Do you want to build beautiful, accessible high-end websites in PHP using the latest techniques? Do you want to make the largest databases in the Netherlands accessible and easily searchable online? Would you like to help support the cultural heritage sector in making their collections accessible? Do you like a challenge?

Then we are looking for you. Vitec Memorix is ​​looking for a driven Developer who wants to contribute to the further expansion of our activities.

About Memorix

Memorix makes innovative software for archives and museums to unlock collections through linked open data. We have been ensuring that this history is preserved for the future for 25 years.

A museum collection, an archive or a collection of natural history material contains unique knowledge, connections and stories. By organizing a collection sustainably, connecting it and making it accessible, new insights and ideas arise, people can be amazed and learn new things.

Your role

As a Developer at Memorix you focus on developing software solutions within a project or based on reported incidents. In addition:

  • Building complex websites or custom applications in PHP, for example based on Joomla! or Laravel;
  • You will work with PHP 7.4/8.1, Nginx, Memcached, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Solr, Kubernetes, Docker, Vue.js, and Laravel;
  • In addition, the Client Solutions Team is responsible for implementations and migrations to and from our collection management system

Your profile

As a Memorix winner you work independently, but you can also work well in a team. A collegiate team player! You would like to develop yourself, not only professionally, but also on a personal level. And you like to make time for that. In addition:

  • At least 2 years of experience with object-oriented PHP;
  • Do you have experience with relational databases, preferably MySQL or PostgreSQL;
  • Experience with Laravel, Joomla! and/or Solr is a plus;
  • Experience working according to Agile (Scrum) is an advantage;
  • Experience with Linked Data (RDF) is an advantage;
  • Experience with Kotlin is a plus;
  • An active Github account is a plus;
  • HBO/academic working and thinking level;
  • Good knowledge of the English language.

About the team

The Client Solutions Team consists of a team leader and a team of 8 developers. In addition, there is a UX/UI designer who optimizes the design of our products.

What we offer

You will end up in a team of professionals who are all passionate about their profession. We develop much of our software/hardware ourselves, check our product website Memorix (Nexus) for an example.

Our employees are innovative, committed, respectful and driven — and we expect the same from you. On the other hand, there is of course an inspiring working environment and plenty of room to develop your talents and qualities. Working at Memorix also means that you can count on the following employment conditions:

  • A competitive salary;
  • 25 (+2 bonus) vacation days;
  • Travel allowance;
  • Extensive training and development opportunities;
  • Museum annual card;
  • Windows, Linux laptop or MacBook of your choice.

More information is available from the HR department.

Interested? Then send your motivation letter and CV to

Taking a test can be part of the application procedure.
We would like to receive a reference to your GitHub profile with your application.

Questions about or interested in the vacancy?

Celena Muller


+31 (0)72-5355756