Front-end Developer - Amsterdam based SAAS scale-up

Job description

Our client was founded in 2010 and is one of the world’s leading platform for customer communities. With a team of around 100 employees, they offer a SAAS based customer service platform that provides a way for businesses to connect with their customers. Consumers interact amongst themselves, can ask questions, find answers, co-create, share experiences and provide reviews on products and services. This scalable and personal approach to customer service has turned out to be a success. Our client successfully closed a large series A investment round to expand globally. 


Our client is looking for a Front-end Developer who love to work with the latest technologies and is challenged to find the boundaries of those technologies to give their customers and their end users the best possible UX experience. Do you love to work with JavaScript, PHP, OOP, Re-usable software, Vagrant, Ansible, AWS and DDD? Read on then!





  • Deliver new features and ensure they are passing your tests, and that they are scalable and well-documented

  • Refine, estimate and document new component/problems clearly with your colleagues, the Product team and, in some cases, the rest of the company

  • Collaborate with our visual/UX designers and colleague developers to deliver the best quality

  • Contribute to innovation and continuous improvement of the way of working in the development team

  • Daily stand-up meeting to start the day


Desired skills and expertise

  • Proven track-record as a Frontend developer using JavaScript, HTML5/CSS3, Sass, Backbone and the development of scalable and highly interactive frontend applications

  • Knowledge of PHP, Bower, NPM, Grunt, Nightwatch and Jenkins is a plus

  • Experience as DevOps using Ansible and Vagrant is a plus

  • Experience with DDD is a plus

  • Experience as a developer for a Software as a Service platform is beneficial


What do they offer

  • Challenging job: you place your mark on their SaaS platform
  • A place to learn, experiment, discover and grow yourself
  • Work with/for the largest companies in the world with millions of end users
  • A very cool office in the centre of Amsterdam (8 minute walk from A’dam central station)
  • Friday afternoon drinks and loads of company parties/events
  • Can't stop working? No problem :) They make sure food and beverages are available
  • Join their Urban running team (led by a professional marathon trainer)
  • During summer they like to take boat trips (the office is in between the canals)
  • Before we forget, you get paid too and can take enough days off to do some extreme sports, chill in the sun or work on your private projects

For more information contact Madelon Peters +31639671895 |