Front End Developer

Job description

What are you going to do?

To support our ambition of being the no. 1 No-Code platform for citizen developers, we are looking for an Experienced Front End Developer who wants to help support the vision of our Forrester-licensed no-code application development platform.

As a front-end developer you will be working on our no-code platform, Betty Blocks! Examples of problems we are trying to solve include:

  • Enabling our no-coders to build fast & responsive single page applications without using a line of code.

  • Creating a generic styling framework which allows for reuse so our users are able to customize their page to their taste.

  • Building an interactions framework so users can show/hide elements on their page conditionally making it more dynamic.

To tackle these problems you will work in one of our international scrum teams, which consist of topnotch Front- and Back End Developers, designers and DevOps engineers. Each team owns a part of our product from front to back. Being responsible for the quality, scalability & design of their feature.

As a front-end developer you will work with your team to translate user problems & designs into code. On a day you can be writing Typescript, helping your teammates, improve the rendering performance of pages or doing one of our daily deployments (which is as simple as pressing a play button).


Job requirements


About Our Tech Stack

  • We have a React based front-end where we use TypeScript as our main language.

  • In our backend we use Elixir

  • Communication between our frontend and backend happens through GraphQL

  • Our platform runs on Azure using Docker & Kubernetes

  • We are fans of testing and try to cover our platform as much as possible using multiple layers of testing (Unit, Integration & E2E) . We run these tests in our automated CI pipeline.


We are constantly improving our stack and development process and are happy to incorporate new services and technologies.


Who are you?

  • You have thorough knowledge of at least JavaScript (React), HTML and CSS, combined with multiple years of working experience as a developer;

  • You’re a strong communicator, are flexible and are willing to go the extra mile for the best results;

  • You are committed, you take initiative and have a focus on quality;

  • Good command of the English language, both speaking and writing.



What do we offer?

Next to a monthly paid salary which is based on your profile and experience we offer:

  • A Macbook Pro you can also use privately;
  • A lot of attention for personal development;
  • Travel allowance;
  • 25 paid holidays a year;
  • A healthy lunch awaits you everyday;
  • A well arranged pension plan;
  • Make use of our in-house gym and attractive rates for personal training;
  • Professional chair massages at our office;
  • A brand new, spacious office, nearby the center and station of Alkmaar;
  • Friendly, diverse and ambitious teams;
  • Celebrate successes at a Friday afternoon drink, monthly Buffalo drink (notorious) or one of our own festivals.


More information:

For more information about this vacancy you can contact our Recruiter Dennis van Rietschoten via dennis.vanrietschoten@bettyblocks.com or by phone on +31625778372