Senior Developer

Memorix is looking for a driven Senior Developer for the team in Heerhugowaard who wants to contribute to the further expansion of our most innovative product ever: Memorix Nexus.

The Nexus Team is a super fun and close-knit team with a product owner, 4 developers, a tester and a UX/UI designer. We love to have drinks on Friday afternoons and during breaks we like to do a game of foosball. We work agile, in 2-week sprints, API-first and Linked Data by design.

We are developing our new collection management system Memorix Nexus in close cooperation with heritage institutions such as the Stadsarchief Amsterdam and Erfgoed Leiden en Omstreken.

Senior Developer

Your role

As a Senior Developer at Memorix, you will focus on developing and parenting our software solutions and products. The work includes:

  • Developing new functionality and improving existing functionality in collaboration with the team and product owner;
  • Thinking along on improvements for the (mid) long term;
  • Support fellow developers;
  • Code reviews;
  • You will be working with Kotlin, Postgresql, ElasticSearch, Docker, Kubernetes, Git, among others.;
  • Our application runs on Kubernetes in a CI/CD pipeline using Gitlab and ArgoCD.

In addition, we ask:

  • Extensive experience with programming in Kotlin and/or other languages;
  • Experience with relational databases, preferably PostgreSQL;
  • Knowledge or interest in RDF / Linked data;
  • Experience with devops;
  • Experience working according to Agile (Scrum);
  • An active Github account;
  • HBO/academic working and thinking level;
  • Good knowledge of the English language.

About the team

You will join an organization where the colleagues especially enjoy the fact that they get to use technology for the heritage sector. We develop a lot of our software and applications ourselves.

Our employees are innovative, involved, respectful and driven. This creates an inspiring work environment and plenty of room to develop your talents and qualities. Working at Memorix also means that you can count on the following terms of employment:

  • A competitive salary;
  • Partially working from home and office in Heerhugowaard;
  • 25 (+2 bonus) vacation days;
  • Travel reimbursement;
  • Working from home allowance;
  • Extensive training and development opportunities;
  • Laptop.

The company

Working at Memorix means working for interesting international clients (including in Germany, Belgium, Scandinavia, United Kingdom, United States and Australia) and contributing to the digitization and online preservation of unique scientific and (natural) historical collections. This includes books, photographs, maps and documents as well as herbarium and insect collections. We do this at the highest level imaginable, including clients such as the Amsterdam City Archives, the Smithsonian Institution, Harvard University, Naturalis, Heineken and heritage institutions at home and abroad. Using the latest technology and Rapid Capture digitization systems, we ensure that often ancient objects, documents and cultural heritage become and remain digitally available to the general public and scientists.

More information can be obtained from the HR department.

Interested? Then send your cover letter and resume to

Taking a test may be part of the application process.

Please include with your application a reference to your GitHub profile.

Questions about the vancancy?

Celena Muller


+31 (0)72-5355756