Javascript web developer

Job description

Amsterdam - Working on a new product from scratch which is going to bring the most relevant news to millions of people.


What will you be doing

In this job as a front-end developer you will help develop news apps in an environment that keeps reinventing itself and puts the user/reader first. Naturally, you make sure this apps works seamlessly and is user friendly, so everyone can access his or her news.

  • Together with the UX’ers you will design the app where you’ll be responsible for coding, testing and deploying.
  • You guide the backend developers through your requirements.
  • You align with the other front-end developers to ensure that our product is aligned on all platforms.


About the team
You will become part of a new team. As this team has yet to be created, you are at the start of something new. With this comes the opportunity to contribute to deciding the most efficient way to complete the roadmap. The aim is to work together with a team of mobile, backend and frontend developers, accompanied by UX designers.


We offer

  • An experience-based salary.
  • 36-hour workweek.
  • 12% personal choice budget (of which 8% is holiday allowance).
  • Participation in the profit sharing arrangement.
  • Personal development opportunities such as education, training and certificates.
  • Location in Amsterdam (currently we work from home).
  • Working with the latest stack.
  • Knowledge sharing from our tech colleagues.


Even more reasons to work at DPG Media

At DPG Media, we work for more than 90 strong news brands, magazines, television shows, radio stations, and online services such as Qmusic, NU.nl, Tweakers, Libelle, and VTM. Although we look like a media group, we are really a tech company. We get digital transformation done.


We offer a high-performing tech workplace where we treasure freedom, from how you find solutions to choosing your path. Feel free to be an entrepreneur, an apprentice, a team player, and, of course, to be you. We welcome everyone to apply, whatever your background may be. A great bunch of smart colleagues awaits you and are eager for you to join the team, whether that be a project team, a pub quiz team, or a sports team.


Learn what we have to offer you or get to know our tech company! And while you’re at it, you can find us on LinkedIn and Twitter too.

Job requirements

Who are you

As you’ve already built several websites, you know how to turn a concept of a website in a launched and deployed one. You are experienced in TypeScript and React and have experience in performance testing/optimization. Also you:

  • are familiar with CI/CD.
  • are passionate about development and always focus on quality.
  • are team oriented, always going for victory together.


As the largest media company in the Netherlands, we are open to all talents in our society. We call on candidates with a diverse background - in the broadest sense of the word - to apply for this position. It’s the differences between colleagues that lead to surprising insights and innovative solutions. And that, in turn, fits very well with us as an organization. We are curious about you, your qualities, and your experience.


Will you be our new colleague? Then apply now!

Want to know more first? I would be happy to answer your questions via mark.van.dommelen@dpgmedia.nl. You can also call or send an app to +316 83 80 00 59.


We prefer to do our recruitment ourselves and do not need any help with this.