Front end Developer

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Digitas is a highly-caffeinated playground where brilliant minds come together to make bold, award-winning advertising. We use data-driven insights to guide our work, but we also believe in a healthy dose of spirited storytelling. Through it all, we’ve got a powerful production team that is unwaveringly determined to keep things running smoothly as we transform the marketing landscape. For this team we are looking for a medior/senior Front-end developer to help us deliver a variety of digital eCommerce and campaign solutions.

Responsibilities

  • Improve the usability of our clients websites that serve millions of customers.
  • Coaching, giving feedback and spreading your knowledge within the team and other front-enders.
  • You think about the technical choices, such as our architecture, tools and processes. And if you see changes for improvements you can substantiate these.
  • Work independently and/or within a team as the work requires. Participate in team activities and team planning with the aim of improving team skills, awareness and quality of work (code reviews / Pull Requests)
  • Are able to proactively provide solutions to problems

Capabilities

  • At least Bachelor of Computer Science or 5 years of experience in front-end development (preferably also with e-commerce environment)
  • Strong Computer Science fundamentals
  • At Boss Level in HTML, CSS and Javascript
  • Experience with modern JavaScript libraries and tooling like Babel & Webpack
  • You don’t work with div’s and tables, but think in semantics
  • Commanding grasp of React, Redux, Service-Worker, CSS-Modules and related web technologies
  • Awareness of cross-browser compatibility issues and client-side performance considerations
  • Creative spirit with a design drive
  • Be a teamplayer in a multicultural team (20+ nationalities within Digitas Amsterdam).
  • Preferred: Experience with Atlassian stack (JIRA, Confluence, Bitbucket)
  • Preferred: experience with Node.JS, React,
  • You are proud on your work and can handle feedback
  • Have a positive, can-do attitude

Got what it takes? We’d love to hear from you.

About Digitas 

We have 40 offices in 25 countries, each one helping to upend and redefine the landscape of strategy, creativity, media and technology. We’re pumped about the accolades we’ve earned – cue Titanium Lions, Gold Pencils and making LinkedIn’s Most InDemand Employer List of 2014 – but what energizes us most is the people we work with, the clients we work for and the never-ending challenge that confronts us: Producing amazing creative, day after day. On top of great values, great people and great clients, we’re proud to offer many great perks – things like flex vacation days, tuition reimbursement, gym membership discounts and anniversary gifts for the many people who’ve been with us 5, 10, 20 years and more. And while we celebrate those who’ve stuck by us and shaped us into the creative force that we are today, we’re always looking for great new talent help us grow even stronger. If that’s you, well, come join us.

Digitas is an equal opportunity employer.