Back End Developer

About the Bijenkorf E-commerce organization

At the headquarters of the Bijenkorf, our E-commerce department is our youngest and fastest growing department. A passionate, multinational group of over 100 professionals work together on the continuous growth and improvement of our digital platform. Because of the positive growth and challenging developments we are looking for new colleagues to join the team. We work in an Agile environment where our key stakeholders are our customers.

About the position of Back End Developer

As a Back End Developer you will be responsible to maintain and continuously develop new features and functionality in the microservice environment of De Bijenkorf.

Being a part of the back end team you will work in multidisciplinary squads and have the unique chance to continuously develop and improve de Bijenkorf's technology stack. We encourage you to introduce new technologies with your squad that will enrich our stack, and have a first hand in building one of the fastest growing online retail platforms.

We are looking for someone who has the desire to push the technical boundaries of what can be achieved within the online domain and give our visitors the best customer journey they can have.

You will have the opportunity to work as part of a multinational, diverse team where people come first, we consider our employees and our culture to be our most valuable assets.

We work closely together on delivering quality and innovation to our customers and stakeholders and focus on providing individuals with the support and freedom they need to grow and encourage them to take on responsibility.

We are considering candidates of all levels.

Desired skills and experience

  • Proficient in Java and/or Kotlin;
  • Experience with integrating against, as well as creation of REST based WebServices using Spring Boot;
  • Preferably knowledge of Docker, Kubernetes, Google Cloud, Jenkins, Kafka, Cloudflare, AEM and/or AWS;
  • Knowledge of continuous deployment and best practices;
  • Experience with test driven development;
  • Experience in developing for high traffic sites;
  • Understanding of Agile & SCRUM methodologies;

We are looking for someone who is

  • A team player;
  • An excellent communicator;
  • Hungry to learn, with a drive to improve;
  • Passionate about what they do and quality oriented;
  • Fluent in English (Dutch is a plus);
  • Proactive & result driven;

What we offer

  • A market conforming salary;
  • 30 days leave;
  • An annual (variable) bonus;
  • Contribution towards your pension;
  • Collective health insurance;
  • A great culture;
  • The opportunity and support to develop yourself both technically and professionally;
  • An employee discount on products purchased from de Bijenkorf.




Get in contact

Do you want more information? Please contact us.

Walter van Ruijven

Teamlead Recruitment

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