Senior Frontend Developer (m/f/d)


Professional field

Software Developer



Type of employment

Permanent position


You are a passionate frontend developer with at least 5 years of experience and are looking for a new challenge in a bright and motivated team with flat hierarchies? Then you've come to the right place! We are looking for a Senior Frontend Developer who can professionally lead a team of 4-5 juniors in website and app development.

With our Purple publishing platform, we help magazine and news publishers succeed - by combining rock-solid in-house development, creative use of K-I and data applications with proven best-of-breed solutions. Our offering includes a headless CMS based on Gutenberg, a modular, state-of-the-art news app and website framework, and a suite of AI-powered newsroom automation and audience development tools.  

Our customers range from medium-sized publishers to internationally active publishing groups - from Australia to the Zurich Oberland. Close contact with our customers and users helps us to develop our product in a user-centric and market-oriented way. With a clear strategy, we set ourselves apart from the competition.  

Together we want to further accelerate our growth - for this we need your support now!


  • Provide technical leadership to a 4-5 person team of junior developers who develop apps and websites
  • Work closely with product management, UX/UI designers and other technical roles.
  • Involvement in all parts of the development process - from envisioning, design, architecture and development to testing (together with our QA)
  • Attention to the quality of the front-end code and all aspects of the development process  


  • Completed training as an IT specialist, completed studies in computer science, information technology or comparable IT training
  • At least 5 years of relevant work experience
  • Expertise in JavaScript/TypeScript, HTML and CSS/SCSS  
  • Very good knowledge of responsive design with CSS Grid and Flex
  • Good knowledge of web standards and browser skills
  • Ability to develop maintainable solution structures and architectures
  • Very good written and oral English skills
  • Nice to have: knowledge of design tools (Figma, Adobe XD) and design system concepts as well as knowledge of design patterns and SOLID principles


  • A bright and motivated team with flat hierarchies
  • Home office as a matter of course, even before Corona
  • Flexible working hours and uncomplicated family compatibility
  • E-bike leasing or Germany ticket with subsidy
  • Individual further training measures
  • Above-average coffee, delicious fruit, cool soft drinks, foosball table, game machine, popcorn machine, as well as regular team events.
  • Interest in long-term cooperation

We look forward to receiving your application at

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