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Front-end developer

About Scitodate

At Scitodate we believe that if an answer is known by science it should be trivial to find. However, every day approximately 70,000 new papers are published. As a result, it has become an impossible task to stay up to date with the most recent developments in a specific field of research, let alone all of science. We use Big Data and Artificial Intelligence to make sense of this all. We analyse ~ 28 million scientific articles to extract market insights, identify trends and discover prospects for producers or a high-tech research equipment. Our state-of-the-art AI engine helps them make their business more scalable and to be ahead of their competition.

What you will be doing

As our list of clients grows so do their needs and demands. Therefore we are hiring a junior front end developer to keep up in this fast changing environment. You will work on our platform by writing high quality code. Sometimes this means you will solve challenges on user experience by improving the platform or other times you expand our product by creating new features and functionality, while creating a solid codebase or reusable components at the same time. We expect you to keep learning and developing yourself and will support such ambition by sharing knowledge and allowing you to experiment with new technologies.

Requirements for the position

  • A bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Communication and Multimedia Design (more tech-oriented) or a similar field;

  • Experience with Angular 2+, ES6, TypeScript;

  • Experience with Git and version control;

  • A good sense of user experience and usability;

  • Any experience in data visualisation and visualisation tools, such as D3 is appreciated;

  • You speak fluent English;

  • Dutch work permit.

We expect you to be able to adapt quickly and have a willingness to learn new things. Although you are part of a team we also expect you to be able to work independently. We value curiosity, ambition and an open mind over experience.We want you to be able to:

  • Work on your own,

  • Take ownership of a project,

  • Make accurate estimates of the work that needs to be done and plan accordingly,

  • Deliver production ready code / products

Job Type: Full time

If you are up for the ride please send your CV to jon[at]scitodate.com.