New Work SE – for a better working life
We believe in a world of work where people can find their true self and achieve their full potential. NEW WORK SE offers a wide range of brands, products and services for a better working life. This not only makes individuals more satisfied and happier, it also makes companies more successful.
XING, a New Work SE subsidiary, is the leading online business network in German-speaking countries and supports its 16.5 million members in working in line with their way of life and individual preferences. Professionals from every industry connect with one another, look and apply for jobs, and seek inspiration about the latest trends in the world of work. Thanks to the broad news portfolio, XING members can keep their finger on the pulse and discuss the latest developments.
XING is now looking to welcome talented frontend engineers at all levels (from junior to senior) to join our 300 highly skilled, deeply motivated and dedicated engineers and product developers throughout our various locations in Europe (Hamburg, Barcelona, Valencia, Porto, etc.), sharing a healthy culture of learning from each other via pairing, communities of practice, joint hackweek projects etc.
A Challenging Task
You’ll be creating and improving reusable components in our React-based frontend stack
You will be responsible for the structure, maintainability and quality of your applications
You have web performance in mind and drive this topic through tooling and consultancy
You work closely together with your team of fellow developers, product owners, designers and QA engineers
You collaborate with other teams in XING's frontend ecosystem
You have the great opportunity to work in an international, cross-functional environment (communicating in English, German is not required).
A Convincing Background
Knowledge (at junior level) or solid experience (at senior level) with the React library
An eye for proportion and usability
Experience in unit testing frontend applications
You are a team player, used to work in agile environments
You know your qualities, share them with your team and are happy to further develop yourself
You can comprehensively communicate on a technical level and speak English fluently in written and spoken language
An Inspiring Environment
The chance to work on a large, highly distributed platform with over 16 million users.
Varied tasks, uncomplicated interactions with your colleagues as well as many opportunities to bring in your own ideas await you.
Innovation/hack weeks every few months where you can unleash your creativity and ideas.
Annual conference allowances, regular training, meetups and brown bag lunches throughout the year, as well as the opportunity to speak at conferences - we'll support you where we can
An Employee Assistance Program to help you with all kinds of personal topics, to ensure you have the support for a better working life
25 days of vacation per year + 2 days off (Christmas eve and New Year’s eve)
A multicultural environment with employees from all over the world, who have various technology backgrounds
Free breakfast, fruit, drinks, snacks and much more.
English, German and Portuguese lessons.
A mobile device for your private use (iPhone, iPad, Android, you choose!).
We contribute into open source (https://github.com/xing) and let the world know what we are doing (https://devblog.xing.com) and organize public user groups and coding events. Check out our XING engineering blog at .
Your turn: If you think this position is right for you and that you can help us make XING big in Porto, we’d be delighted to talk to you. Simply apply at or send an Email with your contact information and a CV to .
Not the right job for you? Don’t worry! You’re more than welcome to send us an unsolicited application!