Frontend Developer Marketing & Inspire (React.js,Node.js)

NLD-Zaandam, Provincialeweg 11
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Hi, we’re AH Technology, food retail reinventors

Albert Heijn goes way back. More than 130 years, to be exact. So for millions of people, food shopping is synonymous with the Albert Heijn brand. We didn’t achieve this with a complacent, ‘hey, if it works today, it’ll work tomorrow’ approach, but by continually rethinking our propositions and staying plugged in to customer demands. Over 1,000 stores Check. The leading online food retail platform. Check, we build, run and love it. ;-) 

So what’s next? Accelerating our transition into a hybrid Food & Tech company is. We want to leverage data and technology to future-proof food shopping and make better food more easily accessible to everyone. At AH Technology, you team up with inspiring peers in the data, digital and tech domains. A community of diverse individuals who share a common goal; to create digital solutions that make (online) shopping simpler and more inspiring. Are you ready to reinvent the way millions of people buy and enjoy their food? We invest heavily in data, digital and tech. And that includes investing in your career! 

What do we offer?

Being a Front-End Developer (React.js,Node.js) in the AH Customer Technology domain, means you are responsible, together with your team, for the technical aspects of Albert Heijn's online experience, used by millions of customers in their daily shopping activities. As a passionate developer you participate in the ideation of new cool initiatives.

You participate in standups and refinements, write code, enforce code quality, develop best practices, write tests and manage releases. You support product or platform architects when needed, and are the technical point of contact for product owners and heads of tech.  

More specifically you:

  • Understand what new tools or frameworks, or how changes in the language or new features in the SDK can help improve the product

  • Are a valued team player, who facilitates and removes obstacles

  • Put the organization in a position to deliver value as quickly as possible 

  • Ensure this is done using the most efficient tools and techniques 

  • Work closely with the Head of Digital Tech, Platform Architect, Product Owner, Tech Lead and our development community

This role is in the Digital Tech Marketing & Inspire domain within AH Technology, and you’ll be part of the What’s for dinner (Alllerhande) team. Marketing & Inspire exists of 50 people divided over diverse teams.

At AH Technology you'll be working for one of the biggest food retailers in the Netherlands. To become successful as our new developer, you bring:

  • A Technology/IT Engineering Bachelor certificate or Master degree, or equivalent work experience

  • Strong experience as developer or lead in a front-end or full stack role 

  • Know your way around with React.js, Node.js, REST/GraphQL APIs, CDN asset management and CI/CD. Preferably experience with Containerization and Public Cloud  

  • Experience with Bloomreach (or equivalent Headless CMS) and content strategies (DXP) 

  • Experience with (technical) SEO topics and optimizations

  • Outstanding communication in English (Dutch is not mandatory) 



The right ingredients for an impactful job:

  • A competitive salary depending on your experience and?based on a full-time workweek (40 hours)?? 

  • An?additional?bonus?(up to 10K)?that matches?your position

  • An attractive pension plan of which we pay out over 4x times the amount you contribute to the fund.?So?you’ll?continue to enjoy a comfortable income even after retiring ? 

  • A minimum of?25 days?paid vacation, optionally?12.5 days?extra. Do you want to take that extra?time off, or would you rather convert the extra days into discounts or sell them for cash??It’s?up to you!? 

  • Travel expenses, a laptop and smartphone 

  • 10% staff discount on groceries in all Albert?Heijn?stores, up to €300 discount a year? 

  • Follow training and courses via our AH Tech Academy

  • The opportunity to provide everyone with a healthier,?tastier?and more sustainable diet? 

  • Take part in our AH Tech Academy 


AH Tech Academy

This summer we launched our?brand new?AH Tech Academy. A learning environment organized by and for our colleagues, together with external training partners. The AH Tech Academy offers a variety of courses and?trainings. You will not only find software development?trainings,?also?Agile courses, time management, presentation training and more. You can get your certifications and visit conferences. We invest time, budget and room for both?your?personal and professional growth.? 


Pioneering in a corporate environment?

You need to look no further than your favorite omnichannel neighborhood supermarket. Hit the?apply button?and discover how we can make a difference together to the customer!?? 


More information??

Aladar Horsky (Talent Acquisition Partner technology) and hiring manager Gertjan Schuurmans (Head of Tech) will be happy to help you via? 

Application process

1st interview
2nd interview
Job offer
Opt. assessment
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