Frontend Engineer

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Frontend Engineer

We're looking for a frontend engineer to join our team at TNW

Full-time · Amsterdam, The Netherlands


The Role

As a frontend developer you will help to build out TNW’s web properties, including the media site, the events sites, and our proprietary platforms to ensure they have the trademark TNW look and feel.

You will be responsible for building and maintaining user-facing features. You will help the Product team with scoping feature requests and estimating workloads, and fixing bugs or other issues pertaining to the properties within their responsibilities. You will collaborate with the Design team to find implementations of our design language that meets UX requirements while maintaining the quality of the codebase.

About us 

TNW is a global digital brand that informs, inspires and connects people who love tech, through media, events, and spaces. Primarily known for its global media outlet and award-winning tech events, TNW also incorporates a tech hub label and delivers custom innovation programs to corporates and governments.

As part of the engineering team you will work to build engaging user experiences on projects spanning from our media site (headless Wordpress setup) to the more specific sites that drive people to our events and showcase our coworking communities. You will work closely with the product team to build features that have a big impact on TNW’s audience.

The role 

As part of the engineering team you will work to build engaging user experiences on projects spanning from our media site (headless Wordpress setup) to the more specific sites that drive people to our events and showcase our coworking communities. You will work closely with the product team to build features that have a big impact on TNW’s audience.

Responsibilities

  • Take ownership of and build features for our web properties.
  • Translate designs into implementation while keeping best UX/UI practices in mind.
  • Work with the Product team to estimate workloads, plan delivery, and solve technical problems.
  • Help make decisions regarding the technical direction of the frontend stack with the rest of the frontend team.

Your knowledge & skills

  • 4-5 years of experience in CMS (Craft/Wordpress) development
  • Ability to write semantic HTML
  • Experience with SCSS and knowledge of CSS design patterns
  • JS (Vanilla / React)
  • Good understanding of SEO and AMP
  • Understanding of third party API’s
  • Experience with Docker and Git.
  • Experience with Typescript, PHP/Laravel, Webpack, or Tailwind CSS a plus.

Our offer

  • Flexible working hours and a relaxed, informal work atmosphere at a growing company
  • An online subscription to the Financial Times
  • Open Vacation policy 
  • Subsidized lunch, fruit, snacks, and excellent coffee
  • Weekly drinks with colleagues and other TNW residents
  • An inspiring workplace at TNW South, with a bar & rooftop terrace 🌇


TNW strives to create and maintain a diverse and inclusive work environment, where all people are treated equally and given the opportunity to excel.

Are you excited to join?