Lead Developer

Vacancy | Medior | Fulltime | Rotterdam Centre | Scale-up

We are looking for a software developer to join the team, for developing and extending our online platform for clean mobile energy. Join us in our beautiful Rotterdam headquarters and work on planet Earth’s #1 clean energy sharing platform!

Company profile

Skoon is a young and impact-driven company which offers career advancement, an interdisciplinary team, and a large network to accelerate your professional and personal development. Our mission is to make clean energy accessible and affordable to anyone and everywhere which manifests in our two software solutions, Skoon Sharing and Skoon Suite. Our head office is located in the very centre of Rotterdam in the Millennium tower (Marriott hotel) next to Rotterdam Central station.

This is a greenfield opportunity allowing the right candidate to make a substantial impact on our business, and to work on a business that’s not only economically viable; but also socially and environmentally responsible.

Candidate’s profile

We seek a talented and experienced software developer to take ownership of our sharing platform. We are looking for a highly motivated individual, comfortable with working in a dynamic start-up environment, and able to solve problems quickly and in a diligent manner. Aside from profound hands-on experience in software development, our ideal candidate will have a strong commercial sense and a strong understanding of the principles and best practices of system and software architecture.

What will you be working on?

Our online platform consists of two parts. Firstly, we have a rental management software tool, Skoon Suite, helping owners of energy assets develop data-driven and scalable operations. Secondly, the online marketplace, Skoon Sharing, on which clean energy assets are traded ‘Airbnb style’. The platform brings together all stakeholders, automates the logistics and offers monitoring tools for both the owners and users of clean mobile energy solutions. This is what we call Clean Energy on Demand.

You will:

  • Lead a team of developers to build and maintain our 2 applications, Skoon Sharing and Skoon Suite (ReactJS and .NET Core)
  • Plan and execute (or delegate) deployments to productions
  • Schedule meetings with the team to discuss and refine new work
  • Communicate with a Product Owner to discuss the direction of the application and plan for work
  • Be the main communication point of the development team
  • Uphold the development process and makes sure team members do the same
  • Develop and maintain one of our applications

We are looking for someone who:

  • Has at least 3 years of experience with Web Development, working in a team, either:
    • 3 years of experience with ReactJS
    • 3 years of experience with C# (preferably .NET Core) or similar languages
  • Has a strong sense of responsibility
  • Communicates well, and encourages team members to do so by including them actively
  • Can deal with pressure, is organized and can manage expectations.

What we offer:

  • Negotiable salary plus bonus options
  • Scale-up mentality and possibilities
  • You will work in an organization that is fully in motion, with development opportunities and room for your own input
  • On-the-job training and coaching
  • Learning and development budget
  • Many young, enthusiastic colleagues
  • Travel expenses
  • Flexible workplaces (currently working from home partly)
  • We take care of you, both physically and mentally
  • Access to a gym located in the same building as the office

If you want to participate in our application procedure or want to have a chat with one of our software developers for more info, send your CV to [email protected] and we will reach out to you. Come and join us!


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