(Sr.) Front-end Developer

Do you want to work on the development of solutions used by millions of people?We are looking for experienced Front-end developers to join the Infoplaza Technical department, where we develop custom web-based and mobile applications for consumers and businesses, relating to weather forecasting and mobility (traffic & public transport) information.

  • Design and create new software and tools;
  • Take ownership of all aspects of our software products – architecture, quality, user experience;
  • Analyze and improve efficiency, stability and scalability of system resources;
  • Develop and maintain design and troubleshooting documentation;
  • Rigorously hunt down and fix bugs, even when others created them;
  • Actively participate in technical discussions;
  • Work well together with the other software engineers, product owners and designers.

You’ll be working in an international team of up 16 experienced, medior, and junior-level developers – which means your contribution will be very visible. Within our team you will have the freedom to execute on your own ideas, within the scope of the project, and make an impact to the organization. We believe in continuous improvement of processes and sharing best practices.

  • Relevant work experience as front-end developer or similar position.
  • Experience with Angular 2+.
  • Experience with TypeScript / REST / JSON CSS preprocessors (SASS / LESS).
  • Enjoy and have experience building API’s.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in Dutch and/or English.
  • You possess a problem-solving attitude with a constant eye on delivering the best quality.

Nice to Have:
  • Experience with C# of .NET.
  • Knowledge of  CI/CD (Jenkins, Git, etc.) and containerisation, ideally with Docker/Kubernetes.

The main part of our business is supplying weather forecast services for customers worldwide. Through websites and apps such as Weerplaza and Buienalarm for consumers. In the B2B market we operate globally in a variety of markets on land and at sea, handled 24/7 by our expert team of meteorologists. Infoplaza also offers a range of sophisticated consumer services relating to traffic and public transport, which are designed to help people make easier day-to-day decisions via our sites and apps such as Verkeerplaza, Schwung and OVplaza.

Our technical team ensures that we continue to offer an optimal performance and user experience, even during our peak moments. We process large amounts of data every day, ranging from real time public transport schedules, live lightning strikes on a global scale (±8.000.000 per day worldwide), live global satellite data on our own dishes to meteorological data with over 100.000.000 records per day. This information is processed to both internal systems as well as cloud platforms where it is used by our meteorologists using our in-house developed tools, but also by our clients worldwide As a developer you can be involved in each stage and assist in making the right decisions.

We develop using a wide range of technologies, but most of our work is done in C# and .Net. Additionally, we do our web development using Angular, Javascript and Typescript. Our core systems are written in C#, .Net and Python. These systems are deployed as a docker in our rancher cluster. We use a wide range of databases, each chosen to be the best for the job. These databases range from MS SQL, MYSQL and Postgres to Redis. We also develop mobile apps in house, both for iOS (using Objective-C) and Android.

  • Work within a successful and fast-growing organization with a global customer base.
  • Develop products which are getting used by millions!
  • A multinational team of specialists to inspire and support you.
  • Competitive salary, pension scheme and travel costs compensation.
  • Plenty of freedom on how you schedule your work.
  • Informal and hands-on culture.
  • 24 – 40 hrs. workweek, all options are negotiable

If you have the experience and/or thought process of a software engineer, but are not interested in solely coding, then this could be the job for you. . If you believe we are a match, then send your resume straight away to hr@infoplaza.nl. We’re looking forward to hearing from you!

We do not respond to resumes from third party recruiters or consulting firms.

Vacancy ref. IP19-107