Front-end Developer (React)

Job description

Drieam is an EdTech scale-up, passionate about developing smart learning applications that make education better and more efficient. We’re a bunch of young and driven professionals who constantly strive to improve the lives of teachers and students, all over the world. Does creating a better education for future generations sound like something you’d want to be a part of? Read on! 


As our new Front-end Developer, you will work with our team to implement new front-end functionalities  in React. You will brainstorm with your new colleagues on how our Front-end and these React applications should be structured, and then you will actually build them using the latest tools and web standards! For example we are now building a Drieam UI component library, using and extending Ant Design. This will help improve the user experience and the speed of development, which is important for a scale-up like Drieam.


Your general responsibility is to make sure that all of our user-facing components are working correctly and looking pretty. Your work will play a huge role in the continued success of all our products for a large number for students!


Your Profile

You have a top-technology driven mindset and love working in a team of likeminded and smart people. At the end of the day, nothing makes you happier than seeing well written and high-quality code.


What we require

  • You have a relevant Bachelor or Master Degree
  • You have +2 years  of experience with CSS/HTML and JavaScript frameworks (e.g. React/Angular/Vue)
  • You have an unparalleled eye for detail
  • You are fluent in either English or Dutch

 What we love to see

  • You know the ins and outs of the JavaScript/Node world
  • You know how to run Front-end applications in a real-life environment

What awaits you

  • A Full-Time job at a fast growing EdTech company. Feeling like you’re a part of sustainable change
  • A competitive salary and a good benefits package
  • A key role within a small, highly-skilled of young professionals
  • The freedom and responsibility to make a real difference
  • Work with Ruby-on-Rails for backend, React for frontend (our own UI library incorporating Ant Design), Google Cloud Build for CI/CD, Kubernetes for Container Orchestration. We spent a lot of time on continuously improving our technology stack
  • Test driven development using tools like RSpec for backend unit and integration tests, Capibara for end-to-end tests, Jest with Enzyme for frontend tests
  • Lots of personal development and focus on code quality, including pair programming, extensive code reviews, architecture reviews and of course (online) courses and meet-ups
  • An informal and international environment
  • A free and delicious lunch every single day
  • Mind-blowing team events


About Drieam

Drieam's customers include a.o. educational institutes like the Eindhoven University of Technology, Hogeschool Utrecht and international business schools such as IMD. Our office is located in the city centre of Eindhoven, in a stylish and newly renovated building, next to lots of urban hotspots and great bars & restaurants. We are at a 10 min. walk from the train station and easy accessible by bike, car and public transport. For most of us, Drieam feels like a second home where you can just be (and develop) yourself at get the best out of you!