Front-End Web Developer

  • Degiro
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Jul 18, 2017
Full time Developer

Job Description


DEGIRO is an online pan-European securities broker that serves both individual and professional investors. DEGIRO offers market access through a fast, high-performance online platform. Founded in 2008 to serve institutional investors, and headquartered in Amsterdam, DEGIRO launched its retail trading platform in 2013. DEGIRO is now active across 18 countries and is the fastest growing broker in Europe. 

We’re increasing in business scale and organizational size at a blisteringly fast rate, and we now have a local presence in 3 cities: Amsterdam, Sofia, and Hong Kong. If you want to make a difference, have a thrilling experience and you’re passionate about trading/investing, come on board and join the ride.

As a front-end web developer you will be part of a team responsible for the development and maintenance of trading software. You will be the essential link between the application and the technology behind this.

Your Role 

  • Select tools and technologies; 
  • Propose solutions; 
  • Develop new functionalities, extend existing; 
  • Deliver your solutions to the end customers.

Who we are looking for

  • Bachelor/Master’s degree in Informatics or similar;
  • Knowledge of front-end web technologies: HTML5, CSS, JavaScript (Typescript, ES6+), and proficiency in frameworks such as ReactJS, Vue, Ember;
  • 3+ years of solid experience;
  • Recent experience building rich front ends for web-based (trading)applications;
  • Recent experience with modern web technologies such as Web Services, RESTful APIs, WebSockets, and GraphQL;
  • Knowledge of front-end web technologies for mobile devices is an advantage;
  • Team player;
  • Willing to relocate to Amsterdam;
  • Affinity with financial markets is a plus.

We offer  

  • Full time position (remote work is not possible); 
  • Challenging tasks that require creative solutions; 
  • International company with flat organisational structure;
  • Working with the cutting-edge technologies; 
  • Free Dutch lessons; 
  • Relevant education; 
  • Relocation package; 
  • Competitive salary with yearly performance-based bonus, pension arrangements, free lunch in the office; 
  • Opportunity to expand yourself professional and individually. 

We value motivation and a positive attitude