Overview

Title: Front-end Web Developer (this position is filled)

TAUS Overview
TAUS is making a transition from an industry think tank to a resource center providing support to a global audience of tens of thousands of translation agencies and companies, global corporations and smaller companies as well as government organizations and institutions buying translation services and technologies. TAUS industry-shared services include knowledge bases, reports, news, publications, tutorials, online (SaaS) tools for translation quality evaluation, QE reporting, translation memory data.

The Role
The Front-end Web Developer will join a small team that is responsible for the development and support of new features on the TAUS Dynamic Quality Framework, TAUS Academy and the TAUS Data platform.

Main Tasks

Main Tasks

  • Web development for taus.net and its associated web properties:
    • TAUS Dynamic Quality Framework
    • TAUS Academy
    • TAUS Data

Requirements

Requirements

  • Fluent in English and in at least one other language
  • Excellent writing skills and verbal communications skills
  • Continuous learner and disciplined worker
  • Inspired to work in fast-paced, nimble business environments
  • Reliable, hardworking and a team player
  • Ability to work independently
  • Passionate about finding the best solution for the end user
  • Understanding of web metrics and SEO
  • Experience in web design and usability
  • In-depth knowledge of web development technologies
  • Fluency in at least one (and preferably both): PHP and Javascript
  • Experience with web development, development of RESTful APIs and report and chart generation
  • Familiarity with project management systems like github and JIRA
  • Experience with back-end development and relational database design is a plus
  • Localization experience is a plus

Reporting

The Front-end Web Developer works closely with the other TAUS Software Engineers and the Product Managers as well as with the content creators. The Front-end Web Developer reports to the Director of Research & Development, who is based in Washington DC.

Location

The job will be performed in the Amsterdam office of TAUS on the Keizersgracht 74.

If you are interested or if you have suggestions for good candidates, please write to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.