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Software Engineer - Frontend

Software Engineer - Frontend

locationKreisfreie Stadt Berlin, Berlin, Germany
PublishedPublished: 25.1.2022
Frontend Developer
Full time
Mid-senior level

Heritage Type provides solutions that automate complex design processes to create beautiful graphics which usually require the expertise of professional designers and illustrators. Our software solutions are applied across various industries and are used by clients like Netflix, Warner Bros. or Burda Media as well as thousands of independent designers around the world. Our goal is to empower everyone to create professional designs.


We search for a software engineer with a focus on frontend that has a good understanding of 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. You will work with other developers, designers and a founding team to create an amazing product that you will be proud of.


What you NEED to know:

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

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

What's GOOD to know:

  • TypeScript
  • ESLint / prettier
  • RxJS or similar libraries
  • Algorithms (especially in computational geometry)
  • WebAssembly
  • Storybook
  • SQL and relational databases
  • MongoDB or other NoSQL databases
  • AWS S3 and CloudFront or other static hosting stack

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 have experience in mentoring junior developers
  • You can learn from others
  • Ability to communicate clearly in verbal and written English


Why you should join us:

  • You’ll work on an exciting new product with an amazing people
  • Very structured & fast-paced work environment
  • Competitive compensation and equity package
  • Top-of-the-line equipment
  • Straight forward hiring process: Interview + short coding task
  • Relocation support
  • We have snacks, coffee, regular team dinners and rooftop parties ;)

If that sounds interesting to you let's get in touch!

We're looking for someone to start asap.

Years of experience

  • Mid-senior level
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