About the position of Lead Front End Developer

You will have the opportunity to work as part of a multinational, diverse team where people come first, we consider our employees and our culture to be our most valuable assets. The main aspects of our culture are to encourage people to take responsibility for their work and the free dom to carry it out as they see fit.

The Tech Lead’s main responsibility is to support and mentor their team(s). This means providing technical guidance and working with the teams towards creating a vision for the work within their scope. It also means working closely with the individual team members and enabling them to grow.

We have multiple teams that work on specific parts of the customer user journey. These are made up of 3 Front End developers, 3 Back End developers a Product Owner, UX Designer and Agile Coach. You would be responsible for leading the FE developers in two of these squads.

We are looking for someone who is

  • A team player and facilitator;
  • An excellent communicator;
  • Passionate about working with people and helping them grow;
  • Strong in coaching people in:
    • the technical aspect of the work;
    • cooperation
    • process
  • Can help formulate a technical vision for the work of the team;
  • Fluent in English.

Your experience

  • 7+ years of experience in web development using HTML, CSS, JavaScript and frameworks;
  • Some familiarity with our tech stack (see below);
  • Previous experience leading teams.

Our Tech Stack

  • React and Redux;
  • Unit testing with Jest;
  • Integration testing with Cypress;
  • End to end testing with Selenium and NightwatchJS;
  • Documenting components with Storybook and our Design System (https://propolis.debijenkorf.nl/);
  • Our Back End consists mostly of Java and Kotlin micro services and GraphQL endpoints.

What we offer

  • Market conforming salary;
  • 30 days leave;
  • An annual (variable) bonus;
  • Contribution towards your pension;
  • Collective health insurance;
  • The opportunity and support to develop yourself both technically and professionally;
  • A developer focused culture;
  • An employee discount on products purchased from de Bijenkorf.





Get in contact

Do you want more information? Please contact us.

Suzanne Wolters

Corporate Tech Recruiter

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