Senior Front End Engineer

Senior Front End Engineer
Travix - Amsterdam, Netherlands
Full Time
Engineering & Technical, IT & Software Development
Front-end JavaScript Node.js React Typescript

Are you a passionate developer looking for a place to use the latest technologies in an international company? Then please keep on reading!

Make your career at Travix

At Travix, everyone is welcome. Our global team has over 40 different nationalities and we embrace everyone’s authenticity. We have proven to grow people internally, we are proud of our passionate company culture and we love to dream big. Ever since our company was founded, our aim has been to create a work environment where people can thrive, be creative and ultimately build their own legacy within the company. More now than ever we are at a pivotal moment in our company’s existence: where we are preparing for when the world is ready to travel again. With cutting-edge technology, strong partnerships, a strategic vision and the resources and stability of the Trip.com Group, we provide an international playground where our employees can truly impact the future of traveling.

To accelerate this momentum, we’re looking to grow our team. If you share the same values as we do, you are just as passionate and ready to build your own legacy, then there is plenty of room here at Travix.

Job purpose

Design and build new/complex (multidisciplinary) IT products and architectures.
Solve complex multidisciplinary problems and contribute to the development of IT strategy, processes, and procedures.
Be mature and an excellent communicator who can engage both internally and externally with 3rd party suppliers and partners.
Have an analytical & debugging skill for the development & production environment
Drive quality, automation, documentation, performance and should be a perfectionist

Key responsibilities

Own the new project design, taking into consideration performance and quality practices

Design and develop, with your team, the new Travix platform

Work in close collaboration with other seniors, leads, and principals to define and refine processes and practices.

Writes well-designed, testable, efficient code.

Participate in design discussions, and translate business requirements into technical tasks

Work closely with the Engineering Manager to achieve company-wide goals

Request and deliver new tools and technologies to be used throughout the department

Define the standards (eg: coding standards, quality gate, CI, etc)

Be part of a dynamic, continuously delivering team using Agile development process

Provide code reviews to assess overall code quality and flexibility, and the application of good object-oriented and functional programming techniques

What you bring to the table

University degree or equivalent work experience in an e-commerce environment
3+ years of experience in multiple environments and technology stacks, from front to back, down to networking
Proficiency in at least two of the following:

  • React – must
  • Typescript or/and Javascript ES6
  • SCSS
  • NodeJS
  • Functional & unit testing
  • RxJS

Knowledge of any of the following is a plus:

  • Java
  • .NET
  • CI/CD
  • Docker

A balanced view on “best practices”, with a strong dose of pragmatism, while maintaining a forward-looking attitude
Familiarity with Agile software methodologies
Experience of working in a continuous delivery environment
A strong drive to learn new internet technologies
A high drive to achieve, more than to be perfect
A high degree of accountability, commitment, and responsibility
A detail-oriented and proactive problem-solving mindset
Exceptional communication skills in English
Experience in the travel industry also a huge benefit

What you can expect from us

Competitive salary and other amazing benefits, such as covered travel costs, discounted ongoing cancellation / travel insurances and a bike plan.
30,5 days of paid leave, so plenty of time to enjoy your global travel adventures!
Many internal development courses to keep on learning and growing.
An environment where you can keep a healthy work-life balance: even when we can go back to the office to collaborate as teams, you will still continue having a balance between working from home and from the office.
Flat hierarchy where your voice can be heard, welcomed and appreciated at all levels in the organization.
A diverse, inclusive and multicultural working environment
Top floor office in Amsterdam (close to Central Station) with an amazing view!
Free fruit, company bar (free beer!), team drinks and company events.

Ready to start your own Travix journey?

Think you have what it takes? Then, we would love to hear from you.

Please note that we continue to hire with all interviewing and on-boarding done virtually due to COVID-19.