Senior Front-end Developer

Who are we?

Who are we?

We are a young and fast-growing start-up from Utrecht focusing on the e-commerce and online marketing sectors. Channable was founded 5 years ago and developed into a company with an international team of over 90 young professionals. While you can still benefit from the start-up vibe, working at Channable also means being part of a professional company with a highly skilled Development team.

Job description

What will your role be?

As a front-end developer at Channable you will be responsible for building an intuitive interface that our customers use to automate their digital marketing. You will be prototyping new features based on customer feedback and making UX decisions to improve how our customers are guided through our tool. The main language is JavaScript, but you will also be working with Handlebars, Less and UX tooling. The development department is divided into three teams: Infrastructure, DevOps and Product. If you want to read more about our development adventures, check out our tech blog: https://tech.channable.com/. You can also take a look at some of our open-source work at https://github.com/channable to get a feeling of how we work together and what our code looks like.

You will be part of the product team, we are looking for someone who:

  • Has an interest in building a modern web-based JavaScript application
  • Has an ability to think about requirements from customers or our own teams and finding solutions that have the most impact
  • Can convert requirements into fully-fledged product features
  • Collaborates with team members and improves the team as a whole
  • Comfortable working in a large front-end codebase
  • Good experience with web development, web technologies and APIs
  • Has a high bar for quality of code and user experience

In more technical terms you’ll be working on:

  • Our Ember.js application, Handlebars, Less, UX prototyping
  • Our new website, that will be built on a to-be-determined stack

By using the following:

  • Languages: JavaScript, Handlebars, LESS
  • Libraries: Ember.js, Handlebars, LESS
  • Tools: Ember-cli, Node, Yarn

Practical requirements

  • EU citizenship or a work permit, already living in The Netherlands
  • Available for at least 4 days a week, preferably full-time

What do we offer?

  • Competitive salary
  • Informal atmosphere within our international, young, talented and ambitious team
  • A flat organization that is open to your ideas
  • Great personal development possibilities
  • A spot in our beautiful office in the heart of Utrecht, where lunch and much more is catered daily
  • Great working conditions: hackathons, free massages, a PlayStation to fight afternoon dips, and Channable sports groups. Finish the week with well-deserved drinks with your colleagues at our own office-bar!

Do you want to see more of Channable and your future colleagues? Check out our social media channels like Instagram and Linkedin!

Procedure

Are you interested? Please apply by clicking on the "apply now" button below. If you convince us, you will be invited for an interview in our office in Utrecht, or through Skype if you don’t live in the area (yet). Your starting date is flexible, but preferably as soon as possible.

Contact by job agencies and recruiters will not be appreciated. Each recruiter or headhunter who approaches us agrees with a donation of € 250,- for Make-A-Wish.