Fullstack Developer with TypeScript Focus (m/f/d)

Date: Jul 14, 2024

Location: DE Schöneck, DE, 08261 Jena, DE, 07743 Berlin, DE, 10117 Köln/Cologne, DE, 50968

Company: gksoftware

GK is a leading global software developer and provider of standard and cloud-based solutions for the retail industry, with over 500,000 retail and payment installations in more than 60 countries. At GK, more than 1.100 employees worldwide work on solutions for an all-encompassing shopping experience, improving the relationship between customers and retailers every day. GK is a hidden champion headquartered in Schöneck in the Vogtland region of Germany, but has locations in Berlin, Paris and Johannesburg while maintaining a presence in 13 further international locations. Together, GK develops groundbreaking technologies for the retail industry of today and tomorrow. 



Your responsibilities
  • Design, develop, and deliver high-quality software solutions
  • Implementation of user-friendly frontend solutions using TypeScript, HTML, and CSS in an agile development team
  • Continuous optimization and maintenance of existing solutions and layouts focusing on usability, performance, and design
  • Participate in code reviews and provide constructive feedback to team members
  • Work closely with product managers and UX/UI designers to implement features and user interfaces
  • Identify and address technical debt to ensure code maintainability and scalability
  • Close collaboration within an international team and with various departments


Your profile
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field
  • Professional experience in frontend development with knowledge of technologies such as TypeScript/JavaScript, GIT, Apache Cordova, HTML, CSS
  • Experience with modern front-end frameworks/libraries (e.g., React, Angular, Vue)
  • Good knowledge of Java and backend development is an advantage
  • Solid understanding of software engineering principles and design patterns
  • Good understanding of the Android, iOS, and Electron platforms
  • Excellent problem-solving and debugging skills
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced environment


We offer
  • GK enables mobile working at all times

  • We put emphasis on a long-term and trustful cooperation by offering permanent employment relationships with flexible working hoursnus payments depending on the area of activity

  • Company car policy and free parking at our locations with good public transport connections

  • Lease a maximum of 3 bikes up to a total value of €9,000

  • An international working environment as well as a cooperative working climate with space for own ideas, creativity and concepts

  • Turn your friends into colleagues: recommend a new employee and receive a referral bonus of €3,000 net

  • Develop yourself professionally and personally through our own GK Academy and e-learning offerings

  • Leasing of the latest Hardware for the private usage as part of our employee PC program. We make sure that your job-related equipment is ready for you for a smooth start from the first day of work

  • Discounts offered through our corporate benefits program

  • Location-related preventive measures (running groups, online sports courses, massage, blood donation appointments, health day

  • Advantageous everyday life facilitations while you are in the office, such as parcel and bread roll service, pharmacy delivery service and much more

  • Internal restaurant, bouldering and climbing wall, in-house kindergarden “Pixel” on the campus site at our headquarter in Schoeneck (Saxony) as well as a wide range of culinary offerings at the other locations

  • Spend time with your colleagues outside the office at our many company events

  • Read more about our Active Balance Program