Front End Web Development Engineer (m/f/d)

  • Senior, very experienced
  • IT
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The Minimax Viking Group comprises nearly 70 fire protection companies around the globe, employing about 9.000 people and achieving an annual turnover of €1.7 billion. The Group is among the largest fire protection companies in the world. The headquarters are in Bad Oldesloe, Schleswig-Holstein. The Group’s companies deal with all facets of fire protection and have long-standing experience in their respective markets. The companies have in common a strong quality awareness in the areas of product distribution, manufacturing and maintenance as well as mobile fire protection. The technology portfolio of the Group ranges from electronic fire detection and extinguishing control technology to water, foam and gas extinguishing systems to mobile extinguishing equipment.

For the global Research & Development-Team of the Minimax Viking Group, we are looking for a skilled front end web development engineer with a great eye for design and usability. Within this role, you will be able to help lead our efforts in designing and developping the interfaces to our new and innovative embedded and cloud based solutions. The web development engineer ensures alignment of web design and user experience requirements and furthermore applies and helps develop corporate design guidelines.


  • Define the structure and design of web interfaces for embedded and cloud solutions
  • Work with the solution architect and internal and external development teams to achieve the goals
  • Ensures user experience drives design choices
  • Develop new features but also work on improvements
  • Strike the right balance between functional and aesthetic design
  • Develop for desktop and smartphone
  • Build reusable code and frameworks (eg UI components library,...)
  • Apply branding guidelines and support development of the guidelines
  • Support generating innovative ideas and meet with customers as part of voice of the customer activities


  • Bachelor's or Master´s degree in computer science, software development or equal through comparable training in the development of frontends and progressive web apps
  • (PWA) Good knowledge of HTML, CSS and Javascript as well as a deep understanding of graphic UX design principles
  • Experience in dealing with ReactJS and / or other frameworks, e.g. B. Angular or Vue, as well as in the development of UI components
  • Points of contact with Git, Jira, Confluence as well as backend technologies and tools such as NGINX, WEBAPI, REST, HTTPS, WEBSOCKETS and NODEJS are ideal
  • Fluent knowledge of English (spoken / written)

What we offer:

  • A future-proof workplace in an international company
  • Challenging activity characterized by independence and freedom
  • Health insurance by Company Health Care Plan
  • Attractive remuneration and benefits of a global company
  • Mobile work partly possible

Please apply to Katja Pohl via PohlK@mx-vk.eu, stating your salary expectations and your earliest possible starting date.

Minimax Viking Research & Development GmbH | c/o Minimax GmbH | Industriestrasse 10/12 | 23843 Bad Oldesloe

Further information at www.minimax-viking.com