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Frontend Engineer - Javascript

trivago N.V.|Düsseldorf, Germany
Full-time
ReactGraphQLFrontEndArchitect
25 days ago



Do you love to explore and experiment with new ideas? Do you want to be part of the re-start of the travelling industry and shape a product that can have a positive impact on millions of people, every day?

We are currently looking for a Javascript Engineer who enjoys building delightful user interfaces that really please the user. Do you like designing flexible, reusable components? Do you want to master not just React hooks, but also the fundamentals of JavaScript? Do you think that performance is a feature? If your answer is yes, check out more!


What you'll do:



  • Create an amazing experience for millions of users.

  • Work in a cross-functional team with passionate experts from various fields.

  • Participate in architecture decisions and innovative feature development tasks.

  • Support discovering and defining product improvements through your engagement in ideation.

  • Be an ambassador for consistency, usability and accessibility of our product's interface.

  • Stay up to date with current frameworks, tools, techniques and libraries.

  • Ideating & implementing proof of concept applications for testing various new product ideas.

  • Write clean, composable, and testable code.



Our Technology Stack:



  • JavaScript

  • Preact (with Hooks)

  • Apollo GraphQL (client and server)

  • Next.js

  • Storybook

  • Tailwind CSS



What you'll need:



  • Solid knowledge of JavaScript programming.

  • Experience with JavaScript component-based frameworks such as Vue and React (the team uses Preact).

  • Solid experience in code design and architecture to build and maintain scalable systems.

  • A desire to constantly learn and improve- we will help you by providing external and internal trainings.

  • An inquisitive, analytical mind and the capability to draw valuable insights from raw data.

  • To be a team player and enjoy working with people.

  • Strong interest in creating a great user experience.



What we'd love you to have:



  • Hands-on experience in programming with TypeScript.

  • Hands-on experience with Next.js

  • Experience with GraphQL.

  • Knowledge about accessibility and semantic HTML.

  • Experience with Tailwind and CSS modules.

  • You have hands-on experience on full-stack projects.

  • You value and seek software performance optimization.



This job is not for you, if:



  • Continuous learning and development doesn´t excite you.

  • You don´t enjoy constant change and frequent organizational restructuring.

  • You are a solo player.



What you can expect from life at trivago:



  • Hybrid work: We're open to mobile work within Germany and encourage talents to split their time between home and our state-of-the-art campus in Düsseldorf. Read more about our hybrid work model here.

  • Growth: We help you grow as trivago grows through support for personal and professional development, constant new challenges, regular peer feedback, mentorship and world-class training.

  • Autonomy: Every talent has the ability to make an impact independently by driving topics thanks to our entrepreneurial mindset, our horizontal workflow and self-determined working hours.

  • International environment: Our agile, international culture and environment with talents from 90+ nations encourages mutual trust and offers diversity of perspectives.

  • Relocation: We offer our international talents support with relocation costs, work permit and visa questions, free language classes and insurance.



Additional information:



  • To find out more about life at trivago follow us on @lifeattrivago on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

  • To learn more about tech at trivago, check out our tech blog, follow @tech_trivago on Twitter and sign up to our tech newsletter.

  • Want to learn more about trivago's business model to prepare for your interview? Find out more about Our Product.