Senior Software Engineer – Platform Team

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  • Locatie: Amsterdam
  • Afdeling: IT
  • Sluit: 30-04-2020
  • Opleiding: hbo, wo
  • Ref. 3731

Your job as a Senior Software Engineer – Platform Team

As a Senior Software Engineer you, together with your colleagues and other teams, are responsible for simplification and improvement of the user experience for online products and services of KPN.

The Platform Team promotes a micro-service platform for fast development and exposure of online services that are scalable, secure and highly available. Different development teams are able to implement their applications within the platform.

As a Senior Software Engineer you are responsible for:

– Continuously investigate, test, and implement best-in-industry, innovative tools and software to improve the platform as a whole.

– Maintain and propose improvements for the platform guidelines.

– Partner with developers, architects and operational counterparts to continuously assess new strategies, architectures, practices or technologies to support rapidly evolving needs and maximize development efficiency.

– Getting the platform team to a higher scrum/agile level, improving yourself as well.

What do we expect from you?

– Understanding of micro-service architectures and key challenges

– Experience designing APIs and architecting highly available multi-service systems

– Strong Python knowledge and its ecosystem and familiar with other language ecosystems (e.g. Javascript, Golang, Ruby, Java)

– Experience in unix/linux environments

– Experience building custom monitoring solutions

– Knowledge about Docker, Kubernetes, Ansible.

– Love of all-things automation, and passion for open source technologies and tools.

– Good communication skills in English.

– Must have working permit for The Netherlands or EU passport

– Experienced in Agile/scrum way-of-work.


We are looking forward to your application. For more information about this job or procedure, please contact Derek van Zalingen, KPN Technium Recruitment via email: derek,