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Frontend Engineer

Posted 15 May 2024
Work experience
2 to 4 years
Full-time / part-time
Job function
Degree level
Required languages
English (Fluent)
Dutch (Fluent)

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Then Just Eat might be the place for you. We’re a leading global online food delivery platform, and our vision is to empower everyday convenience. Whether it’s a Friday-night feast, a post-gym poke bowl, or grabbing some groceries, our tech platform connects tens of millions of customers with hundreds of thousands of restaurant, grocery and convenience partners across the globe.

About this role

Your primary focus will be enhancing and consolidating web capabilities that improve our customers’ experience around the world via our flagship food ordering websites.

You will be part of a cross functional core team, supported by engineering resources from other JET teams in a number of countries. You will be expected to work in close collaboration, providing direction and support to these teams as we expedite the process of migrating and enhancing technical assets onto one global platform, to foster new commercial opportunities and enable innovation.

As a member of the team, you will play a key role in improving infrastructure code, adopting and developing architectural practices to further improve the reliability and performance of our apps. You will have access to like-minded developers, with whom you can collaborate, discuss ideas and concepts, pair-with, challenge and be challenged. You will be able to try out new ideas and concepts, keep up to date with the latest technologies and be able to mentor others.

Key Responsibilities

As a Front End Engineer, you’ll be responsible for...

  • Learning and contributing to the processes, standards and design principles used by the web team and wider engineering guilds.
  • Contribute to the definition of features, always ensuring we provide an outstanding experience to our users.
  • Communicate the technical work of your team and to other stakeholders, helping others understand and support your ideas where necessary.
  • Take responsibility for owning your changes all the way through to prove that they work well – and continue to work well – in production.

Our Engineering Principles

  • Design and build great software
  • Move fast with confidence
  • Secure, stable, scalable, fast and reliable platform
  • Trust, control and transparency

Your Profile & Experience

  • Solid knowledge of HTML and CSS
  • Knowledge and experience of experimentation and A/B testing
  • Experience with React
  • Experience with Redux
  • Experience with JS PWA frameworks
  • Experience writing unit tests in JavaScript using Jest or a similar framework
  • Experience working with SASS/LESS or another CSS preprocessor
  • Experience working with an Agile methodology
  • Experience working in a Continuous Delivery cycle
  • A passion for web development
  • Good written and spoken skills
  • Demonstrates self-starting skills (working independently to complete tasks)
  • Aptitude to learn through a variety of resources (online, pairing, shadowing)
  • Attention to detail

You’ll have an advantage if you have knowledge of...

  • Node.js
  • Next Framework
  • AWS architectures and systems
  • WebPack or other build tools

At JET, this is on the menu:

Our teams forge connections internally and work with some of the best-known brands on the planet, giving us truly international impact in a dynamic environment.

Fun, fast-paced and supportive, the JET culture is about movement, growth and about celebrating every aspect of our JETers. Thanks to them we stay one step ahead of the competition.

Inclusion, Diversity & Belonging

No matter who you are, what you look like, who you love, or where you are from, you can find your place at Just Eat We’re committed to creating an inclusive culture, encouraging diversity of people and thinking, in which all employees feel they truly belong and can bring their most colorful selves to work every day.

Hier bij hebben we de afgelopen jaren een enorme groei doorgemaakt sinds onze lancering in 2000! We bereiken intussen klanten in maar liefst 11 landen - van Nederland tot Polen. We zijn hét toonaangevende online eten-bestelplatform in continentaal Europa en Israël. En we blijven altijd in beweging... Van geavanceerde technologie tot creatieve content en alles daartussenin. We zijn van alle markten thuis en zijn enorm trots op onze sociale cultuur en focus op persoonlijke groei.

Active in 11 countries
300 employees
50% men - 50% women
Average age is 32 years