Senior Software Developer (English version)

  • 32-40
  • Senior functie
  • HBO/WO
  • Delft

Are you looking for a unique career in software development? Do you want to work at an international software organization, where craftmanship and work fun go hand in hand? Share your experience to strenghten TOPdesk the development team! 

What are you going to do as a Senior Software Developer?

Build new services! At TOPdesk there’s a transistion in place from monolistic architecture to microservices. You will work on the scalability and sustainability of the product, to deliver to more than 10 milion daily users worldwide. Do you love building new user interfaces in Vue.js, supported by a Java backend? You want those interfaces deployed in Kubernetes within a Docker container? Exactly what we need! Specialized in other knowledge and skills? At TOPdesk there’s a place for your creativity to try new things and introduce new techniques. Perhaps you’re the perfect coach and teacher? Help your (junior) colleagues to reach the next level in development. Let’s dive into this new adventure together to figure out your strengths and place within TOPdesk. 

Besides your daily work on the service management software, it’s important to stay up to speed with the latest developments in software. Therefor we regularly organize knowledge days to share presentations organization wide, to learn new things. Also, we visit conferences like Devoxx and J-FallOn top of that you get 10% to Apenkooien’ (Monkey Cage), to expand your skills.  

Interested in growth and career opportunities? Reach for the stars! There a numerous possibilities to specialize in certain topics within guilds, like front-end development, security and performance. Or perhaps you’d like to develop in width, by sharing your thoughts with product management about the future of the product. Your interest and talent are central in these career paths.  

Where will you be working?

At one of the best employers in the Netherlands! In TOPdesks’ open and informal workculture there’s a lot of room for personal and professional development. A new challenge in your career? ATOPdesk you get the opportunity to experiment with various skills, for example: coaching of colleagues, specializing in guilds or working together with product management to determine the future of ITSM-software.  

In addition to your own ambitions, you’ll work with an agile team. Within this team you’ll work with several programmers, a functional designer and a tester. Also, you’ll be in regular contact with DevOps engineers and other departments, such as sales, consultancy and support. Design, implement and improve the functionalities is a joint effort and process where you will be a part of.  

Are you our new Senior Software Developer?

  • You have at least 5 years of relevant experience 
  • Natural curiosity to solve complex problems 
  • You have experience in Continious Deployment and Micro Service Architectures 
  • You’re able to make technical designs that complete the bigger picture 
  • You’re experienced with Java or other object-oriented languages 
  • You’re experienced with Vue.js, React, Angular, or other reactive JavaScript frameworks 
  • You’re a great communicator in English 

Nice to have: 

  • You enjoy helping and teaching your less experienced colleagues 
  • You help us grow in new possibilites with specific technical knowledge 
  • You’re innovative and up-to-date with state-of-the-art developments in our field 
  • You’re experienced in improving development processes 

What's in it for you?

  • A job at one of the Best Employers in The Netherlands 
  • Excellent employement conditions, like flexible work hours, 26 days of holiday and an individual training budget 
  • A company with an open and informal team of international colleagues 
  • Strong focus on you personal and professional development 

Want to apply?

Does this sound as your new challenge? Send your motivational letter and cv to us through the application form.  

Tips for your letter? We think it’s important that you’re focused, an excellent team player and analytical. We would love to hear, based on examples, what these components mean to you. We’re also curious why you would like this specific role and what your motivation is to work at TOPdesk. 

Got any questions regarding this role? Contact Maria Schulze Weddeling via 015 270 0900.  

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