Do you want to grow with us?
At Port of Rotterdam we aspire to be the smartest port in the world, and we are committed to modernize and optimize port related logistics on a global level. In 2018 we created the unit Digital Business Solutions (DBS). A fresh and dynamic department focused on developing groundbreaking digital solutions and data services that accelerate the digital revolution in port logistics.
Our ideas and products are noticed and adopted by industry leaders. This is the direct result of thinking like a startup and working agile all the way through. We value our culture of ownership, craftmanship and self-organizing teams that consist of highly skilled team players. You don’t have a manager that urges you into company policies, but a coach that facilitates and challenges you and your team to excel in what you do.
Through increased customer demand we are on the verge of scaling-up multiple products. Because of this we want to expand our teams with bright and passionate software engineers.
Wat ga je doen?
At the Port of Rotterdam you will be working with relevant Scala technologies like the Play Framework, Akka Streams and Akka Typed. We use modern architecture like (micro-)services and event sourcing where appropriate. We run fully in the cloud using AWS, Heroku, CircleCI, Kafka, PostgreSQL and Kubernetes. Every commit goes to production fully automated through a continuous delivery pipeline. We think this set-up is serving us well now, but we are not afraid to improve whenever we can. Reliability is important to us so we create solutions that can run in production 24/7.
Wat vragen wij van jou?
You have a bachelor’s or master's degree in Computer Science or similar technical field of study, or equivalent practical experience. You are a seasoned crafts(wo)man with a passion for technology, software and data. You have a track record in Scala development or similar language and want to switch. You understand both OO and FP. You are willing to learn from your mistakes and you enjoy learning from each other in a team setting. You understand the value of continuous and incremental improvements. You are able to take responsibility and own your product. You are open to other ways of doing this. You are willing to make the best technical decisions for the project and the team. You want to make the best product for our customers.
Wat bieden we jou?
The salary for this challenging position is a maximum of € 5.369,= gross per month and depends on education and experience. We also have an extensive package of employment conditions with, among other things, an annual contract, a 36-hour working week, a personal choice budget of 19.6%; (built up from holiday allowance (8%), thirteenth month (8.33%), vitality contribution (2.3%) and an extra budget of (0.97%) .You can have this accumulated budget paid out in part (in part) and / or use it to buy a bicycle, make extra pension deposits at ABP, purchase extra leave hours, settle training costs (to improve labor market position) or career advice in a tax-friendly manner In addition, we have an internal sports center and pension accrual via the Pension Fund ABP (Port of Rotterdam Authority) has an average pay system, whereby about 70% of the premium is reimbursed by the employer).
Do you want to grow with us? We’d love to tell you more about this in person.
Bob Madlener: manager DBS