Senior Frontend Engineer*

Germany, Hamburg, HamburgTech

Job description

Evernest is a Proptech startup from Hamburg. We are redefining how homes are bought and sold in metropolitan areas. To do so, we combine startup culture with years of extensive industry experience.

Evernest offers agents and their clients a platform for a previously unseen and seamless real estate experience, which aspires to be the leading solution in Europe.

With our product & tech teams we’re building an innovative end-to-end service platform for our agents which covers the complete process from market monitoring, to customer acquisition, customer relationship management (CRM) and transaction management right up to deal flow and after sales process.

We have an exciting roadmap ahead of us and are looking for talented and highly motivated engineers to grow our team.

As a Senior Frontend Engineer*, you'll join a team of experts, jointly discovering and delivering our platform which forms the backbone of our business.


  • Building top-notch and intuitive frontends for our end-to-end platform across all channels (responsive web version & mobile app)
  • Maintain and further develop our website and B2C products, based on a headless CMS
  • Being involved in refining and developing our frontend architecture
  • Closely working together with UX and product discovery stakeholders
  • Shape the company culture as we’re moving to become Europe’s #1 real estate platform
  • Share your knowledge with the team and mentor junior colleagues
  • Collaborate with your peers to find the best solutions for the issues at hand


  • Solid understanding of and experience with React.js (> 3 years), including React hooks and custom React hooks
  • Familiarity with Next.js
  • Solid understanding of modern frontend architecture
  • Profound knowledge of TypeScript/ESnext and its ecosystem (> 3 years), ideally also of other programming languages
  • Experience with CSS-in-JS technologies (preferred Emotion.js or Styled Components)
  • Experience with React Native
  • DevOps mindset: operating and maintaining our software is a collective responsibility
  • Passion to share knowledge and strive to learn from others
  • Constant drive for improving processes and thinking in long-term wins
  • Good communication skills
  • Fluency in English, written and verbal; German is a plus

Bonus Skills

  • Experience with GraphQL
  • Experience with Contentful CMS
  • Experience with technical SEO
  • Experience with Material Design

Technology Stack

  • Docker, GCloud, Kubernetes
  • PostgreSQL
  • Python, Django, Django REST Framework
  • ES6, React, Typescript, Node.js
  • Contentful CMS
  • Emotion.js
  • Next.js
  • GraphQL


  • Challenging position in a fast-paced environment

  • Permanent position with above average compensation package

  • Opportunities to shape the company and grow personally

  • Productivity equipment of your choice (laptop, mobile phone)

  • A comprehensive COVID-19 remote work plan and related sustainable business model

  • A bright and spacious office in the city of Hamburg (walking distance to the Alster), in combination with a flexible home office model

  • A highly motivated, talented and diverse team

*Your mindset is what matters to us - your age, your sex or your origin makes no difference at Evernest. It’s important that you fit into our team.