let us know so we can talk about how we can best support you and make any adjustments that may be needed

So, what does it really mean to work at Makersite?

At Makersite, we come together with a shared purpose to help companies around the world improve their products so they are more successful while being mindful of their customers and the environment. Therefore, we believe everyone deserves to work in a collaborative, open-minded, and inspiring environment. We work hard to make sure everyone has the support they need to thrive. Our 3 core values are diversity, purpose, and collaboration:

We believe that good ideas come from anywhere. We embrace diversity and look for team members who have different skills but similar values.

We want to make a significant impact on the take, make, the waste economy of today. We believe that technology can provide solutions that enable this and work hard to make our ideas a reality.

No politics, no drama, no slacking. We believe in technology-enabled collaboration. Whether you are working remotely or in our offices, you will always find someone to help you.

Equal Opportunity Statement

At Makersite, we're committed to cultivating an environment that promotes diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging. We believe that diverse teams are the best teams and we're proud to be an equal opportunities employer. We welcome and will consider all applications regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage, pregnancy, maternity, race or nationality, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation (and any other status protected by applicable law).

All applications will be treated in strictest confidence.