Node.js Backend Engineer

The Fightclub is looking for talented backend engineers. We strive to create digital products in an enviroment where passion drives the best results. You’ll work with people who are just as excited, about software and the newest technologies, as you are. We love new technologies, and we’ve all personally adapted node.js a few years ago. We love writing webservices in express.js. JavaScript is our main workhorse for both frontend and backend. We love how those two areas come together with JavaScript. We work test-driven to make sure our products run as smooth as they look. You’ll work in a diverse team of A+ players, we encourage you to learn and provide a lot of opportunity for growth. We believe gaining experience in multiple areas of expertise is crucial to become a great engineer. We give you this opportunity by providing diverse challenges in all frontend, backend and native areas.


About us

The Fightclub was recently founded by innovation entrepreneur Michiel Mol, Stefan Nuijten and Maarten Elshove. We are the place where innovation and digital media result in winning numbers in terms of business. To achieve this we develop platforms for web and mobile, activation strategies and social campaigns.


Just a side note, we’re looking for both junior and senior engineers. If you’re not comfortable with all skills stated below, that’s not an issue. We’re looking for people who are eager to learn and are just as excited as we are, we’d love to talk.


What we are looking for:

  • Basic experience with HTML, CSS and Javascript;

  • Experience in writing and consuming RESTful or GraphQL API’s;

  • Fluent writing Node.js and preferably experience in other programming languages as well;

  • Experience designing and using databases; (We use MongoDB and SQL)

  • Familiar or excited about working in an integrated software enviroment (we love CircleCI);

  • Team players;

  • A keen eye for design to convert a design to code flawlessly.

  • Focused on software performance and knows how to get the best out of their code;

  • Speaks and writes fluent English and Dutch;


What we have to offer:

  • You work in a company with a lot of experience and growth opportunities;

  • Annual trips such as ski holidays, Las Vegas and more;

  • You work in a diverse environment with over 25 talents;

  • Beer and snacks as you please;

  • You get a cool Mini Cooper at your disposal to arrange your affairs well;

  • We encourage entrepreneurial employees and are open to develop new business concepts with each other;

  • Above average pay and very generous bonus opportunities;