Front-end developer & designer

Bidx seeks a hands-on front-end developer & designer. Someone who has an interest in digital engagement technology and wants to work in an environment that is open, non-hierarchical and multi-cultural. You will be working closely with all members in the development team.

Your tasks:


  • Create user interfaces
  • Create visuals (graphics, landing pages)
  • Perform usability tests on interface design to insure cross-browser and cross platform compatibility;
  • Work closely with development and customer relations team to create new features to improve the user experience;




  • Knowledge and experience required:
    • Advanced JavaScript and related frameworks ( jQuery, Backbone, React or Angular)
    • PHP/OOP
    • WordPress CMS ( Themes Customization, Plugins Development, Multisites and Multilanguage )
    • GIT, collaboration and release management, working with multiple branches.
    • Photoshop or equivalent
    • Opinionated on UI and UX design and esthetics
    • Ability to write maintainable code
    • Ability to create quick prototypes
    • Knowledge of responsive frameworks (Bootstrap, Materialize)
    • Understanding AJAX, JSON and CSS extension languages (SASS or Less)
    • Experience with Node.js or Ruby on Rails is a plus
  • Enthusiastic, willing to learn, open and a team player;
  • Good communication skills, in english, verbal and in writing;
  • Ability to work under time pressure, while maintaining high quality work.
  • Experience with Community Platforms is a bonus



Bidx aims to improve access to finance to small businesses. It has facilitated the growth of over 1000 businesses, channeling USD 20 million+ to those businesses, all in emerging markets.

Bidx offers web-portals that match the business proposals of entrepreneurs with mentors and investors. For banks bidx can help improve loan origination outreach and selection, via its phone-in application service. These online services are offered in the brand and language of the subscriber. They are especially relevant for banks, investment funds and incubators.

Many web-portals on bidx, once connected form an online entrepreneurial ecosystem. This way entrepreneurs, investors and mentors from different portals can then find each other and do business together.

Bidx was established in July 2011. It came forth out of the BiD Network Foundation in the Netherlands. In 2010 bidx won the G20 award for SME Finance innovation.

Bidx has 10 members of staff in Amsterdam, 2 members in Kenya and a software team of 4 in Tunisia.


We are offering a challenging position in a highly dynamic working environment in a young, multi-cultural and motivated team close to Amsterdam CS, and you will be given a lot of room to scope, take initiative and be involved in a variety of projects.

For this position you will be stationed at the bidx office in Amsterdam. You are not required to travel.

Looking forward to receiving your resume through our website and going over the position with you.


Submit your motivation and CV to

Acquisition in reference to this vacancy is not appreciated.