Job Type



Ghent, Belgium / Remote


As soon as possible


Lead Developer – Full Stack

What is StriveCloud?

StriveCloud is a tech company based in Ghent, Belgium, dedicated to transforming businesses with gamification software. Founded on a passion for gaming, we’ve developed innovative solutions to enhance user engagement and loyalty across diverse sectors including (e)sports, mobility solutions, and education.

Trusted by clients like Club Brugge, Zumba, and Vuolog, we’re on a mission to revolutionize the market with our gamification software. Despite our compact team, we’re equipped with comprehensive API-driven integration tools and a robust content management system.

Ready to be part of our journey? Explore opportunities with us now!

What will you be doing?

As the Lead Developer at StriveCloud, your primary focus will be on advancing our gamification SaaS product, with a focus on front-end development. You’ll closely collaborate with our backend developer and founders to shape the platform’s future, delving into the backlog to enhance our offerings. Your role involves refining the user experience based on feedback and ensuring our solutions consistently meet client expectations.

Your responsibilities extend to developing scalable systems that meet the evolving demands of the gamification market, leveraging our API-driven integration tools and content management system.

With StriveCloud well positioned for growth, you’ll have ample opportunities for professional development. We’ll support your growth, offering chances to expand your skills and build the team as our product and market presence expand.

Who are we looking for?

  • You have 5+ years’ experience in Node.js & React, with good knowledge of Express.js, SignalR, MySQL or Postgres, and Docker
  • You are very familiar with integrating 3rd party software, like payment gateways, OpenID connections & social networks. (OAuth, Facebook/Google API)
  • You have excellent communication skills and can work closely with the founders on managing the product roadmap and backlog
  • You have expertise in scalable system design and performance optimization
  • You can manage user feedback to ensure an optimal user experience, excelling in problem-solving, collaboration, and direct client communication
  • You are intrigued by startups and have an affection with gamification or gaming in general
  • Experience with GIT, Atlassian (Jira, BitBucket, …), cloud platforms (GCP/Azure/AWS) and DevOps are a plus

What can you expect from us?

  • This job can be remote (freelance) or on site (payroll)
  • Competitive salary with interesting fringe benefits
  • Wonderful colleagues who are eager to work with you
  • Sliding hours, where remote working and Friday after work drinks are optional
  • An environment where personal development is important
  • Flat hierarchy, where you can make a difference in a small team

The location

StriveCloud is located at Gentbruggekouter 5, 9050 Ghent, Belgium.
Easy to reach by bike, public transport and car.

Full remote is possible as well.