Komoot

Senior Web Developer – Node/ReactJS

Komoot

Within Europe; 100% Remote (time zones UTC-1 and UTC+3)

March 18, 2022

Komoot is an app that lets you find, plan, and share adventures. Driven by a desire to explore, and powered by the outdoor community’s recommendations, it’s Komoot’s mission to inspire great adventures making them accessible to all. And we’re good at what we do: Google and Apple have listed us as one of their Apps of the Year numerous times!

Today, with over 25 million users and 200,000 five-star reviews, Komoot is well on its way to becoming the most popular cycling and hiking app for people who love adventures worldwide.

Join our fully remote team and change the way people explore!

About the role



To help us make komoot.com the place to go for people around the world to plan their outdoor adventures, we’re looking for an ambitious web developer to join our fully remote team of 85+ people. In this role, you will have the opportunity to work independently and bring in your own creative freedom in your programming. On the other hand, you can sync with a team of three world-class web developers and work with them on interesting projects from conception to completion. You will work with JavaScript, CSS, and ReactJS, as well as NodeJS, and own your creations on a Cloud Computing Platform.


What you will do


  • Develop end-to-end solutions including concept, road map planning, implementation, testing, deployment, and monitoring

  • Team up with Evan, Johannes, and Ben to build a state-of-the-art web app with more then 25+ Million Users

  • Create web features on one of our cross-functional squads of backend developers, mobile developers, designers, copywriters, SEO, QA, data scientists, and product experts

  • Release frequently with continuous builds, testing, and direct team feedback

  • Work with NodeJS, ReactJS and AWS


Why you will love it



  • You’ll tangibly enable millions of people to plan and experience authentic outdoor adventures

  • We believe good ideas count more than titles

  • You’ll work from wherever you want as long as it’s in a timezone between UTC-1 and UTC+3, be it a beach, the mountains, your house, or a co-working space of your choice, covered by us

  • You’ll work on challenging tasks, such as complex maps or community features in a highly interactive UI

  • Your expert knowledge will make you a key player amongst a team of highly motivated, talented people

  • You’ll travel together with our team to amazing outdoor places several times a year to exchange ideas, learnings and go for hikes and rides. Check out these videos to find out more about us (https://bit.ly/39xtIrn).

  • You’ll build and improve a service that we’re pretty sure you’ll end up using for your personal outdoor trips

You will be successful in this position if you



  • Are highly self-driven, responsible and keen to learn and improve.

  • Love to develop awesome products with a focus on great user experiences.

  • Have 4+ years of professional experience with developing high quality production native Android apps.

  • Have 3+ years of professional experience with Kotlin.

  • Have 3+ years of professional experience with Java.

  • Keep your knowledge about Android and Android development up to date.

  • Write code that’s readable, well documented and meaningfully tested.

  • Know how to build a scalable Android app architecture.

  • Are a great team player and communicator in a diverse international and fully remote team.


Sound like you?



Great, we would love to hear from you! Please send us the following:



  • Your CV in English highlighting your most relevant experience.

  • A covering letter explaining who you are and why you are interested in working at komoot.

  • Examples of your work (e.g. apps, GitHub, your private projects, etc.)

  • Feel free to send us something that shows us a little more about what you’re interested in, be it your Twitter/Instagram account, or your OpenStreetMap profile if you have one.


Curious to find out more about our recruitment process?



  • Find out more info here: https://www.komoot.com/jobs-process

  • At komoot we want to make great adventures accessible to everyone. We support diversity and inclusivity within the outdoors and welcome all prospective applicants.

  • We have a rolling recruitment process. If this role is online it means it’s still open. We’re accepting applications and actively looking for the perfect candidate. Is it you?


Perks



  • 38 days of vacation (incl. public holidays)

  • Dedicated time and budget to spend on your professional development: classes, conferences, books – you decide!

  • Discounts from leading outdoor and cycling brands

  • Flexible working hours and ability to work from anywhere in Europe

  • Three whole-company gatherings per year in beautiful locations

  • Optional “togetherness” trips with your team

  • Costs covered for your co-working space membership or your work from home office

  • The latest devices and equipment to do your best work