Back-end developer

  • Development
  • Groningen, Netherlands

Back-end developer

Job description

(Medior) Back-end developer
In the role of Back-end developer, you know better than anyone what is needed for the technical realization to keep up with this growth. You know your way around user interaction and only stop when everything fits together perfectly. You are familiar with digital platforms and have experience working with a SaaS product. You become part of a team, working according to Agile/Scrum continuous delivery.

Developed by EventInsight, Let's Get Digital is an online event platform, where a virtual experience is created that feels like a physical event. The Let's Get Digital platform is developing rapidly as a SaaS product and has the ambition to grow into an independent company in the coming year.

You see it as a challenge to develop our platform with the team in such a way that all users work with it as easily as possible, and you enjoy working together with other departments.

Within our small team you are directly responsible for software that is used by more than 400,000 people around the world. We do not work with old legacy software, but continue to innovate and give room for this. In addition, we have 1 large platform which does not consist of multiple small projects, so you have a clear focus and you can really immerse yourself in the platform.

In addition, there is monthly time available to build things that you as a developer find important and in addition to attention to development, there is also room to develop social skills such as presentation.

Job requirements

As a Back-end developer you make sure that you use your expertise and experience to continuously improve and expand the Let's Get Digital platform. You are critical, accurate and tenacious. You are a team player and enjoy working with other departments. As a developer you like to keep an eye on the latest gadgets and tools and you are looking for an environment where you can continuously develop. In addition, you are enthusiastic and committed and give your full commitment to work with the team to create the best code.

Furthermore, you possess:
• Minimum MBO-4 degree completed in the field of Software Engineering;
• At least 5 years of work experience;
• Experience with Agile/Scrum working;

• Excellent command of PHP & MySQL;
• Experience with PropelORM and RabbitMQ is an advantage;
• Experience with Twig, Bootstrap, or other frameworks is an advantage;
• You speak (and write) English and Dutch fluently, German is an advantage;
• You live in or near Groningen.

Office in Groningen

You work from the office in Groningen and the team is in contact with clients throughout the Netherlands and far beyond. Your team therefore includes international colleagues and the working language is English. The daily stand-up, lunch, delicious coffee and Friday afternoon drinks will help you feel at home. As a bonus, the two office dogs Dollie and Zoë can also be found in the corridors.


You will be part of an informal and innovative team, in which your contribution is of great value. Within this young SaaS company with a lot of growth ambition, you will get the space to contribute to the commercial success! And in addition we offer you:
• A fixed salary based on knowledge and experience;
• Every day a delicious lunch together with the team;
• A lot of personal responsibility with space and budget for personal development.

Software to improve events
EventInsight was founded in 2017 and has a young team of 25 creative and innovative people. EventInsight develops software to improve events by stimulating interaction between visitors and generating data insights. Since 2017 EventInsight has rolled out a mobile application for this purpose. Since this year they have launched a digital platform ( that has already received many digital visitors. They work according to the 'work hard, play hard' principle and have grown rapidly over the past period. Together they have the ambition to become market leader in digital events.


Are you suitable and interested? Do you meet the requirements in the profile? Then we look forward to receiving your application with an up-to-date CV and a specific motivation. This can be done via the button 'Apply for this job'. We look forward to meeting you!