Software Engineer - Frontend (WebApp)

Job description

So, you want to have an impact and shape the direction of our web applications, instead of working on the same old bug fixes? Zivver is the place for you.

At Zivver, we're building the future of secure digital communications. Our platform (a SaaS application that is served to our users as an Angular web application, Chrome extension and several other frontends) helps hundreds of thousands of users secure their sensitive digital communications, and we're growing globally.

To support our growth, we’re currently looking for a Frontend Engineer with a heavy focus on CSS to help us improve our web application. In this role you’ll be working closely with designers, product managers, and other engineers to build new features and ensure the user experience is nothing short of effortless.

Our guiding philosophy is that secure communication requires excellent usability. As an engineer, that's where you'll be making your most significant impact! 

Hot takes

  • You prefer building over tweaking

  • Write tests now, avoid bugs later

  • Growth is not just a buzzword mentioned, we’re creating an environment where you can learn and grow in the direction you’ve set for you



  • Write, review and maintain web application code, primarily in Angular

  • You work with Javascript on a day to day basis and bring your avid experience with CSS

  • You understand the importance of planning and are able to take the lead and prepare work for technical implementation

  • Participate in the whole lifecycle of features, from planning to implementation and maintenance

  • We like you to come up with your own perception and impressions on what we’re doing and make an impact in the team


  • An exciting, fast-growing, energetic environment

  • International diverse team with over 27 nationalities - and yes, we offer Dutch classes too!

  • HQ in Amsterdam where you’re able to work a few days a week & full home office support to make sure you’re all set

  • Working from Bali, the US or Spain? Any place, anywhere: we fully support temporary working from X

  • Part of the pie: we’ve got a stock option plan

  • At least €1.000,- per year on personal development budget

  • All the relocation benefits you need for a fresh start

  • Don’t worry about tomorrow: we’ve got you covered with a pension plan


Skills / Experience

  • We work with Angular - but previous experience isn’t essential!

  • You have strong experience with CSS and tailwindCSS and building a seamless UI

  • Have experience in leading initiatives/projects successfully within a team

  • Understand Scrum and can help with rituals to empower the team with meeting its goals

  • Have an understanding of general web technologies outside of the framework, think contributing to CI/CD, Express server

  • Formal education, and even cooler, a degree in a Computer Science/Software Engineering field

  • Knowledge and experience with Amazon Web Services' IaaS services portfolio

Personality / Attitude

  • You speak up from a position of knowledge

  • You like to help your colleagues develop to the next level

  • Speed and quality are what you’re about. You know your craft and you #get-it-done

  • Organized and structured is your approach to life and code

  • Straight forward, direct, but respectful with a big smile

If you’re still reading and excited about this role, we welcome your application, even if you think you don’t meet all the requirements. We understand that no candidate is perfect, and would love to hear your story.