Our client is a Digital Tech Startup with about 130 people strong and growing with a exponential speed. Multicultural environment with a eye for detail and quality, they strive to change, be disruptive in their industry.

Currently looking for a Permanent Senior Front end Engineer to join there team in Amsterdam.


  • We’re looking for a well-balanced senior with extensive, practical JavaScript experience. You’re able to emphasize our growth while helping the team collectively reach a higher level.
  • Although our domain is not overly complex, it has a lot of legacy. We need someone who can approach the code base from a new perspective, really getting down to the root of the problem as opposed to simply patching it up.
  • You understand that it’s not always about fixing and are able to make changes based on your deep understanding of our product, refactoring where necessary and developing what’s important.
  • We need someone who knows how to write both testable code and the accompanying tests. You’re well-versed in TDD and have experience setting up continuous integration testing and implementing it within a large team.
  • You’re able to emphasize the importance of thinking before you code and reflecting upon your decisions and actions. What’s more, you’re passionate about sharing this expert knowledge, encouraging the team to move as a unit towards our core goals and values.
  • As a Senior Front End engineer there’s the opportunity to take ownership and really make changes. Your opinion matters and you’ll have the necessary resources at your disposal.

Your Skills:

  • Practical knowledge of our toolbox, including git, Angular and/or React, Webpack, SCSS and TypeScript. Node experience would be a plus.
  • You’re up to date with current JavaScript trends and understand the pros and cons of modern frameworks
  • Experience architecting systems and vigilantly monitoring bugs, automating processes wherever possible
  • You’re familiar with a wide range of paradigms including functional and object oriented programming, and how these are evolving in the front end space
  • You’re an advocate for collaboration with experience in an agile/scrum environment
  • Working knowledge of RESTful APIs and how to consume them
  • Familiarity working with flexible and scalable front end tooling, and building front end infrastructure
  • An established network and regular contributing within the front-end community is a plus  

What we can offer you:

  • A competitive compensation
  • Company MacBook Pro
  • Great office space in the city centre of Amsterdam
  • Daily office lunch provided by our very own chef
  • Generous education budget for conferences and learning
  • An environment of constant reflection and improvement 

How does it sound?

In case that you are thinking to make a change and grow professionally, I would be happy to receive an updated CV and schedule a conversation to discuss further. Mail to timothy@wklconsultancy.nl or call +31208950048