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Backend Engineer
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Job Title

Backend Engineer

Job Description

As a backend software engineer you will be part of our development team, improving the Tiqets technical infrastructure and building new features. You make sure customers receive their tickets in the easiest and most reliable way possible. Furthermore, you help venues and customers by connecting them in smart ways and provide our partners with the best features and insights. We care a lot about making traveling and access to culture better, and hope you do to! You like to work in an agile way; from idea to deployment can take a few hours to a few weeks. The development process is a team effort, you work closely together with product managers, design, UX and other engineers. You like getting things done fast, but in a smart and futureproof way.


  • No telecommuting
  • No Agencies Please


Qualifications Bachelors or Masters degree in Computer Science, or similar technical field of study or equivalent practical experience Several years of professional experience as a developer Experience with working in an agile product development environment Fluent in one or multiple programming/scripting languages like Python, Ruby, Java, C#, Javascript, … Experience with (relational) databases like Postgresql and MySQL You can communicate effectively and translate requirements into well-designed technical solutions You live in or around Amsterdam

Bonus points Experience working with large or complex data sets and scalable systems Experience with DevOps Experience with mobile app or app backend API development Experience with parts of our current technology stack: Python (Flask, SQLAlchemy, Django, ...), lots of REST API's, PostgreSQL, Amazon AWS, Linux, Solr, Git

About the Company

Tiqets is one of the fastest-growing tech startups in the Netherlands, and we’re hiring!

Tiqets revolutionises the way people buy tickets to culture and attractions in cities all over the world. Our technology allows users to easily browse and book tickets to the best attractions in seconds, meaning customers can enter museums, zoos, theme parks and more simply by showing their smartphones.

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