Fronteers — vakvereniging voor front-end developers

Vacature Front-end developer bij (Amsterdam)

  • Geplaatst op: 18-03-2012

(Dit bestand bestaat niet)™, part of (Nasdaq:PCLN) is Europe’s leading online hotel reservations agency by room nights sold, attracting over 30 million unique visitors each month via the Internet from both leisure and business markets worldwide.

Established in 1996, B.V. guarantees the best prices for any type of property, ranging from small independent hotels to a five star luxury through The website is available in 43 languages and offers over 165250 hotels in 110 countries.

The company's headquarters are located in Amsterdam. We have more than 4300 employees working in over 50 offices worldwide, and we are continuously growing.

Job description

How we work:

We make our design decisions based on experiments and testing. We receive thousands of visits to our website on a daily basis; therefore we know instantly which experiments work and which don’t.

As an HTML/CSS/Javascript Front-End Developer, you will be implementing the user interfaces of the website. You will work with colleagues in the design and development teams to implement website features which our users interact with directly. The successful candidate will be passionate about coding and have an excellent eye for detail and an absolute commitment to making sure features are well implemented and bug free.

Key responsibilities

  • Translating requirements and mockups into fully functioning features using HTML/CSS and JavaScript
  • Day to day maintenance of the websites and optimizing code for the best user experience
  • Working together with colleagues of Design, IT and Marketing to improve usability and implement a/b tests.



  • Expert in HTML, CSS and Javascript
  • Comfortable working on a command line
  • Knowledge of version control systems
  • Excellent communicator with a pragmatic able to understand requirements
  • Working knowledge of W3C standards for web development
  • Able to work well independently and within a team



  • Front-end coding in a commercial environment
  • Solid experience with Javascript
  • Experience with templating systems
  • Experience with validating and testing
  • Experience with graphical software (e.g. Photoshop)
  • Dealing with browser compatibility and implementing workarounds


We offer a competitive salary plus bonus, with possibilities for further career opportunities within our fast growing company. This position is open to worldwide candidates and in the case of relocation we will assist you with a relocation package insuring a smooth transition to working and living in the Netherlands.

Please submit your CV in English and upload your portfolio along with your personal design contributions

We want people who are really motivated to work with us and further their career. When submitting your CV please include a letter that describes your motivation so we understand how important it is to you. With your portfolio of design and web development work please provide clear examples with an explanation of your involvement which demonstrate your suitability for the role.