BIRKENSTOCK is a global lifestyle brand that stands for quality, function and all-round well-being. The historic roots of this long-standing family-run company can be traced back to the year 1774.  Nowadays, the product portfolio comprises sandals and closed shoes, accessories, natural cosmetics as well as beds and sleep systems. With more than 5,500 employees, BIRKENSTOCK is the German shoe industry’s largest employer. BIRKENSTOCK has 16 locations in Germany, with privately owned distribution companies in Europe, Asia and the USA.


For our division Digital ,at our location in München we are looking for a


(Senior) Frontend Developer (m/f/d)





  • To develop with the customer in mind: The frontend of our website birkenstock.com lies in your capable hands and an all-round successful user experience is your top priority.
  • To develop with tech skills: You utilize your comprehensive know-how to continuously develop our frontend, implement responsive designs, prototypes, as well as screen designs in HTML5, CSS and JavaScript. You are further responsible for the UI design with CSS frameworks and JS libraries.
  • To develop with team spirit: Based on current web technologies, you help shape diverse, agile projects, support the creation of concepts in coordination with our web design team, and work closely with in-house and external developers, UX/UI designers, and product owners. 
  • To develop with vision: In everything you do, you pursue optimization of the front-end / client-side architecture to achieve optimal performance. 
  • To develop with prospects: Become part of a growing in-house developer team. Seize the opportunity to transform the existing technical setup in the long term and to bring it to the next level according to best practice. As part of the global team, you will work with colleagues from all over the world - from Europe, America, Asia and the Middle East.



  • Degree in computer science or similar
  • At least 3 years experience in frontend development, ideally of eCommerce platforms
  • Ideal tech stack: HTML5, JavaScript, jQuery, CSS(3), Less, Continuous Integration, Jenkins, NPM scripts, Git and at least one server-side scripting language
  • Knowledge of Software Architecture Patterns (MVC) and UI / UX Design
  • Experience with CMS and eCommerce platforms (ideally Salesforce Commerce Cloud) as well as frontend frameworks (React, Angular etc.)
  • Fluent German and English, both written and spoken
  • Agile mindset, attention to detail and quality, strong problem-solving skills and the ability to communicate ideas clearly



BIRKENSTOCK offers you all the advantages of a successful, fast growing, global company: dynamic work environment, considerable design freedom, authentic and open corporate culture and excellent development opportunities. Sounds exciting? It is. We are looking forward to receiving your online application, stating your salary expectations!

If you have any further questions, please contact Chloé Gouysse +49 175 209 46 88.

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