Senior Software engineer – Frontend skilled

Job description

Are you passionate about software development and working on an Agile team? If you appreciate high quality standards, Agile mindset, and DevOps practices, this will interest you. Our team in Girona is looking for a new senior software engineer highly skilled on frontend development to join the journey at Sunweb Group platform team! Check out the vacancy and send your application!

About Sunweb:

Sunweb Group is a tour operator that aims to offer the best holiday experience. We have 3 business units, Sunweb Sun, Sunweb Ski and Eliza was here. They cross-collaborate for the best future proof strategy to become number one. Our HQ is in Zurich and we have offices in Rotterdam, Girona, Antwerp, Paris, and Copenhagen. We work towards the improvement of our services with a customer-oriented view, by challenging and developing ourselves.

At Girona’s office we have located the marketing IT department, responsible of building and maintaining our e-commerce website and mobile apps. Want to know what it is like to work at Sunweb Group in Girona? Have a look here.

How will your workweek as platform developer look like?

You will be part of our platform team. A self-organized full-stack team, working agile and focused on helping other teams increasing their productivity. You’ll have to listen and understand team's needs. Your opinion will be crucial to create and find solutions to our problems together with your colleagues. You will work together wilt other specialists in UX, iOS, Android, database, front-end, back-end, and DevOps. In our teams, we encourage pair programming, feed-back culture, continuous learning, and a trustful and safe environment.

Our office is in Girona, but we are currently working from home because of Covid-19. When the situation allows, we will look for the best balance combining days at the office with your team and days with the comfortability of remote working. Provably, once per week or once per sprint meeting in the office, and full flexibility on top of this.

You will be responsible for:

  • Understand and facilitate other teams’ needs regarding Platform scope.
  • Together with your team, discover and satisfy the development teams interests and needs.
  • You’ll be the reference frontend developer in the platform team.
  • Empower other colleagues with the knowledge of frontend ecosystem at scale.
  • Contribute and lead the gradual adoption of our current frontend ecosystem and its continuous improvements / evolution: Design system, bundling processes, JS frameworks, libraries and best practices, …).
  • Help and guide us in our migration to a JAMStack world with Next.js, React and Netlify or Vercel.
  • Your team will also work with non-front-end related stuff as well, like DevOps or DesignOps.


Sounds interesting! What skills are we looking for?

BTW, don’t be scared if the list sounds too long for you.

  • Experience & abilities working with people as well as writing code
  • Software engineering best practices (OO programing, SOLID principles, Design patterns, Continuous integration and delivery, TDD …)
  • Web technologies
  • Strong JavaScript skills
  • React / Next.js
  • Webpack
  • Node.js
  • Experience on Design Systems
  • Testing experience (you know what, why, when and how to test UI components)
  • Extra points if you also know cloud technologies (we are based on Azure)

What benefits will you get by working at Sunweb Group?

  • A full-time job in an international, ambitious and progressive organization.
  • Work in a team from 4 to 8 multidisciplinary members.
  • Surrounded by more than 30 experienced developers to learn together.
  • Personal development plan, including training budget.
  • Up-to-date hardware (you can choose between a Mac or Windows laptop)
  • Team building activities.
  • Flexible working schedule.
  • An attractive discount when traveling with our brands for you and your fellow travelers.
  • Free optional English course.