Kotlin Developer

Job description

Hoofddorp - We are the software craftsmen behind the digital products of all the media brands of DPG Media and all our internal applications that keep our business running. This means we enable the biggest news & entertainment brands in The Netherlands and Belgium via technology.

Discovering the agile culture in the media industry. Delivering incremental business value with high quality and high speed as well as providing good support to our customers, is what we do.

 

What you will be doing

We are developing new features and maintaining applications for our customer care centers in the Netherlands and in Belgium.

You will work closely with the whole team, but especially with our 2 backend developers. Together we are responsible for developing the best possible solution for our contact centers and other stakeholders.

 

About the team

You will be part of our Consumer Services Area, consisting of seven DevOps IT teams who are building and running the environment to service our customers for all DPG Media Brands. Our services impact millions of readers/viewers in The Netherlands and Belgium.

The team you’ll be working in is responsible for the ‘’omni channels’’. The team consists of developers, application specialists, business analysts, a product owner and a Scrum master.

 

We offer

We offer a high-performing tech workplace where we treasure freedom, from how you find solutions to choosing your path. Feel free to be an entrepreneur, an apprentice, a team player, and, of course, to be you.

  • An experience-based salary.

  • 36-hour workweek.

  • 12% personal choice budget (of which 8% is holiday allowance).

  • Participation in the profit sharing arrangement.

  • Personal development opportunities such as education, training and certificates.

  • Working with the latest stack.

  • Knowledge sharing from our tech colleagues.


Even more reasons to work at DPG Media

At DPG Media, we work for more than 90 strong news brands, magazines, television shows, radio stations, and online services such as Qmusic, NU.nl, Tweakers, Libelle, and VTM. Although we look like a media group, we are really a tech company. We get digital transformation done.

 

We offer a high-performing tech workplace where we treasure freedom, from how you find solutions to choosing your path. Feel free to be an entrepreneur, an apprentice, a team player, and, of course, to be you. We welcome everyone to apply, whatever your background may be. A great bunch of smart colleagues awaits you and are eager for you to join the team, whether that be a project team, a pub quiz team, or a sports team.

 

Learn what we have to offer you or get to know our tech company! And while you’re at it, you can find us on LinkedIn.

Job requirements

Who are you?

You are a team player, good communicator, you can translate business requirements into technical solutions. Enjoy working in an Agile environment, you know what team commitment and ownership is. You are curious and want to learn new things. 

You have the following skills:

  • Kotlin developer (Java)

  • AWS expertise (such as SNS, SQS, API Gateway, Elastic Beanstalk, ECS)

  • Cloudformation knowledge

  • Spring Boot

  • REST

  • CI/CD concepts

  • Docker

  • Experience with source control (e.g. Git, Bitbucket)


Our communication is primarily done in English. So a good knowledge of the language is also required.

It would be nice if you also have the following skills:


  • Typescript

  • Angular

  • Docker compose

  • Cucumber / Gherkin

  • Elastic stack

  • Kafka

  • CDK

As the largest media company in the Netherlands, we are open to all talents in our society. We call on candidates with a diverse background - in the broadest sense of the word - to apply for this position. It’s the differences between colleagues that lead to surprising insights and innovative solutions. And that, in turn, fits very well with us as an organization. We are curious about you, your qualities, and your experience.


Interested? Apply!