Fullstack Developer

With chess24 in Hamburg - DE

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Posted on August 01, 2020

About this job

Compensation: €40k - 70k
Job type: Full-time

Technologies

docker, devops

Job description

At chess24 we’re building the best chess platform for current and aspiring chess players.

As a team of IT professionals working with top international chess grandmasters and committed investors, we’re creating a state-of-the-art interactive experience for both recreational and experienced chess fans. As a (Senior) Web Application Developer you’ll work in an interdisciplinary agile team and support us in all areas of chess24 development.

Fullstack

We see ourselves as a team of full stack developers crafting software products, but we each also have our own personal specialities. We look forward to you bringing a passion for and excellence in web development to our agile team as you join us in creating new features, fixing bugs and ensuring the website runs smoothly.

Benefits

We offer you:

  • A warm welcome and phased introduction
  • A unique job in an inspirational environment where innovation is valued
  • A company with a high potential to grow and lots of creative ideas
  • An awareness that technical requirements and issues must be dealt with
  • A flat hierarchy with an open-minded and transparent environment
  • Flexible working hours
  • Free all-incl. catering
  • A free pass for public transportation

Skills & requirements

You'll bring:

  • Several years’ professional experience in software development
  • Confidence in JavaScript/Node.js or PHP
  • Knowledge of MySQL and document-based technologies such as MongoDB
  • Familiarity with the design and architecture of software components
  • Ideally experience of handling Redis, ElasticSearch and WebSockets
  • A readiness to take on front-end tasks (HTML5, CSS3, SASS)
  • Consistently high standards and clean code
  • Awareness of the latest trends within the IT scene
  • An analytical mindset and a sense of responsibility
  • A focus on producing working increments in a team environment
  • A good knowledge of English

We’d also be thrilled if you can support us as a specialist with:

  • Evaluating technology and projects
  • Responsive web design, fluid layouts and mobile friendliness
  • Knowledge of UI/UX patterns
  • Experience in development with Vue.js
  • A sense of aesthetics
  • Practical experience (some top references)

Alternatively you have a passion for DevOps:

  • The development, maintenance and automation of system infrastructure
  • Monitoring, logging and provisioning systems
  • Middleware and daemons
  • Operations - assuring availability and performance
  • An awareness for security
  • Amazon Web Services (EC2, RDS, ELB, S3, Route53, ECS, etc.)
  • Linux system administration (Ubuntu, network, SSH, Bash/Python)
  • Application containers (Docker)
  • System configuration systems (Ansible)
  • Practical experience with agile DevOps or system engineering

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