Experienced Front-end Developer (React or Vue)

Our organization
AFS Group is a European financial service provider specialized as an intermediary in the wholesale Financial- and Renewable Energy sector. With offices in four countries AFS provides voice- and hybrid brokering-, execution-, electronic trading- and transaction advice services. Our mission is to facilitate Financial Institutions, Corporates and (semi) Government bodies in the whole area of the Financial- and Renewable instrument transaction cycle.

For our quickly growing organisation we are looking for an Experienced Front End Developer.

Job description and working environment
AFS Group is expanding at a rapid pace. The continuously changing financial landscape is creating several new possibilities.

Your main task will be to design, develop and implement the frontend of our state-of-the-art trading platform. This platform should meet the needs of fast-growing market segments and comply with all relevant regulatory requirements.  The development will take place in close consultation with your direct IT colleagues, AFS’ front office and, where necessary, relevant market parties.

Our technology stack combines both stable and new technologies. The current frontend stack exists of VueJS with Bootstrap, and Jest as testing framework. We prefer either React or VueJS with good testing frameworks, but if a better tool can be used we will offer the freedom to change the stack. Available tools for development are Jetbrains IDE’s and Gitlab EE, and we work according to Scrum.

You will be working within a highly motivated and skilled IT-team, in the centre of Amsterdam.

What do we require of you?

  • Bachelor’s degree (HBO) or comparable
  • At least 3 years of experience as a front-end developer
  • Experience with React or Vue
  • Familiarity with UI/UX
  • Fluent in English and preferably Dutch.

Which extras are considered an absolute pré?

  • NodeJS and NPM knowledge
  • Experience with Git
  • Experience with Nginx and/or Apache
  • Familiarity with setting up a working dev. environment
  • Working experience in the financial sector
  • Have knowledge or experience with Docker

What we offer
You have the opportunity to join a company which is highly ambitious, growing fast and young at heart.

AFS provides a fast paced, professional and international working environment, with a strong focus on personal development. You will be joining a quickly growing IT-team and can really have an impact on company level.

Additionally, on-the-job training by specialists as well as external courses are part of what we offer you, in order to unlock your full potential.  In addition to that, we offer competitive remuneration and benefits including profit sharing possibilities. AFS is located in the heart of Amsterdam, on the old trading floor of the stock exchange at Beursplein 5.


If you are interested, please send your cover letter and resume to Robbin Sewdin (hr@afsgroup.nl).