Perl Developer at Booking.com in Amsterdam!

for Booking.com in Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS

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Skills:
Perl (Perl 5,14), nginx, Plack, uWSGI, MySQL, Memcache, JavaScript, Git, Hadoop, ElasticSearch, Redis, Sereal, Linux 
Location:
Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS
Area Code:
Travel Req:
none 
Telecommute:
no 
Pay Rate:
Tax Term:
FULLTIME 
Length:
 
Posted:
3-21-2014 
Position ID:
268251 
Dice ID:
RTX17e3e7 

Due to our continuing growth we are in search of Perl Developers for our headquarters in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. We use Perl (Perl 5,14), nginx, Plack, uWSGI, MySQL, Memcache, JavaScript, Git, Hadoop, ElasticSearch, Redis, Sereal and Linux & more. We do agile software development based on Scrum. We get our changes out really fast; it's rare for your code not to be on our live systems within hours of you pushing it. As a data driven company we have a clear goal – helping our customers.  Everything we do is aimed at solving problems

 

As a Perl Developer, you are responsible for the development and maintenance of our web based systems. In the position you will be required to work both independently and also be part of a team. You are an excellent communicator and have a can-do attitude. Due to the strong growth of our business we are looking for Perl Developers worldwide to join our Amsterdam based IT-team. The position is open to worldwide applicants; you must be willing to relocate to the Netherlands and we will assist you with obtaining a work/residence for you and your dependents (if applicable).

 
Key Responsibilities
  • You design and develop with colleagues new generation, secure, scalable and high performance web based systems.
  • Lead projects; coach and train new developers
  • Collaborate with Team Leaders to schedule your technical priorities
  • Answer questions regarding our current systems
  • Solve problems and issues
  • Act as an intermediary for complaints and problems

 

 

 

Required Skills and Experience
  • Pragmatic attitude
  • Independent and pro-active work attitude
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Wide demonstrable experience with Object Oriented programming
  • Experience with relational databases (preferably MySQL)
  • Experience with Linux and Server Side Technologies/HTTP
  • At least 2 years of experience with Perl
  • Minimum 4 years of experience with software development
  • Preferably University level in Math or IT
  • Currently living in the Netherlands or prepared to relocate to the Netherlands
 
Interested?

Are you ready to relocate to Amsterdam and join an international, result driven, fun & dynamic work environment? We offer a competitive salary plus bonus, with possibilities for further career opportunities within our fast growing company. This position is open to worldwide candidates and in the case of relocation we will assist you with a relocation package ensuring a smooth transition to working and living in the Netherlands.

Booking.com
Herengracht 597
Amsterdam, NL