Lightspeed is hiring a

Front-end Developer Intern

Gent, Belgium

The last months we started rebranding/updating all of our web applications. This means that you will have the chance to work with some of the latest cutting-edge web technologies.

Next to this you will have the chance to get some real life experience in an agile driven company. You will participate in one of the scrum teams and will get to know the flow from estimating a new feature until finishing it.

Now we get to brag about us: Lightspeed provides retailers and restaurateurs the simplest way to build, manage, and grow their business while creating a better customer experience. More than 36,000 businesses processing over $12 billion in transactions annually use Lightspeed’s mobile POS and newly acquired eCommerce platform to manage inventory, customer preferences, sales, and analytics to get a complete overview of their business in one place. Founded in 2005 with offices in Canada, USA, and Europe, Lightspeed is backed by Accel Partners, iNovia Capital, Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) and Investissement Québec (IQ). With our recently acquired eCommerce platform SEOshop, Lightspeed is growing into an omnichannel solution for mid-market businesses worldwide. Our culture is focused on enabling people to do their best work. Come work with us and find out what you can do!

Primary Responsibilities
  • Design new features from scratch
  • Provide estimates for development effort
  • Evolve and implement new and existing applications
  • Work with Lightspeed's back-end team to deliver product features and functionality
  • Ability to learn new technologies or paradigms
  • Practical understanding of HTML5, CSS3 (pre/postprocessors is a plus)
  • Strong knowledge of JavaScript (ES6/TypeScript is a plus)
  • Solid understanding of cross-browser/platform issues and solutions
  • Experience building responsive web applications
  • Experience using JS Frameworks/Libraries like Angular
  • Experience with build tools like gulp, Webpack
  • Familiarity with node & npm
  • Deep knowledge of Web technologies
  • A keen interest in user interface design
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience using GIT


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