The Managers biggest responsibility is to support and mentor their engineers. This means providing guidance and working closely with the engineers in their day to day as well as their long term goals.

Over E-commerce

Onze online winkel is sinds 2009 uitgegroeid tot één van de grootste webshops van Nederland. Naast Nederland hebben we sinds 2015 een online winkel in België, in Duitsland kunnen onze klanten online shoppen sinds 2019, en vorig jaar lanceerde wij onze Franse webshop.
De afdeling E-commerce heeft ruim 200 specialisten die zich bezig houden met het ontwikkelen en onderhouden van de multichannelkanalen, de supply chain en de technology van alle applicaties. Op de afdeling E-commerce werken we momenteel vanuit de volgende specialistische teams:
  • Technology: verantwoordelijk voor het ontwikkelen en onderhouden van de website en apps, en ook de IT-servicedesk valt hieronder;
  • Online Traffic & Trading: verantwoordelijk voor online assortiment, merchandising, data-analyse, online conversie, search engine advertising en optimalisatie, en affiliate marketing;
  • Customer Operations: verantwoordelijk voor de online service- en adviespropositie en het delen van klantinzichten met de rest van de organisatie, en bestaat o.a. uit het Klant Contact Centrum, de Fotostudio en het Online Personal Styling team;
  • International: verantwoordelijk voor de online marketing en content voor onze internationale webshops;
  • Supply Chain: verantwoordelijk voor de planning & control voor winkellogistiek en de operatie van het distributiecentrum in Tilburg.

About the position of engineering Team Lead Front End Developer

You will have the opportunity to work as part of a multinational, diverse team where people come first, we consider our employees and our culture to be our most valuable assets. The main aspects of our culture are to encourage people to take responsibility for their work and the freedom to carry it out as they see fit.

engineering managersbiggest responsibility is to support and mentor their engineers. This means providing guidance and working closely with the engineersin their day to day as well as their long term goals. As an engineering manager it is also your responsibility (together with the management team) to create the best environment where we enable our engineers to grow, feel happy, be challenged, and operate autonomously. 

We have multiple teams that work on specific parts of the customer user journey.
Generally, these are made up of front-endengineers, back-endengineers, a Product Owner, UX Designer and Agile Coach. You would be responsible for leading the front-endengineersacross these squads.

We are looking for someone who is

  • A team player and facilitator.
  • An excellent communicator.
  • Passionate about working with people and helping them grow.
  • Has a vision about how to create highly effective teams and organizations.
  • Proactive, pragmatic and results driven.
  • Strong in coaching people and teams in:
    • technology (code and architecture)
    • soft skills
    • delivery process
  • Fluent in English.

Your experience

  • 7+ years of experience in web development using HTML, CSS, JavaScript and frameworks.
  • Some familiarity with our tech stack (see below).
  • Previous experience (3+ years) as an engineering manager.

Our Tech Stack

  • React and Redux.
  • Unit testing with Jest.
  • Integration testing with Cypress.
  • End to end testing with Selenium and NightwatchJS.
  • Documenting components with Storybook and our Design System (
  • Our Back End consists mostly of Java and Kotlin micro services and GraphQL endpoints.

What we offer

  • Max salary of €110.000,- annual salary. 
  • 30 days leave.
  • Vitality budget.
  • Contribution towards your pension.
  • Collective health insurance.
  • The opportunity and support to develop yourself both technically and professionally.
  • A developer focused culture.
  • An employee discount on products purchased from de Bijenkorf.

De sollicitatieprocedure

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Rogier van Hattem

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