Adevinta is an international group present in 16 countries, and we are sure that you know our brands in Spain : , , , , , and , reach more than 18 million unique users per month : we are one of the top 10 companies with the largest internet audience in Spain! This and our more than 1,000 employees make us one of the leading tech companies on the Spanish market.
As a tech company, we have digital DNA. We love challenging the status quo and we are constantly thinking of new ways of doing things.
We work using PEAK Performance, a streamlined way of working based on OKRs, and self-sufficient and self-organising teams.
We believe in a culture of feedback and a close leadership style. In short, we create ever smarter solutions to offer our users and clients the best experience.
If you like challenges and believe in the power of connection as much as we do...Join our team!
We are looking for a Front-end Engineer for Design Systems to join our Team at Adevinta Spain.
Working with DesignOps, as a Frontend Engineer, you will focus on the development and maintenance of our Design System, mainly React Components, and the tools to visualise and share the guidelines and best practices for our product that includes components for all the brands in the company.
Although the main focus / weight of the role is coding and styling React Components, the responsibilities include improving the tools, the developer / design workflow and collaboration process.
The Design tools ecosystem is growing bigger, and it’s expected from the role to help to close the gap between Dev and UX.
A solid professional background and experience in the field are important, but the ideal candidate should also be a real team player.
The main users of the System are Developers and UX Designers embedded in product teams. You will be working really closely with them, and with the DesignOperations PM of the DesignSystem, so you’ll need to feel comfortable discussing technical and product challenges while proposing solutions.
Working with DesignOps, and together with the Development and UX Teams, you will be responsible for :
Be the principal Developer of our Design System at Adevinta Spain. Code, maintain and coordinate the evolution of the current components with React.js
Evangelize and promote the usage of our components.
With the help of other Developers, Enablers and DesignOps, identify, monitor, and report on the design system use across the company.
Collaborate with Developers and UX designers embedded on the product teams on the definition, evolution and maintenance of the components for all our brands.
Help to define strategic initiatives to improve the code, the examples, the guidelines, processes, tools, infrastructure, and workflows.
Collaborate with DesignOperations on the evolution and optimization of the documentation process, and identifying improvement opportunities on the collaboration between Designers and Developers.
Use software processes to ensure the quality of the code.
Special focus on performance.
Code review by Pull Request.
Foster consistency and support developers in the implementation of the components.
Help improving the current design tools to be integrated into the Design / Development workflow.
5+ years professional Front-end Development experience
You have led, built, and / or maintained a design system before.
Degree in Development, related field, or equivalent professional experience
Git from the console
Web Performance Optimization & Tools
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to operate independently
Solid leadership skills and the ability to develop strong partnerships (the role requires high collaboration with Designers and Developers)
Ability to work closely with DesignOperations in order to detect needs
Used to work agile, or lean and in a highly collaborative environment with other ux designers, researchers, visual designers, product owners and engineers.
Passion for digital products, technology, creativity and an openness to new development and design ideas
UX design experience is a plus
Design and prototyping tools experience is a plus (sketch, Invision, Flinto, Principle, Zeplin, etc)
Experience working in a distributed team, operating with different brands will be a plus.
Work in a team of 100+ very experienced UX Development and Product professionals.
Development opportunities and career path growth within Adevinta.
To be part of a company with an excellent working environment
A working environment focused on career development with personal training plans.
Flexible working hours 8-10h / 17-19h (Friday afternoons off)
Shorter working day during summer.
Flexibility to work from home from time to time
Very good working conditions, benefits, discounts, etc...