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Senior Developer

New york, NY | Information Technology

Job Description



GLOSSYBOX is a product of Beauty Trend Holding GmbH and one of the most successful ventures of Rocket Internet GmbH, which has led a number of online companies such as eDarling, Zalando, and Groupon to lasting success.


Through innovative means, our business model brings high-class brands from the cosmetic and consumer goods industry together with beauty and lifestyle product customers and enthusiasts. Whether in the form of a single, exclusively arranged box or as a monthly subscription, our customers receive individually selected samples of high-end beauty and lifestyle products – from well-known luxury brands to secret newcomer labels – delivered directly to their door. Utilizing various marketing channels, we foster intensive and sustainable relationships with customers so that our partners receive worthwhile feedback on their products as well as novel insights into their target groups.


Our heart beats in New York, which serves as our US headquarter. Since launch in March 2011, we’ve grown enormously and currently employ over 400 people in 15 countries worldwide.

About the position:

As our new Senior Developer you will report directly to our CEO and is responsible for establishing the company’s technical vision and leading all aspects of the company’s technology development. You will be the technology executive, playing an integral role in the company’s strategic direction, development, and future growth.


  • Lead the execution of technology strategy for technology platforms, partnerships, and external relationships.

  • Oversee research and development, as well as project management.

  • Provide visible leadership for the company within the technology community.

  • Anticipate and react to major technology changes to ensure the maintenance of company leadership in the competitive landscape.

  • Establish technical standards and ensure adherence to them for product development and company operations.


  • Demonstrated ability to interpret technology and market trends as a foundation for technology and product roadmaps.

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

  • At least 5 years in engineering, with 2 in an executive-level position.

  • BS in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science required, MBA preferred.

We Offer:

  • Pave the path to success at one of the fastest growing companies in online Beauty industry

  • A challenging job with a great deal of responsibility at the intersection of Marketing Strategy, Sales and Creative

  • An international team as well as a business-minded environment with transparent hierarchies and flexible structures

  • Opportunities for individual development, varied tasks, and an extremely high learning curve.


We look forward to receiving your application documents including your earliest possible starting date as well as your salary expectations by email to [[redacted]].


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