Principle Engineer: Front End

  • Berlin, Deutschland
  • Sep 10, 2019
Direkteinstieg IT & Development


Voted #2 in Business Punk’s Watchlist for 2019 in the areas recruiting and education, has recently released a new smart learning platform. Our new product will focus on enabling students to reach their full potential by digitally enhancing their study materials.’s vision is to revolutionize the way students study. We are looking for a bright and passionate Principle Engineer: Front End (m/w/d) to join our friendly and collaborative Mitte based team, currently consisting of around 15 engineers spread across a number of disciplines. Do you want to be the force of change in digitizing the education market? Then apply now at!




  • Your role would be to ensure that our front end is built and developed to the best of standards.
    • Are we using the best JavaScript variant?
    • Are we using the best tooling?
    • How can the user’s experience be optimised?
    • What is the best data structure for feature X?
    • What is the best algorithm for problem Y?
  • We're much more interested in what you can do than the qualifications you might have. A formal computer science background is not necessary but a thorough understanding of the art and the ability to quickly fill gaps in your knowledge is



  • A Bachelor's degree is neither necessary nor sufficient
  • 6+ years of relevant work experience as a front end or full stack developer
  • Excellent knowledge in JavaScript, HTML, CSS and associated technologies
  • A love of front-end development, UX & UI and technologies such as React.JS, Angular.JS, etc.
  • Experience with Typescript/Flow would be a big plus
  • Working proficiency and communication skills in verbal and written English




  • Attractive pay structure: We offer a competitive salary in line with the market and the option to participate in company equity.
  • Space for development & Training: Varied and challenging activities with plenty of room for creative participation. Training and professional support required to develop your career. Budget for conferences.
  • Equipment: We ensure you have state of the art equipment at your disposal.
  • Flexible working hours & home office option: Do your best work at a time and place that suits you.
  • Team culture: We are a strong and dynamic team ensuring to celebrate the small wins. Regular team lunches and team events are part of our culture.
  • Nice to have: Free Club Mate, a 24/7 coffee flat rate and of course fresh organic fruit for your healthy dose of Vitamin C.

Who is (formerly PlusPeter) is Europe’s fastest growing student platform, enabling students to optimise their learning process and connect them to potential employers.


On our digital learning platform students can upload their learning materials, create flashcards, summaries, notes and annotations and study in an efficient way. Students can also print their documents free of charge.


The company also owns the cross-media advertising network sells various off- and online products, exclusively markets the social app Jodel and has a reach of over 2.5 million students. 

We have started our first steps in digitalising education, and we want to leverage technology to support students along their learning career. Do you want to be part of this exciting new project? Then apply now at