• Location
    • Amsterdam
  • Date Posted
  • Sep. 13, 2021
  • Function
  • Design & UI
  • Sector
  • Business Applications

Are you an incredible frontend developer, can work independently and want to be a game-changer in a fast-growing startup?

WeTravel (www.wetravel.com) is an online payment platform that helps travel companies transition from paper-based and traditional finances, communication and marketing to digital excellence fit for today’s modern travel industry.

We encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds and underrepresented groups and would invite you to apply. We believe a diverse workforce is a highly productive one, so take a chance, send us your application even if you don’t meet all our requirements, we may surprise you!

This position presents the opportunity to work in a business-critical role in a rapidly growing company. You will also uphold our four core values:

  • Be the solution - take ownership, drive collaboration
  • Be resourceful - strive for new wins every day
  • Be honest - default to transparency
  • Be respectful - treat others like you want to be treated


  • Designing a scalable and service-oriented architecture with extensible REST APIs that can be consumed by our own platform and partner applications
  • Designing and developing algorithms to make our search process more accurate and faster.
  • Participate in standup, scoping, sprint reviews and planning
  • Design, develop, review, test and deploy code
  • Review and provide feedback on new feature specifications
  • Further the product and infrastructure using and learning skills and experience
  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability
  • Assure that all user input is validated before submitting to back-end


  • Hands-on experience developing and maintaining software products used in production situations
  • Object-oriented software design and development experience
  • Deep knowledge on algorithms and data structures
  • Understand the principles of SEO
  • Experience working with Agile processes within a product development environment
  • Experience shipping high-quality, well-tested applications
  • Good English communication skills
  • Test-driven development
  • Git
  • Js/ es6
  • HTML5, CSS3/ LESS/ SASS/​​ BEM/ Bootstrap v4.x+

Must have

  • Experience with Microservices
  • React JS, Express.js, Node.js, Next.js
  • Webpack, Gulp
  • MobX / Redux
  • Test/ Automation (Jest/ Mocha/ Chai/ Jasmine/ Enzyme/ Cypress/ Selenium - any one of these would be desirable)


  • NoSQL (MongoDb / Redis/ Elasticsearch)
  • TypeScript
  • Mysql
  • GraphQL
  • Ruby (Rails/ Sinatra/ Grape)

Nice to have

  • Docker, Kubernetes
  • RabbitMQ
  • React Native




  • Competitive compensation package
  • Flexible vacation schedule
  • Equity options (after trial period)
  • As a travel-related company, we have fantastic team retreats (usually close to a beach)
  • Beautiful office in the center of Amsterdam
  • If based outside the NL, you’ll be invited to stay with us in one of our corporate apartments for 2-6 weeks to meet the team, understand our culture and get to know your fellow colleagues.