Senior Web Engineer, Transactional Experience

  • Vilnius, Lithuania
  • Engineering
  • Vinted Marketplace

Brief info about Vinted 

Vinted Marketplace is the largest online international C2C marketplace in Europe dedicated to second-hand fashion, with millions of registered members spanning 22 markets in Europe and North America. With a mission to make second-hand the first choice worldwide, Vinted enables people to sell and buy second-hand clothes and lifestyle items from each other, helping give those items a second or even third life.   

Vinted Go launched in 2022,  with a focus on developing products and solutions for more seamless shipping and delivery across Europe. Vinted Go has connected more than 40 carriers and more than 200,000 PUDO points across Europe to support the delivery of millions of parcels per year.  

The Vinted Group, composed of Vinted Marketplace and Vinted Go, is headquartered in Vilnius, with workplaces in Germany, Lithuania, France, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands and over 2,000 employees. It is backed by six leading venture capital firms: Accel, Burda Principal Investments, EQT Growth, Insight Partners, Lightspeed Venture Partners, and Sprints Capital. 

Information about the position 

As Vinted’s new Web Engineer, you’ll be joining the Transactional Experience team. The purpose of this team is to take care of checkout and payment methods in Vinted Marketplace. Some of the initiatives we’re currently working on:

  • Splitting the monolith 
  • Building plugin-based checkout
  • Extracting checkout logic to separate services
  • Extracting invoicing logic to separate service
  • Testing new payment methods

You will join a cross-functional team which comprises mobile developers (iOS and Android), backend developers, a QA engineer, a Product Manager, a Designer, a Decision Scientist, and an Engineering manager to whom you’ll report.

Take a look at engineering.vinted.com to see what we’re up to.

In this position, you’ll 

  • Work with the latest versions of React, Redux, Jest, React Testing Library, Next.js, and other tools
  • Actively collaborate with Staff Engineers to define, drive and lead technical web solutions impacting beyond the team's scope
  • Elevate code quality and eradicate inconsistencies for a seamless development experience and better overall performance
  • Set the technical direction for Web development in the team, driving towards a higher maturity and clarifying the path for technological advancements
  • Promote RFC culture in the team (e.g write RFCs, encourage others to write RFCs/ADRs)
  • See your code affect millions of members almost instantly – our master branch gets rolled out straight to production on each merge and we deploy many times per day

About you 

  • You are never settling for the status quo and  aiming high is a core part of your values
  • You are motivated by difficult tasks and complex challenges that require a deep understanding of technologies, trends and best practices
  • Can effectively balance product and technical initiatives to deliver tangible impact and value to the business
  • You are strong in communicating in spoken and written English and can easily collaborate with colleagues from different cultures
  • You are knowledgeable of system architecture and are able to operate on a conceptual level (e.g. evaluate short-term vs. long-term solutions)
  • Have an understanding of Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) and Domain-Driven Design (DDD) concepts
  • You actively contribute input on what should be prioritised in the tech track for each quarter’s planning

Work perks 

  • The opportunity to benefit from our share options programme
  • 25 working days of holiday
  • Newest MacBook models
  • Free access to an office gym
  • Mental and emotional health support through the Mindletic app
  • Home office support: we provide IT workstation equipment and a personal budget of up to €540 for home workplace furniture
  • Private health insurance
  • On-site canteen serving delicious homemade food at discount prices
  • Frequent team-building events
  • A personal monthly budget for shopping on Vinted
  • The opportunity to spend up to 90 days per year - 21 of which can be spent working outside of the EU - on workation
  • A dog-friendly office

Working at Vinted 

Individual Learning Budget

Vinted will set aside a yearly sum equal to 13.2% of your annual salary to be invested in your continuous professional development. You’ll be able to take the initiative to use it for covering relevant learning activities that benefit your role.

Hybrid Work

We’ve adopted a hybrid workplace model where 2 days in the office are recommended but not enforced. It’s up to you and your team to decide on the exact days you’ll spend working together in person.

Equal Opportunity

The Vinted Group is committed to building an inclusive workplace where people from all walks of life feel a sense of belonging. We welcome applications from people of all backgrounds, identities and life experiences. At Vinted, all applicants are treated fairly without regard to their race, age, religion or belief, sex, national origin, citizenship, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, or any other protected characteristic.

The salary range for this position is  4,975 - € 6,725 gross per month.