Lead Front-End Developer (Next.js) 50-100%

Want to get an inside look at a young, fast-growing e-commerce startup while combining the art of design with the art of programming. Then you’ve come to the right place! We are looking for reliable lead front-end developers who like to contribute to a small but powerful development team and support us with a structured approach to the growth of our company.

Who we search for

You will take on the following responsibilities and tasks:

Your responsibilities

  • Leading front-end development of web applications with a focus on user experience
  • Developing innovative UI functions, prioritizing usability and engagement
  • Expertly using various markup languages for robust web application creation
  • Collaborating in an interdisciplinary team coordinating with our back-end developer, frontend developer, DevOps, UI designer, Product Owner, and CTO for cohesive project outcomes 
  • Leading the frontend development of our company
  • Reusable code libraries for future efficiency
  • Optimizing applications for maximum speed and scalability

Your Profile

  • Very good knowledge of Next.js (preferred) or React
  • Experience in developing mobile applications (using React Native or similar)
  • Experience with Turbo (Stimulus)
  • Profound handling of Vanilla.js
  • Flawless knowledge of HTML5, CSS3
  • Good knowledge of Vue.js as well as TypeScript
  • Asynchronous request processing, partial page updates and AJAX
  • Good understanding of trends in front-end development and related development languages
  • Problem-solving skills and flexibility due to changing technologies
  • Experiences working in scrum and strong in self-management
  • Fluent in English, both spoken and written
  • Writing clean, reusable code
  • A strong commitment to quality, with a focus on Test-Driven Development (TDD) for robust software solutions
  • Capable of conceptualizing and developing web applications
  • An accurate and efficient work approach
  • A heightened sense of responsibility, paired with excellent communication and leadership skills, and a strong will to participate
  • Good at problem-solving, critical thinking, and efficient task/time management
  • Skilled in coaching and fostering innovation

What we offer

  • A fully remote working environment, offering the flexibility to work from anywhere
  • A chance to be part of an innovative, successful e-commerce startup
  • Opportunities for professional growth within a dynamic, skilled team
  • A role where your contributions significantly impact online shopping experiences
  • Collaboration with a diverse and interdisciplinary team that values open communication and strong team spirit
  • A culture rich in ambition, humor, and dedicated to staff development 
  • Exposure to the latest trends in front-end development and programming languages
  • Improvement of bilingual communication abilities in German and English
  • An environment with flat hierarchies, quick decision-making, and agile way of working.

About us

Digt is a fast-growing e-commerce company. We identify, activate and nurture communities and are always finding new ways to create value for our partners. In this context, we develop and manage several online platforms in Switzerland: With Brands for Employees, we offer the leading solution for employee discounts; we reach all students of universities and colleges with Brands for Students; and in cooperation with TX Group, we manage MyShop on 20Minuten. We are also behind the Super Deals on TWINT and the special offers on Lunch-Check.

Place of work: Fully remote or on-site, 8108 Dällikon
Start: Immediately or by arrangement

To give you an even deeper insight into our Startup, we would like to refer you to the blog entry about us by Carpathia, one of the leading management consultancies for digital business and eCommerce in Switzerland.

Carpathia Blog about “The eCommerce Makers for the Banking, Media and Education Industries”.

Are you interested?

Send us your application including CV, references and diplomas, and tell us why you are the right person for this position.
Diversity & inclusion is important to us. Growing, maintaining, and promoting a diverse team is a priority for us.

We are looking forward to your application!

Apply now!