Senior Front-End Developer

Europe / Remote


About the opportunity

Design System Engineer

Magnolia is building up Frontend expertise with engineers focusing primarily on evolving and innovating our user interface! Are you an experienced Frontend engineer? Do you love JavaScript/Typescript and web technology? Are you able to ideate and create new frontends for large-scale applications? Do you enjoy working and collaborating across the department and helping guide the architectural direction of the product?

Magnolia is looking for experienced JavaScript Engineers to join our new Frontend team, which will be focused on helping us re-work our UI integration, creating a design system, and enabling us to take our UI & UX further.

The details

What things you’ll be doing?

  • Use your JavaScript expertise to build performant, decoupled, testable, and maintainable front ends

  • Implement an amazing user experience that is a joy to use

  • Use your excellent collaboration and communication skills to work closely with our Design Team, PM team, and technical experts across the departments, and collaborate with other teams on cross-department initiatives

  • Use your customer-centric approach to build the right things

  • Create and maintain smooth integrations between Magnolia and popular frontend technologies like React, Next, Gatsby, Vue, Nuxt, Solid, Remix, Svelte etc.

  • Drive the future of our UI by using your technical expertise to drive the architecture and specifications of the new UI initiative

  • Be innovative and push technical boundaries

What do we need from you?

  • Technical know-how
  • Expertise in Frontend technologies & architecture in large-scale applications, preferably in React, Next, Vue, or web components
  • Expert comprehension of core web and browser concepts
  • Worked either on or with a Design System
  • You know how to build secure and performant Frontend systems
  • You know how to deploy your stuff and understand how infrastructure works (i.e.CI/CD pipelines)
  • Operational experience such as performance metrics and analytics
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Love to make things

So, who are we?

  • We are a fun and open-minded bunch of colleagues spread across the globe.
  • Aside from work, we are parents, gamers, bookworms, athletes, adrenaline junkies, philosophers, and so much more.
  • Yearly company trip. We’ve just been to Interlaken/Switzerland - we’d love to see you at the next one!
  • Constant learning and knowledge sharing with some of the best professionals in the industry.
  • Lateral and vertical growth opportunities.
  • Flexibility, flexibility, flexibility.
  • Remote-friendly vibes.

We are for you if you like to…

  • take charge: You are in the driver’s seat and set the direction according to what customers, colleagues and cultures need. No matter the roadblocks you see ahead, you take charge in (re)shaping the destination.

  • connect: You never drive alone. Building meaningful connections means creating experiences together that form a foundation of trust so next time there’s a bump in the road, you know someone else has your back.

  • be you: Choose your own ways and means. You make every perspective count so that everyone feels safe enough to follow their purpose and at the same time pursue one common goal. Your way of growing is to mutually question yourself and others.


  • Please submit your application in English; it’s our company language so you’ll be speaking lots of it if you join
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  • We treat all candidates equally: If you have any questions, please reach out to our contact
  • We’re on a mission to make everyone feel valued at work. We embrace and encourage people from all backgrounds to apply.
  • Not sure you meet 100% of our qualifications? Please apply anyway!

About Magnolia

Founded in 1997 with a vision to create the first truly open content management system, Magnolia is a world-leading digital experience company. Brands who want to move fast and stay flexible choose Magnolia because the company blends the power of an enterprise DXP solution with headless agility. Magnolia operates globally with offices on five continents and more than 200 Magnolia-certified partners worldwide.

To learn a bit more about our team and who we are, make sure to visit our About page.