Our digital team is committed to constantly deliver a best-in-class online experience. We are looking for a passionate and forward-thinking individual who stands out from the crowd. Send your CV for the chance to work in an extremely friendly and supportive working environment. Eastpak was founded in 1952 and evolved from a manufacturer of military issue backpacks and duffels into the leading supplier of stylish, functional solutions for city living and the things you carry with you. From street-smart backpacks to convenient shoulder bags and ingenious luggage and travel items, every Eastpak bag or accessory is designed to let you cram more life and excitement into your day, whether moving across town or across the globe. Eastpak is part of VF Corporation, a world player famous for its well-known brands, such as Kipling, Timberland, Napapijri, The North Face and Vans. In Europe, VF employs more than 7.000 associates . In Belgium, the entire VF team, consists of 800 enthusiastic employees who continuously work on the expansion of our company.

We are looking for a Front-End Web Developer who is experienced in interpreting graphic designs, using the art of programming to make them reality. Responsibilities will include creating UI/UX wireframes and coding visual elements of the website.

Technical implementation of graphic designs and content pages will play a key role of the job, helping to define how the website looks and functions. You report into our Customer Experience Manager.


As a key member of the eCommerce team you will be responsible for:
* Develop front-end code to create functional and appealing mobile and web pages as well as reusable UX/UI components
* Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs within the eCommerce platform
* Implementing banners, content updates and e-marketing spot requests, utilizing responsive web design best practices
* Slice, mark-up, and script interfaces and content on content managed, responsive web sites/systems that work flawlessly on desktop, tablet, phone, and other devices
* Maintain graphic standards and branding during development process
* Supporting the design & development team in day-to-day website page development, testing, and editing need
* Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders to improve the overall user experience of our website

* Minimum 3-5 years digital industry experience, preferably in a structured, process-driven environment required
* Excellent understanding of web markup, including HTML5, CSS3 to be consistent across all browsers and devices (responsive designs)
* Experience of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks, including jQuery, React, Node.js
* Basic knowledge of common A/B Testing platforms (Monetate, Visual Website Optimizer, Google Experiments or others)
* Ability to work in multi-team within complex platforms, using Git, Jira and major collaboration tools
* Experience of developing for mobile devices
* Strong understanding of CMS like WordPress and eCommerce platforms like Magento is a plus
* Deep understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them
* Good understanding of SEO principles and ensuring new web pages and code will adhere to them
* Understanding of a/b test dynamics, experience in CRO, UX design and prototyping
* Familiar with software like Adobe Suite (Photoshop/Illustrator)
* Working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite
* Proficiency in written and spoken English

* Superior eye for detail
* Good time management and ability to meet deadlines
* Ability to build long term relationships & communicate with a wide range internal and external parties
* Self-motivated, flexible, and able to handle large volumes of work independently
* A team player, sharing skills and ideas to ensure the best outcome
* Innovative thinking, ability to fail and learn fast
* Solutions oriented with a curious & creative mindset

About EastPak

Eastpak® is a leading lifestyle brand for people who live, work and play in the city. Since 1952, Eastpak ensures commitment to quality on a range of stylish and functional backpacks, travel gear, and accessories, giving people the freedom to experience their world like never before. Eastpak forms part of the VF portfolio of international brands since 2000.