Why don't you join the team?

Moin future foxes!

Everything we do is built on a culture of trust and empathy – why? Because everyone's opinion and work counts to get where we want to get and fullfill our mission:

To build a strong team that pursues groundbreaking innovation in the areas of tool and language engineering.

We support each other and nurture our talents to be the best together. We strengthen this spirit at regular team events and by cooperating on open source projects. Whether you want to work in our Kiel office or from the Baltic Sea, from the mountains of Bavaria or on your comfy couch at home – at TypeFox you can do it from anywhere and schedule your working hours the way it suits you best.

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Worthy Mission

Together we want to pursue innovation in the areas of tool and language engineering.

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People who care

We support and encourage you and each other and grow together.

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Keep learning

We want you to learn continuously, stay up to date with the latest technologies and expand your skills

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Work from anywhere in Germany, when and where you are at your best.

TypeFox Team

Come, join a dynamic tech-driven team with the mission of pushing the limits of tool and language engineering, and with strong values around openness, honesty, and effective pragmatism.

We're convinced that continuous learning and exploring is the way to build the best solutions sustainably, therefore we're always curious about new approaches.

Join the future of developing!

Current Job Openings

Full-Stack Tool Engineer

You are passionate about dev tools, web development, visualizations and IDEs? You want to take your skills to the next level? Come and join us to become a tool engineer!
At TypeFox you will learn to create custom IDEs based on VS Code and Theia, accompanied by model visualizations based on Sprotty. You will get the opportunity to take part in open source projects and learn to shape effective APIs in the frontend and backend parts of our frameworks.

You already bring some experience with IDE-like tools, diagram viewers/editors or operating cloud applications? That’s great!
You didn’t work in such fields yet but you are curious, keen to learn technologies and willing to push the limits of tool engineering? That’s much more important!
You care about a healthy work-life balance? We do, too, and we seek for a healthy and long-term motivated team performing their daily work with joy.

What we offer

  • Full-time/part-time employment with flexible working hours
  • Spend at least 20% of your time on open source projects
  • Be a member of a passionate team so you can learn continuously and expand your skills
  • Work from our office in Kiel or remotely (in Germany)
  • Balanced workload and a relaxed working atmosphere
  • Fund-based pension plan and private add-on health insurance

What you will do

  • Contribute to Theia, Sprotty, Langium and other interesting open source projects
  • Make use of your knowledge about these tools to create valuable solutions for our customers
  • Communicate with open source communities and customers in your daily work as well as at conferences and meetups

What you should bring

  • Frontend development experience with web frameworks like React, Angular or Vue
  • Experience with Node.js frameworks like Koa / Express or Java frameworks like Spring Boot
  • Solid knowledge of the web platform, including JavaScript, HTML, CSS and HTTP
  • Desire to discover and learn
  • Fluent writing and speaking in English
  • Permission to work in Germany
  • Bonus points: GitHub / GitLab profile with past open source activities
  • Bonus points: Knowledge of cloud technologies like Docker, Kubernetes and Helm
  • Bonus points: Experience with building dev tools of any kind

Interested? Send us a mail!

You're welcome to contact Miro or Daniel for any questions.

Language Engineer

We announced the development of a new language engineering framework named Langium in summer 2021. We are determined to push this project forward and let it become the standard tool for building DSLs in VS Code. Come and join us as a language engineer so you can help us reach this goal!

Language engineering has deep roots in computer science, with a solid theory around concepts like context-free grammars, LL parsers etc. You already bring some experience with designing or implementing languages and parsers? That’s great!
You didn’t work in such fields yet but you are curious, keen to learn technologies and willing to push the limits of language engineering? That’s much more important!
You care about a healthy work-life balance? We do, too, and we seek for a healthy and long-term motivated team performing their daily work with joy.

What we offer

  • Full-time/part-time employment with flexible working hours
  • Spend at least 20% of your time on open source projects
  • Be a member of a passionate team so you can learn continuously and expand your skills
  • Work from our office in Kiel or remotely (in Germany)
  • Balanced workload and a relaxed working atmosphere
  • Fund-based pension plan and private add-on health insurance

What you will do

  • Contribute to Langium, Sprotty, Theia and other interesting open source projects
  • Make use of your knowledge about these tools to create valuable solutions for our customers
  • Communicate with open source communities and customers in your daily work as well as at conferences and meetups

What you should bring

  • At least three years of experience in software engineering
  • Desire to discover and learn
  • Fluent writing and speaking in English
  • Permission to work in Germany
  • Bonus points: GitHub / GitLab profile with past open source activities
  • Bonus points: Experience with TypeScript and npm packages
  • Bonus points: Experience with Xtext and EMF
  • Bonus points: Knowledge of parser / compiler technology

Interested? Send us a mail!

You're welcome to contact Miro or Daniel for any questions.

If no current Job offer fits your qualifications, but you are convinced that you would be an excellent match for our team, please send your application to career@typefox.io anyway.

We're curious to hear about you.