Front-end Developer

Relief Applications is looking for an enthusiastic Front-end developer to join our growing team.

We are looking for professionals passionate about shaping the next generation of innovators and humanitarian developers!

Relief Applications is a young European-based organization serving the international humanitarian and development sectors. Founded in 2014, by an IT expert and an experienced humanitarian during the Red Cross response to the Haiyan (Yolanda) typhoon in the Philippines, we provide a variety of innovative services bridging humanitarian work and cutting-edge technology to disseminate new IT tools and significantly improve the efficiency of humanitarian organizations. Our clients include several United Nations organizations, Red Cross societies and NGOs such as Save the Children, Oxfam and many others.

At Relief Applications you will join a multinational team based in Madrid, where you will be part of the innovation task force, imagining and creating cutting edge solutions to change how we help those affected by disasters.

Working as a software Front-end developer you will take part in a full software development lifecycle. Relief Applications always develops several projects simultaneously which requires the ability to adapt to new skills & tools quickly.

You will be working side by side with interns and collaborate with each sector to bring innovative tools to life. The main responsibilities will be to help Relief Applications web platform and apps as a Front-end developer (Angular, React, HTML, CSS) as well as ensuring tools are properly deployed.


  • Develop innovative digital solutions for institutional projects and complex service requests.

  • Design and develop microsites for targeted projects

  • Manage workflow and maintain tight deadlines of multiple, simultaneous projects, with prioritization guidance from managers

  • Exchange knowledge and support among internal teams

  • Build reusable codes and libraries for future use

  • The person will be required to work at Madrid office at least 5 days per month


  • 0-3 years


  • Strong familiarity with coding programs (e.g. Angular, React, HTML, CSS, Javascript, jQuery)

  • Knowledge of capabilities and limitations of web and mobile technologies (and ideally some experience that extends beyond-screen based designs)

  • Passion for coding

  • Flexible attitude, proactive and easy going

  • Excellent analytical and intuitive problem-solving skills

  • Able to learn new technologies quickly

  • Spanish, English and French desired

  • Applications for an internship (if still enrolled in university) are also welcome.

How to apply?

Please send your CV to

Due to the nature of this position, only candidates legally eligible to work in the EU/EEA may apply.

Relief Applications is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages all candidates, irrespective of gender, nationality including persons living with disabilities, to apply to become a part of the organisation.