React developer

Job description

Hoofddorp - As a React developer you’ll be working on the brand new website Veronica Superguide which is close to its delivery. It will be the place for TV and guiding information, presented in a personalized way. It will be more of an interactive web application then a traditional website and we have big plans for some exciting new features after launch, so there will be plenty of challenges ahead!


What you will be doing

You’ll be one of our developers working on the highly interactive, responsive website. Quality of code and maintaining a future proof code base is one of your priorities.


Your main responsibilities will be:

  • Building new functionalities and maintaining code quality.
  • Ensure code stability with unit and end-to-end tests.
  • Be proactive, a team player and willing to learn new technologies.
  • Share your knowledge with your colleagues and other teams.


About the team

You will be working in the Magazines area which is responsible for a numerous amount of magazine titles, like Veronica Superguide, Donald Duck magazine, Tina and Flair and some of the supporting applications.

The Veronica Superguide team works dedicated on the new website, and is one of the three development teams within the area. Although the teams work independently, we encourage knowledge sharing and reuse of technology and tooling. This also makes it possible to switch between teams.


Our technologies

We use React/Next.js, Typescript, Drupal as a CMS and Kotlin for the back-end. We make use of Elasticsearch and our infrastructure is within AWS where we make use of serverless services where possible. Also, we highly value testing as we want to ensure the best user experience


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.
  • 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 you are

Are you a React developer from Ukraine? Please keep on reading, we warmly welcome you to apply for this role.

You have a positive and solution-oriented attitude and you like to work in a fast paced and challenging environment. You are not afraid of a technical challenge and are a fast learner.


  • Several years of experience developing React applications/platforms.

  • Knowledge of Typescript.

  • Experience of hooks/functional components.

  • Experience with a css-in-js solution (for example styled components/emotion).

  • Big plus: experience with Next.js.

  • Plus: experience with a react-testing-library.


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 floris.van.herpen@dpgmedia.nl.


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