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Software Engineer Mid-Office

  • Netherlands

Job description

Textkernel’s mission is simple: give meaning to labor market data globally and make the data exchange between employers and talent transparent, simple and actionable. How? By utilising machine intelligence techniques coupled with a talented and ambitious team. Our dynamically growing company is currently working with thousands of clients worldwide, optimizing and automating their recruitment activities. Our software is provided as a SaaS solution and we are working with a lot of the biggest names in the industry.

What you will be doing

As a Software Engineer on our Mid-Office team in Enschede you will be creating SaaS solutions targeted at the HR Flex industry.

You'll be part of a Scrum team, working on web applications used by thousands every day. We're big on DevOps, where we believe in the "you build it, you run it" approach as part of our daily routine.

We’re currently busy enabling support for new use cases by integrating the mid-office platform with other Textkernel products so get ready to collaborate with multiple teams and help shape our tech decisions!

Job requirements

What we expect from you

  • 5+ years of hands-on software development experience

  • Proficient in PHP and Postgres

  • Experience with testing frameworks

  • Actively contribute to team best practices, advocating for improvements and solutions that are both expandable and flexible, while remaining pragmatic in approach

  • Demonstrated commitment to delivering continuous value

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Effective and assertive communicator

  • Proficiency in English language

  • You live in the Netherlands and preferably close to the Enschede office (for this position we do not relocate)

What would make us happier

  • Dutch language proficiency (a significant advantage)

  • Relevant experience with JavaScript and CSS

  • Familiarity with DevOps practices

  • Experience with Public Cloud environments

What you’ll see in your new job:

  • A fair salary.

  • A fast growing, motivated, international team that consists of more than 37 nationalities.

  • 28 days of holiday leave.

  • Holiday allowance and participation in a solid pension plan.

  • Hybrid working, excellent tools (laptop, software), travel allowance and compensation for your internet costs at home.

  • A home office allowance to create a suitable workplace at home.

  • A place at our comfortable office in Enschede, with free lunches, snacks and drinks: whatever you fancy, our kitchen has it all!

  • Participating in our yearly week-long company wide hackathon (Innovation Week) but also joining meet-ups, training courses, scientific conferences and team/company trips.

About us

Textkernel is widely regarded as the international leader in providing Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning and Semantic Technology that empowers organizations to optimally understand, connect and analyze all their data around people and jobs. We enable thousands of recruitment & staffing agencies, employers, job boards, HR software vendors and outplacement & redeployment agencies worldwide to work smarter and more effectively by creating efficiencies in the HR and recruitment process. We provide our customers with SaaS software, technology, data and professional services. Textkernel is headquartered in Amsterdam, with offices in Frankfurt, Paris and teams in the US and the UK.

Recruitment process
For this position it starts with an intake call with our Talent Partner. We will follow up with a role alignment interview with the hiring manager. Afterwards we'll have a technical round and finish up with a conversation between you and the Head of Engineering. In general our recruitment process takes about 3 weeks. Because we like to speak to qualified candidates right from the start we don't work with end dates for our positions. We will close the vacancy as soon as we find the right fit.

Applications from freelancers, employment agencies, and recruitment agencies are not wanted at this time.