Senior Backend Developer

  • Location:

    Utrecht, Netherlands

  • Sector:

    Microsoft Stack

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  • Salary:

    £70000 - £80000 per annum + pension, bonus, travel, shares

  • Contact:

    Evan Townsend

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  • Published:

    9 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Evan Townsend

Vacancy: Senior Backend Engineer

Skills: C#, .Net, Azure, Microservices, Azure DevOps, Docker, Kubernetes, AKS, Azure ServiceFabric, MongoDB

Location: Utrecht

Salary: €70.000 - €80.000

The Role

Are you ready to innovate the back end of this fast-growing SaaS scale-up to its next level? Are you looking for an opportunity to make a tangible impact on the ability to be able to support multi-user actions and experiences by building new complex features and rebuilding outdated ones, all with a high quality of code and customer focus? Good, then keep reading!

As the Senior Backend Engineer, you will assess the granularity and efficiency of the codebase to be able to better support these rapid changes and next-level features. You will focus on the R&D and maintenance of the backend by researching new technologies, creating new functionalities and innovations, and working on greenfield projects. This business would like to hear your vision on test-driven development, websockets, efficient data processing and infrastructure integrations with front-end. If the wisdom you bring is the next big thing, feel free to implement your research and features here with total freedom in an agile environment that truly embraces change.

At this early point during this company's (large and exciting) scale up phase, this is an opportunity to define and own the state of the backend innovation of the product and its future features, as well as help coach more junior colleagues.


  • 5+ years' experience with Backend Development in C# for enterprise SaaS solutions
  • Experience with multiple, modern frameworks and techniques (websockets, big data processing)
  • Knowledge of Microservice architectures
  • In depth knowledge of C# & .Net
  • Nice to have - Azure DevOps, Docker, Kubernetes, MongoDb, Azure Service fabric

The Company

A SaaS company that are taking their product to the next level and are scaling up in various departments. As they have seen the usage of their platform change in recent times, they are now working with much larger data sets and their clients are demanding deeper insights and analytics from it, all whilst gearing up to be launched in further geo-locations.

This company, with offices across Europe and the US, have built an Enterprise Architecture Software like no other, allowing users to visualise, maintain and improve their architecture, processes, applications, and data. They enable organisations to achieve strategic goals faster within areas such as digital transformations in areas of business, IT and data, based on real insights. With clients ranging from Enterprise scale to SMEs and government across the Netherlands and the US, this company's core focus is the creation of customer value, accuracy and convenience through innovation.

What's in it for you?

  • Stock options.
  • Laptop & Phone.
  • Working from home and flexible work schedules after Covid as well.
  • Generous pension scheme.
  • 10% bonus paid out quarterly.
  • Substantial education budget and training opportunities through courses, conferences, and certifications.

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