Senior Front-End Developer

Job description

Are you a creative developer and would you like to contribute to the success story of BALR.? We're looking for a Senior Front-End Developer to join our IT team.

The role

As a Senior Font-End Developer at BALR., you’ll play a crucial role in keeping our webshop up and running. You’ll be involved in Shopify updates and API integrations. With an IT team, that consists of five other developers (front-end and full-stack) you're responsible for maintaining, optimizing and scaling the online shops, as well as development and design. Your goal is to create the best customer journey.

Your responsibilities

  • Developing, maintaining and optimizing multiple webshops on the Shopify platform;

  • Implement 3rd-party solutions and integrations;

  • Managing roadmap, including deploying new tools and functionalities, as well as A/B testing;

  • Collaborate with other Developers and departments, for instance E-commerce.


Your profile

At BALR. we’re looking for a dedicated and self starting Senior Font-End Developer. It’s important you feel comfortable in a start-up / scale-up environment.

  • Expert knowledge & experience using HTML, CSS & JS, preferably with 5+ years of agency or team-based experience;

  • Advanced Javascript - ES6+ - A demonstrable knowledge of vanilla javascript from basic data manipulation and a breadth of understanding covering the object and functional programming approaches;

  • A good eye for detail, and a focus on precision, stability, and performance;

  • Self-starter and focused individual who likes collaborating with a team, even when working remotely when required;

  • Comfortable using node-based build environments, NPM, Webpack, Tailwind;

  • Good communication skills in Dutch and English;

  • Available for a fulltime position, based in Amsterdam.

It would be amazing if you also have:

  • Shopify theme development experience, or Shopify experience in other areas;

  • Ecommerce experience;

  • Production usage of TailwindCSS;

  • Exposure and usage of Frameworks such as React or Vue;

  • Exposure to CI build pipelines and release processes;

  • Exposure to JAMSTACK or headless frontend approaches;

  • Experience using Figma.

Our offer

  • Competitive salary with attractive benefits, such as a pension scheme;

  • A crucial role within a fast-growing international e-commerce company;

  • The opportunity to be part of a new team;

  • A young, ambitious and dynamic working environment;

  • A game room in which you can challenge your colleagues for FIFA, ping pong or foosball;

  • Daily lunch at the office.

About BALR.

BALR. is an international luxury lifestyle brand known for its high-end fashion, travel products and accessories for men, women and kids. As an Amsterdam-based brand we have created a complete range of high-quality items that inspire to live the life of a BALR. Founded in 2013 by Demy de Zeeuw, Juul Manders and Ralph de Geus, BALR. is the embodiment of a modern lifestyle brand. Aspirational, focused and in-sync with its young and ambitious audience, we bring the luxurious lifestyle of extraordinary athletes within arm’s reach of everyone who works hard to live the dream.

Are you up for the challenge? Apply now!