Front End Developer

Genscape
Amsterdam
Frontend Developer
Full Time

Perks

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A Day in the Life of a Front End Developer within our EPSI Team:

The key objective of this role is to enable the continued expansion of the EPSI platform business taking a leading role in enhancing, refactoring and extending the platform front-end. In particular a significant focus will be on the dashboard system for visualization of market data and scenario results.


Responsibilities

  • Design, development and alignment of new and existing front-end components.
  • Working with the team to get the best result in terms of both UI experience and software quality.
  • Design of server-side data interfaces required.


This job might be for you if:

  • You are an independent thinker, inquisitive and creative in finding alternative solutions.
  • You enjoy understanding, designing and implementing correct and elegant software.
  • You are able to work effectively in a fast paced environment with dynamic priorities & limited specifications. You will be expected to develop an in-depth knowledge of the EPSI platform and to leverage that knowledge in conjunction with your communication skills to make quick decisions throughout the development process.
  • You must be able to work collaboratively & communicate effectively with developers, QA analysts, customer service representatives and management.
  • You are fluent in English, additional language skills are a big plus


Must have’s related to our ideal candidate:

  • An academic degree (or equivalent level education) in either Information Technology, Mathematics, Engineering, or an exact science
  • 3+ years’ experience in front-end software development, working with modern front end technologies like React/Redux, Sass/Less
  • A passion for UI & UX
  • Strong capability in iterative development
  • Development practices: Test-driven development, Speed optimisation, Refactoring
  • Basic familiarity (or willingness to gain it) with our server-side tools: Modern Perl, MySQL
  • A mathematics/optimisation background would be a plus

Skills

Javascript, HTML, CSS
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