(Sr.) Frontend Engineer (m/f/div)

Ihre Aufgaben/ Job description

ELEMENT Insurance AG is a product factory for insurance and a leader in insurance digitalisation. We supply our partners from various industries – both from an insurer, as well as a non-insurer background – with in-house underwritten insurance products, which they market under their own brand. Our modular insurance platform enables us to tailor-fit and supply these non-life insurance products in record speed. 


Our diverse team with over 25 nationalities combines the expertise of the worlds of insurance and technology. At ELEMENT, we live an agile and empowering company culture to work on the insurance of tomorrow

To support our continued growth and momentum, we’re looking for a Sr. Frontend Engineer (m/f/div) to join our cross-functional software development team. Our ideal candidate is a proactive self-starter, motivated by the opportunity to pioneer innovation within a long standing monotonous industry.


What will keep you challenged?

  • Working within one of our cross-functional teams of T-shaped Software Developers, Product Managers, Designers and Industry Specialists
  • Designing and developing frontend (React) services on AWS infrastructure
  • Learning a lot of new stuff as well as sharing knowledge to other teammates
  • Collaborating with stakeholders and our international team of highly skilled technical experts

Ihr Profil/ Requirements

What will make you succeed?

  • Strong proficiency in ECMAScript 2015 and frontend web technologies
  • Experience with React, TypeScript, Webpack, Babel and a testing framework like e.g. Jest
  • Writing clean and well-documented code
  • Exposure to Agile Methodologies; XP, Scrum, Continuous Delivery, etc.
  • You do not shy away from understanding backend related logic
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • A pragmatic and efficient personality; delivering high-quality work whilst keeping business values in mind
  • Flexibility towards change, responding quickly and effectively to constructive feedback
  • The ability to inspire others through actions
  • A proactive approach to problem-solving


Bonus Points For:

  • Experience with reactive programming (RxJs)
  • Experience back-end languages such as Java (Spring framework) or Node 
  • Experience in running software on AWS infrastructure
  • Understanding of DevOps/NoOps principles in an immutable infrastructure/infrastructure-as-a-code environment (Terraform)
  • Finance or insurance industry experience



  • The opportunity to be part of a driven and diverse team which is creating a measurable impact on the future of insurance  
  • An open and welcoming company culture, empowering you to freely grow and develop  
  • We openly share our knowledge – we are a mix of insurance experts, technology specialists and experienced entrepreneurs  
  • We have a dedicated onboarding process, enabling you to quickly thrive at ELEMENT  
  • A direct influence on our company and our products – we value your ideas and your input 
  • Plenty of perks including a benefits package, choice of computer, drinks and snacks, language classes, company-wide networking events and outings

We are looking forward to your application!