Senior Node.js Backend Developer


Your main challenge: Building and implementing a next-generation video backend platform using micro services developed in Node.js, connecting different underlying components and applications.

Main tasks

  • Striving for high quality coding and maximizing the unit tested coverage to deliver solutions that are defect free.
  • Validating business requirements and defining the system design, in close collaboration with the solution architects.
  • Providing support to analyze, solve and follow-up on complex technical incidents.
  • Maintaining contact with internal clients about the right scope of different technical needs and providing clear communication and solutions.
  • Automate and streamlining existing development processes, procedures, and toolsets.
  • As scrum master, you ensure that the team work is well organized and the flow of work is continuously improved.

Je profiel: 


  • You have a higher education, Bachelor/Master in Computer Science or equivalent by experience.
  • You have +5 years of experience in backend development in an OO environment, using a variety of following technologies:
    o JavaScript Frameworks: Node.js, React, Angular, Express
    o Java: J2EE, Spring, Hibernate,…
    o Web Services: REST, SOAP
    o Web Development: HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, SASS/LESS, jQuery, Bootstrap
    o Test frameworks & code quality: Junit, Mockito, istanbul, mocha, chai, eslint,…
    o Application Design: MVC, Service Oriented Architectures (RESTful web services, Micro services, Message bus, etc.)
    o Database technologies: SQL (MySQL or alike), NoSQL (MongoDB, Redis or alike)
  • Knowledge of Node.js (+/- 2 years) is required.
  • Knowledge of cloud computing or resourcing (such as Docker, Amazon Web Services, Firebase) is a plus.
  • Proven track record in developing high quality, performant, and maintainable applications
  • Solid understanding of version control systems such as Git and Subversion.
  • Experience with continuous integration and build process automation (Jenkins, Bamboo,…)
  • Experience using different development methodologies including Scrum, and/or Agile, and test-driven development.
  • You have a passion for applications and innovations in online media.
  • You’re fluent in English and Dutch.

    Offer: a challenging software development opportunity in a high-tech media company. Next to a full salary package (car included), you can count on flexibility, learning opportunities, career planning, team building and a delicious company restaurant.