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Frontend Developer.

Fulltime · Amsterdam

Who are we

Story of AMS is one of the fastest growing, eCommerce first, digital agencies in the Netherlands. We have the pleasure of working with Dutch legacy clients such as Lucas Bols and Royal Coster Diamonds, to globally recognised brands like Intersport and Signify (Philips).

We’ve been in action for 5 years and counting - with a current team of (insert number) we’re always on the lookout for new members to join us.

Our head office is based in Amsterdam near Vondelpark, with an international team of self-starters, we’re ambitiously trying to change the eCommerce industry - together.


Job Description

  • Effectively communicating and collaborating with designers, developers, and other members of the digital production team to develop best-of-breed digital products that solve a problem and are simple to use.

  • Providing guidance and mentoring to a more junior member of the development team.

  • Participating in the daily scrums and periodic sprint planning, retrospectives, and other Agile process ceremonies.

  • Helping us to discover, evaluate, and incorporate new technologies and capabilities to enhance our digital products.

Requirements

  • Strong coding ability in JavaScript

  • 2+ years of working experience in React 

  • Strong understanding of Typescript

  • Passion for writing clean and compatible code

  • Willingness to learn new technologies and move between different tech stacks

  • Definitely a pre if you’ve collaborated extensively with UX/UI designers and have an eye for design

  • Bonus points:
    GraphQL, Next.js and a passion for the Jamstack 

Benefits

When working at story of AMS, some of the benefits you can enjoy are;

  • First and foremost, becoming part of a highly talented and ambitious team

  • Career framework with clear steps

  • A 12-month contract to start with

  • A minimum amount of holidays instead of the usual policy where it's capped

  • Mental well-being via Openup

  • Constant learning culture through in-house knowledge sharing sessions, books, and courses

  • Monthly team-events

  • Yearly company retreat abroad

  • Beautiful 'clubhouse' in the middle of Amsterdam-Zuid where you can work from whenever you want

  • Lots of team drinks on our boat during the summer

  • Personal development and career opportunities within Story of AMS

Work with us and see if the sky really is the limit! We can offer you an international working environment filled with smart and ambitious colleagues. We know that diverse teams are strong teams, so we welcome those from different backgrounds and experiences. As part of one of Amsterdam’s fastest-growing companies, you'll help play an important role in taking Story of AMS to the next level.