Frontend Developer in Amsterdam

Tiqets

Salary
Undisclosed salary
Workplace
Onsite
Hours
Full-Time
Internship
No
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Job Description

Tiqets is one of the fastest-growing tech startups in the Netherlands, and we’re hiring!


Who are we?

Tiqets revolutionises the way people buy tickets to culture and attractions in cities all over the world. Our technology allows users to easily browse and book tickets to the best attractions in seconds, meaning customers can enter museums, zoos, theme parks and more simply by showing their smartphones.


Job profile

As a front-end developer you will be working on our core web platform, directly contributing to how our customers and partners experience our product. For the far majority, our customers are travelling while using our website, so we focus on building frictionless and performant front-end solutions for the mobile web. Our B2B partner portals provide functionality and data insights for the museums and attractions we work with, as well as our distribution partners.
You like to work in an agile way; from idea to deployment can take a few hours to a few weeks. The development process is a team effort, you work closely together with product managers, design, UX and back-end engineers. You can get things done fast, but in a smart and future-proof way.


Responsibilities

  • Develop and improve features in HTML, CSS and Javascript for the Tiqets B2C application and our different B2B portals
  • Work closely together with UX, designers and product owners to transform requirements and mockups into new functionality that millions of people will use
  • Perform bug-fixes, analyze and improve front-end performance
  • Build cross-device functionality for desktop, tablet and mobile website users
  • Plan and execute A/B tests to continuously improve the website and user experience

Requirements

Qualifications

  • Bachelors or Masters degree in Computer Science, or similar technical field of study or equivalent practical experience
  • 4+ years of professional front-end developer experience
  • Experience with Git (or another version control system)
  • Experience with working in an agile product development environment
  • Expert in:
    • CSS (SASS)
    • HTML
    • Javascript, both plain Javascript, as well as using frameworks like JQuery, React+Redux
    • Templating (i.e. Jinja/Mustache/Handlebars)
  • Good knowledge of how browsers work in terms of performance, security, and functionality
  • Experience with developing for different types of platforms and device sizes
  • You can communicate effectively and translate requirements into well designed technical solutions
  • Excellent English communication skills
  • You live within reasonable commuting distance from Amsterdam

Bonus points

  • Experience writing front-end tests using tools like PhantomJS and Selenium
  • Experience with Google Analytics (Enhanced Ecommerce), A/B testing tools like Optimizely/VWO, Google Tag Manager
  • Experience with using BEM naming convention for CSS
  • Experience working in travel/ticketing or e-commerce in general
  • Worked on a medium to large scale web application with hundreds of thousands to millions of visitors every month.
  • Knowledge of ES6+ and HTML5 features


What we offer

  • Great working conditions and a competitive salary
  • Plenty of responsibility to make an impact in a fast growing company and product
  • Fresh coffee and a free lunch every day
  • Pick your own hardware that makes you work most efficiently
  • Fun, sociable events in and out of the office space. We have table football, Friday drinks, show-and-tell sessions with pizza, and lots more!
  • A personal 20% discount code for all the tickets you order with us!


Get in touch
Let us know why we should hire you. Make us want to meet you! Send your application via the application form on our website. We can't wait to hear from you!


 

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