Lead Front end Engineer Amsterdam
Posted on May 6, 2021 by CodeGuild
Your position: Lead Front end Engineer Amsterdam (Hands-on)
Do you enjoy being part of a global online technology company that serves hundreds of millions of consumers every day?
Do you enjoy working in a new and fast paced Elite team where your front end vision and expertise drive to further innovations?
Do you find it important to work with smart, likeminded engineers in a flat organization where sparring, collaboration and solving problems on a daily basis are the norm?
What about a permanent contract from the start and earn more than € 100,000 annually with very generous secondary employment benefits!?
Then read on!
Your employer: specializes in building high traffic B2C platforms that are used by hundreds of millions of consumers around the world every day!
This company is one of the most challenging tech companies in the Amsterdam region to work for. Product development and innovation are the pillars on which they continue to build. The mature engineering culture and professional management are designed to stimulate creativity and technological knowledge. Within a data-driven environment, teams work closely together to create high and effective technical standards. The culture within the company is friendly, open and having fun is one of their pillars. They don't have big egos! Agile is at the core and what drives them is their passion for using technology as a tool to continuously improve the customer experience. Because this is a new position, you will be part of a fast-paced team that is constantly experimenting to reach more users. This company is built on the resourcefulness of the employees, so there is always room to work on a new concept that can add value for the customer and make more impact. The systems are already running at about 10K events per second per service, consumers are searching about five thousand times per second! So your work can really help determine what they see and what actions they take Stack: HTML, CSS, modern ECMASCRIPT (ES11), Typescript, micro-front ends, NodeJS, ExpressJS, Golang based Microservices, Kafka. Your role: Be the front end driver of a new elite team (hands-on) As a Lead Front end engineer you will be part of a new elite team, with one mission: to find innovative ways to keep customers on their platform longer and bring in even more customers! Experimenting, tinkering, working closely with different teams within all disciplines where its data-driven and A / B testing. If you're looking to make an impact (both within your organization and with millions of consumers) you've come to the right place! Here you can continuously think about the best product development strategy that can immediately have a huge impact. While they adjust the product several times a day, you will receive immediate feedback due to the close cooperation. Once the software is up and running, it rolls out to their international network. This is a combined Lead role in which you can really expand your circle of influence as a Lead. At the same time, as part of a new team, you are the link between back-end, mobile, UX / UI, QA and Product. Together with these teams you will work hands-on on the technical Front-end vision and strategy. Even if you are an experienced developer, there are certainly people you can still learn from.
What is required?
More than 5 years of professional experience in front-end development
Excellent experience with B2C product development, this is key!
Experience with VanillaJS, HTML, CSS, NodeJS
Framework agnostic mindset, Typescript
Great communication and collaboration skills
Insight into the fine balance between entering the market and quality.
Experience of working in a fast-growing company/ Scale-Up is a big plus.
What is offered?
Salary up to € 95,000 + 10% bonus
Immediately a permanent contract + signing bonus!
Flexible working hours
26 vacation days
Ample training budget
Good pension scheme
1/6 part for childcare (on top of the statutory reimbursement)
Freedom to attend seminars as an individual or as a team
Full compensation for travel expenses
Spacious office facilities (massages every 2 weeks if the weather is allowed)
€ 40 net per month for health insurance
After 5 years of employment, sabbatical for 1 month
50% discount on a gym membership
Bicycle plan every 3 years
Are you a passionate Front-end Engineer who wants to innovate, manage a product team and make an impact on the tangibility and user experience of hundreds of millions of people?
Apply directly via the form below or mail your CV to