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Frontend Developer (React)

Netherlands, Noord-Holland, AmsterdamHeadquarters

Job description

Join a fast growing company with a purpose! At Fastned you will actively contribute to accelerating the transition to electric mobility. In this role you will craft digital experiences that deliver WOW to the growing number of EV drivers! Fastned is a pioneer in a completely new industry so together with the team you will be creating innovative solutions to drive the business forward.

Your role

Fastned aims to accelerate the transition towards sustainable mobility by giving freedom to electric drivers. As Frontend Developer you are responsible for developing experiences that are simple, drive engagement and deliver WOW to our users on every journey touchpoint. By delivering best in class frontend solutions for Fastned digital products, you get the unique opportunity to improve the EV driving experience and contribute to the transition to sustainable mobility.

In this role you will contribute to a wide range of Fastned products, from our proprietary back office platform Revolt to customer facing applications such as the Fastned mobile app and charger screens. You will take the role as a key sparring partner for the front end development team. As a true problem-solver, you will be accountable for the delivery of a well functioning product, while teaming up with Product Design to raise the bar on usability. This role is part of the Software team, and works as a member of the scrum team with fellow Frontend Developers, Backend Engineers, a Scrum Master, Product Owner and Product Designer.

Your overall responsibilities include

  • Contribute with your team to product development from ideation to deployment;

  • Development, testing and doing code reviews for Fastned frontend applications;

  • Refine with your team feature requirements to deliver a product that materially impacts the business and improves the customer experience;

  • Raise the bar on product usability, contributing to design system creation while developing experiences that deliver WOW on every journey touchpoint;

  • Participate in scrum ceremonies and contribute to tech decision making;

  • Coach and assist the team in improving development methodologies and applying best practice patterns.

Job requirements

Who we are looking for
In order to be successful in this role you bring along a highly entrepreneurial mindset - we want our employees to ‘Think like a founder’. You thrive in taking ownership of all software engineering aspects that help create the best-in-class user experience. Additionally, you tick the following boxes:

  • You have 3+ years of professional experience with React. Big plus if you have experience with React Native React Hook Form;

  • You are fluent in Javascript (ES6+), Node and Typescript;

  • You have experience with Razzle / Webpack or equivalent

  • Familiar with React Query / Redux

  • Familiar with CI/CD and delivery pipelines

  • Unit Test knowledge (Jest, Jasmine, Karma etc…)

  • Proficient experience with Vanilla JS, HTML, CSS and CSS pre processors;

  • Experienced with building responsive web applications using RESTful web services and processing JSON data

  • You have a strong affinity with the energy transition and Fastned’s mission.


Join us in building a better future
Together with 130 colleagues we have the ambition to build Europe's best fast charging network. We currently operate in six countries (HQ in the Netherlands, offices in Germany, UK, Switzerland, Belgium and France) and are growing fast.

We work hard to change the world, but we don't forget to celebrate our successes, big and small. We provide daily vegetarian lunches at our offices, throw notorious Christmas parties, organize an amazing yearly trip abroad and we’ll give you access to our fully electric vehicle fleet (all charging expenses covered). Other perks include a pension plan, access to our employee stock option plan, and the gear of your choice (MacBook vs ThinkPad, iOS vs Android).

Interested in making an impact?

We would love to have a conversation with you! Apply now, send us your CV and explain in your motivation letter why you’re excited about joining Fastned. We will review your application and if there is a match, we will set up a quick initial screening. If we decide to move forward on both ends, we will send you a take-home assignment. Once the team has reviewed the assignment, we will arrange a technical interview with the team. The last stage will be a conversation with our Engineering Manager. Then if all goes well, we proceed to the offering stage and hope to welcome you on board at Fastned!

Due to Covid-19 and restricted travels we will start the recruitment process online. If possible, we will continue the following steps face to face in our Amsterdam office.


Fastned is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We strongly encourage women, people of color, and LGBTQ(+) people to apply. We consider applicants of all gender identities.