Vacature Backend Developer Amsterdam Java Kotlin | High Impact Highly Available Low Latent Greenfield Systems Used by Hundreds of Thousands | Java11, Spring Boot, Kotlin, Kafka, Concurrency, Latency, Vert.x , Reactive Programming, Kafka | up to € 75.000 + permanent contract!

Your job: Backend Developer Amsterdam Java Kotlin

  • Are you interested in working on greenfield, highly reliable, highly available and super secure greenfield payment systems that are used by hundreds of thousands of consumers daily?
  • How about working on long terms projects, while working with your colleagues at your own office and being able to grow into software architect?
  • Do you love solving real life challenges, where software and hardware meet while being offered a permanent contract from day one!?

Then wait not longer, this might just be your next new job!

Your employer: Over 30 years of solving real life challenges for hundreds of thousands of consumers!

There is currently a revolution going on! Our economy a global 24/7 one. Laws around payments have become more flexible, allowing all sorts of disruptive players to come on the scene. It is more and more easy to pay where you want, how you want. By card, by software, your phone, crypto; In public transportation, in stores, at offices, and of course peer-to-peer! This middle sized, very tech driven software company is one of THE specialists that is powering this innovation. With hardware and software specialists working hand in hand, working here means solving real life challenges and always seeing tangible results for hundreds of thousands of people all around the world!

They are one of the best kept secrets in the region of Amsterdam. Large enough to run some of the most challenging European software projects from beginning till end, while still being small enough that you can know everyone by name and easily approach your colleagues for help (or fun!). Even people that were applying at places like Amazon and Google ended up choosing to work here!

Their culture is just so unique: very informal, passionate, super social, with quick decision cycles, flat structure led by some of the most inspiring and passionate engineers around. On average people work here for over 8 years, as they continuously keep on being challenges while having amazing fun!

Your job: Backend Developer Amsterdam Java Kotlin

In your role as Backend Developer Amsterdam Java Kotlin you will get to work in one of the their agile dev teams tasked to design and build greenfield payments systems for any of their long trusted customers.

If you are interested in growing in architecture and system design you have come to the right place! You are always involved from the beginning of each project, while working with one of their many experienced software architects. Some of the technologies they are currently working with: Java11, Vert.X, Kotlin, Spring Boot, Reactive Programming, Non-Blocking, Kafka and Lambda’s.

Good to know: no prior experience with Kotlin is needed, only Java! As a true engineer, Kotlin you can learn here!

Here you can work together with backend, full stack and even hardware specialists, so lots can be learned from each other. All the while being guided by one of their many highly experienced architects that loves mentoring you to follow in his/her footsteps. Here you will be guided to grow into hands-on tech lead, team lead or software architect, where you have the main responsibility in delivering the project. Whatever path you like the most!

What is required?

  • A minimum of 4+ years of professional development experience
  • Professional experience with java or Kotlin (and the willingness to work with either)
  • Passionate about engineering great software
  • Experience with architecture and design is highly preferred
  • A completed Beta bachelor or master’s degree is highly preferred
  • Experience with Reactive programming is a plus
  • Experience with Spring Boot and Kafka is a plus
  • Experience with building highly secure and/or highly available systems are pluses

What is offered?

  • Up to € 75.000 gross per year
  • A permanent contract! (great for buying a house)
  • The ability to work 32, 36 or 40 hours!
  • Solid pension
  • 27 vacation days, based on full time (2 above average!)
  • Up to two days working from home
  • Flexible working hours
  • The best hardware
  • Daily lunch at the office
  • Training budget
  • Travel expenses pay for you

Are you passionate to develop highly reliable and secure greenfield systems with the JVM while working with some of the coolest tech driven colleagues you have met?

Be sure to apply via the form below or send your CV to Robert Hawker via

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