Senior Frontend Developer at ScrummIT





ScrummIT is an IT services company. ScrummIT is closely tied to rb2 in The Netherlands.We create fully operational development teams for our clients all over the world. We work forbrands like T-Mobile, Skyscanner, GoBear and so many more. Within our teams you will befocussed on delivering increments of working software, dedicated for one of our clients.
I am Mark van der Ploeg and I founded ScrummIT together with my business partner. Over10 years I have managed and worked closely with international clients, as well asinternational IT teams. I have been responsible for building e-commerce platforms, metasearch platforms and apps in different forms and shapes. The last 4 years I have lived inHong Kong, Singapore and China, building development teams up to 50 people.I am a true believer of self-organising and responsible teams. In other words: I believe in theAgile methodology. That means that everything I do is aimed to enable developers to deliverthe best software possible.
Come work for us, it's the start of something inspirational!Job description
This is a great opportunity for experienced web technology experts with an entrepreneurial spirit to be part of a pioneering initiative in Nairobi.
We are ScrummIT and we just touched down in Nairobi. We are ambitious. We are international. And we breathe Agile development.
We're looking for Senior Frontend Developers to work on web development projects for major international customers. This role will allow you to work with the best developers in The Netherlands and China, learn and develop new skills and meet our clients in Amsterdam.
What you will help build:

Complex software solutions for major international customers in close collaboration
with our CEO and product owner
Code that is efficient, reusable, reliable and high quality
Awesome applications that have the best possible performance, quality and
responsiveness
Project teams that work with focus and commitment to identify bottlenecks, bugs and
solutions to solve and address these issues
A team culture based on collaboration, trust, respect and openness

What you must have:

Experience writing high quality HTML5 and CSS3
Experience writing Javascript ES6 and ES7
Using library frameworks like Vue, React, and minimal Angular 2 (and up)
Using Angular implies you know Typescript
PWA (progressive web application) experience is desired
Familiarity of cross-browser compatibility issues and approaches
Experience with responsive design and frameworks
Testing Frameworks such as: Selenium / JEST
Experience with sketch is a big plus
Strong knowledge of development best practices including unit and functional tests,
CI, code reviews and documentation
Knowledge of SASS, Less, or another CSS preprocessor
GIT workflow management
You have heard of that thing called Agile / Scrum and desperately want to be involved in it

What we have to offer:

Competitive salary package with full Medical coverage
A 1-on- 1 connection with the best and brightest developers in The Netherlands and China
Close collaboration with Project Managers and Product Owners to get that international feel of doing business
Inhouse and external training to bring yourself and the company to the next level
An Agile coach that guides and trains you on a daily base
An active role in a distributed/remote and 100% online development team
A voice in shaping and enabling our goal to grow to 25 developers in Nairobi
The possibility to travel to Amsterdam and meet our international clients
Regular hackatons and Freaky Fridays to work on your own initiatives


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