Node JS Fullstack Developer

Job description

We at zooplus are currently looking for a great Node JS Full Stack Developer familiar with our backend tech stack to join our team and contribute to the further success of the team and the company. Here are some things about us that we take pride in:

  • We work in small self-organized teams
  • We learn from each other and share knowledge, through methods such as pair programming, code reviews, hackathons, and training
  • We deliver value by developing new features, maintaining existing products, and improving all the infrastructure we need for it
  • We build quality into our code by following clean code principles and DevOps practices - you build it, you run it
  • We embrace and enjoy diversity, having colleagues from many different countries. This means our working language is English

We are looking for a team member to

  • Develop and continuously deliver applications for one of the most successful e-commerce platforms in Europe
  • Participate in the complete software development life cycle from concept through coding, testing and maintaining
  • Work autonomously in an agile team
  • Participate actively and collaboratively in Daily meetings, Planning, Refinement, Review, and Retrospective
  • Participate in technical and architectural discussions and decisions as a team
  • Take new challenges and work on new initiatives and new products if needed
  • Deliver value and quality by developing new features, maintaining existing products and improving infrastructure if needed
  • Discover and solve the digital challenges of delivering a full e-commerce stack
  • Strive for mastery in a challenging agile environment using state-of-the-art technologies


  • Fluency in English
  • Working experience of minimum 1-2 years in a similar field
  • Knowledge of Node.js, JavaScript, JSON, HTML5, CSS3, and PostgreSQL
  • Practical experience in the backend
  • Comfortable with frontend tasks
  • Experience in dealing with version control systems
  • An agile mindset and ideally already experience with Scrum, Kanban, or XP
  • Solution-driven and collaborative approach

Nice to have

  • Bachelor or Master degree in Computer Science, Business Informatics or similar experience
  • German language is a plus but not required
  • Vue/React, Typescript
  • Experience in e-commerce

What we offer

The gross annual salary for this position (38.5 hours / week) is 36,000 - 60,000 EUR depending on qualification and experience. Our office is located in the center of Vienna and is excellently connected in terms of infrastructure. Further more our employees benefit from fresh fruits, drinks, 28 vacation days, job ticket for public transport, subsidies for training and sport and state-of-the-art laptop and technology.

In case you didn´t know

In 1999, a small group of people had a great idea: to bring pet shops online and make life easier for pet lovers. Today, with over 6,8 million active customers in more than 30 European countries and 1,524 billion Euro revenue in 2019, zooplus is comfortably the market leader in the online segment. We currently employ more than 750 employees in 18 international locations, working in the areas of IT, Sales & Marketing, Category Management, Purchasing, Logistics, Finance and HR.

zooplus has a data-driven approach, and behind the data there are people with true dedication to ensure satisfaction and comfort for all our customers. Agile is our day to day culture and inspires us to continuously improve and grow.