[ Senior Golang Engineer ]

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Th[is] is you

We love people who are outspoken but also respect their team members. As employers, we encourage all of our team members to strike their work-life balance. We just love the amazing things we can achieve together. That’s why we believe in co-creation with our customers. They know their business inside out and we have the digital skills to take it to the next level. We go above and beyond to get the job done. And we expect the same commitment from our employees. We always aim for the best possible results and only implement solutions we are proud of.

Th[is] is the job…

The activities are very varied, and no two days are the same. A normal day at the job can consist of tasks like:

  • Devising, building and optimising new and existing applications and APIs;
  • Working all-round on the code, the architecture and the underlying infrastructure;
  • Coming up with solutions that are testable, scalable and reusable;
  • Using frameworks, libraries and technologies that are suitable for the application;
  • Building high-performance and robust APIs for multinationals;
  • Building data transformation processing software;
  • Building integrations with our clients' external systems;
  • Building middleware to support blazing fast frontend applications;
  • Sharing your design choices with your colleagues;
  • Helping and supporting your colleagues where necessary.

Th[is] is what you have...

  • You love what you do and you've been doing it for at least 5 years;
  • Excellent Golang coding skills, with at least 5 years of experience;
  • Knowledge of SOLID design principles;
  • Knowledge of database and key-value stores, like MariaDB, MongoDB, Redis and ArangoDB;
  • Knowledge of libraries like Chi, Gorilla Mux, testify, Viper and Cobra;
  • Knowledge of languages like JavaScript, TypeScript and PHP is a plus;
  • Knowledge of Shell scripting such as in Bash;
  • Knowledge of Docker, Kubernetes, Linux, Ansible, AWS and/or other CI/CD technologies;
  • Knowledge of how to work with Git (git flow) in teams.

Th[is] is what you bring...

  • Not scared to speak your mind; only that will lead to the best results
  • Crave freedom and flexibility
  • Have a keen eye for detail, after all, you're going for gold
  • Be a proactive, self-guided missile
  • Search outside of the box for practical solutions
  • Are open to using new techniques or developing them yourself
  • Look from the customer's point of view
  • Fluent in both Dutch and English 
  • Structured, customer-oriented, stress-resistant, and analytical

Th[is] is what you get…

  • A good salary with pension scheme and nice extra's
  • Allowances for traveling, home work, telephone and internet
  • Challenging work with flexible working hours and the option to work partly from home  
  • A laptop and a full-option work- and home office  
  • Opportunities to grow inside and outside your expertise  
  • Access to our online learning portal Udemy for personal study  
  • A healthy lunch and a massage at your desk
  • An exciting workplace where technology and fun come together 
  • And above all team outings and a weekly closing on Friday with some drinks

Th[is] is what you do next

Still here? If you are up for th[is], say hello and tell us what you are looking for.

Send your CV via e-mail to robert@thisisdevelopment.nl and we will get in touch with you for making an appointment to get to know each other.

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