Vacature Senior NodeJS Backend Engineer Amsterdam | Disrupt the world of Payments with modern API/AWS Serverless Tech! | Typescript, AWS, ECS, SQS, DynamoDB, Event-Driven | €110.000 + Permanent Contract + Stocks

Your job: Senior NodeJS Backend Engineer Amsterdam

  • Do you want to shape the future of disruptive API/AWS Cloud Based payment Scale-Up by building highly scalable, reliable and super secure backend systems with that are disrupting the way global payments are done?
  • Do you love working with highly capable and emotionally intelligent backend engineering and business colleagues that are on a mission to build an amazing tech company that are brought uniquely together to solve something never solved before?
  • Do you want to work with inspiring tech founders who already have a track record building a unicorn, within an engineering culture characterized by freedom, autonomy, responsibility and creating excellent client value?
  • Do you say yes to stock options which could be worth millions within a few years when they do what they have done before, + receiving a permanent contract, a pleasant work-life balance, and an unlimited training and conference budget?

Then, continue reading, as this is the job for you!

Your Employer: Ex-Unicorn Founders Disruptive Disrupting the global market API/AWS Serverless technology

A successful group of tech entrepreneurs who previously built a Fintech unicorn from scratch came together with the ingenious plan to disrupt the global industry by using modern API based cloud technology. Never before have so many brilliant technologists and business specialists with niche knowledge come together to solve these challenges. With only 50 amazing engineers they are doing what other companies with even 1500 people can’t.

Some of the best engineers even turned down jobs at FANG companies to work within their engineering culture, where a real impact can be made. Led by one of the most inspiring CTO’s you will find they have built an tech culture in which the best people thrive: freedom, autonomy responsibility, where there are enormous chances to make a lasting impact and blow clients aways with added value.

Joining now is a big deal, as you can jump on before world domination is achieved! Plus, when the company makes it you will too! As your initial stock options can be worth millions in a few years. On top of that your receive an immediate permanent contract, an excellent pension, an unlimited training and conference budget, and the opportunity to contribute to open source.

Your Role: Senior NodeJS Backend Engineer Amsterdam

As a Senior NodeJS Backend Engineer Amsterdam you will will join one of the agile product teams, where you get to engineer the next generation of AWS/API based payment rails that will blow all competition out of the water. Working closely with the business you get to solve non trivial challenges that will keep even the most seasoned backend engineer happy.

With the stack of DynamoDB, ECS, SQS, TypeScript, NodeJS, AWS/Serverless you have all the tools you need to deliver amazing code that is highly resilient, secure and scalable. Billions will be transacted on the global rails that you help to build. Talk about making an impact!

Growth possibilities

As the company is successfully growing you can look forward to grow into a technical leadership or principal backend engineering position.


  • 5+ years of professional backend development experience
  • Experience designing and building end to end distributed systems
  • Professional experience with Node.JS & Typescript
  • experience within a modern Cloud environment
  • Experience with NoSQL and Queuing technology
  • Experience with ECS and SQS are pluses
  • Experience building highly scalable and reliable systems
  • You are used to writing and running your own code
  • Proactive problem-solving mindset
  • A technical bachelor’s or master’s degree or equivalent demonstrated work level
  • Experience with Golang is a plus
  • Experience with AWS Serverless is a significant plus
  • Experience in the payment industry is a plus
  • Experience in start/scale-up environments is a significant plus

Offered Benefits

  • Between 85.000 and 110.000 per year base on experience and added value
  • + €20,000 in stocks options!
  • Immediate permanent contract!
  • 25 holidays
  • Flexible working hours
  • Remote work options
  • Travel expense reimbursement
  • Unlimited training and conference budget
  • Excellent pension
  • Laptop or Macbook
  • Beautiful office and free parking options!

Do you want to be a global disrupter while impacting hundreds of millions of people and working with some of the most gifted people in technology and business?


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