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Elixir Lead Developer / Senior Back End Developer – Architect – Amsterdam

By 17 December 2020 January 16th, 2021 No Comments




Area As a developer at the Entertainment area, you will build innovative software solutions which support our millions of visitors every day in their entertainment and relaxation. Together with the team, you will build on the biggest short-form video, podcasts, puzzles, (live)quizzes and games platform of the Netherlands and Belgium. Your effort services many of our large brands such as, and, just to name a few.

The Entertainment Area has a strong make it happen culture with driven, enthusiastic and dedicated professionals. Thanks to the hyper dynamic environment and the broad scope of our products, no day will look the same and getting bored is virtually impossible: One day you will work on improving our VMS, the next day you are working on personalised push notifications or building a gamification feature. Currently the Entertainment area is looking for a skilled back end developer who is also able to take the lead and architect role within the team.



Senior Back End Developer / Architect

As a lead tech, you will help the team with decision making and make sure that the products are being built in a future proof way. And of course, you will do a lot of coding yourself.

Also, you are responsible for managing the town plan within your area. Town plan? That’s our slang for the architecture of all our domains, bounded contexts, systems and their corresponding relationships. On a pull basis, you are the sparring partner for technical architects.


Required skills

You are well-versed in Elixir. Please apply ONLY when you have Elixir experience!

It is useful if you have knowledge about AWS, Postgres, DynamoDB and RoR or are eager to learn more about it

You are passionate about software architecture

You love interacting with a wide range of colleagues (architects, developers, product owners)

You’re a strong communicator

You believe in agile and you understand why it matters


What we offer you

Continuous deployment and automated testing are some of our core beliefs and we’ve moved to the cloud (AWS) with no intention of turning back. We also strongly believe in autonomous and self-managing teams, so you get a lot of say in how you want to work or what you want to improve.

You will be working at a leading media company bustling with fun colleagues. Like you, they are passionate about digital and offline media and are continuously learning new things from each other and from the best in the trade. You are set out on a journey where every next week will be different from the last, and where you are stimulated on a daily basis to take things to the next level.


Dick Iskandar +31 (6)11143074 or


Dick Iskandar +31 (6)11143074 or