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Platform Engineer (API)

Utrecht, Utrecht, NetherlandsTechnology

Job description

Undagrid is an IoT software solution provider for the traceability of business goods and materials. As a Platform Engineer (API) at Undagrid, you will be responsible for the development, testing, maintenance, and documentation of various public APIs that are critical for our IoT solutions. Your role will involve creating innovative features and ensuring our APIs are user-friendly and meet the diverse needs of our customers. You'll collaborate closely with the Solution Architect and Mobile Software Developer to enhance Undagrid's solutions and deliver an exceptional user experience.

The key responsibilities:

  1. API Development: You will be at the forefront of API development, creating robust and scalable solutions. Your expertise will be essential in designing, coding, and testing APIs that meet the specific requirements of our customers. By understanding their unique use cases, you will develop APIs that enable seamless integration of our IoT solutions into their existing systems.
  2. Customer Focus: With a customer-centric approach, you will gain a deep understanding of our users' needs and expectations. By actively engaging with customers and conducting user research, you will identify pain points, gather feedback, and translate these insights into actionable improvements for our APIs. Your goal will be to exceed customer expectations and ensure the Undagrid APIs deliver outstanding value.
  3. API Support: You will provide exceptional support to our end-users, guiding them through the implementation and usage of our APIs. Your technical expertise and problem-solving skills will be crucial in troubleshooting issues, resolving challenges, and ensuring smooth integration for our customers. By offering timely and effective support, you will build strong relationships with our users and contribute to their success.
  4. Integration with 3rd Party APIs: Collaboration will be key as you work closely with external partners to integrate their APIs into our platform. Your ability to understand and adapt to different API frameworks will enable seamless interoperability between Undagrid and other systems. By fostering strong relationships with 3rd party API providers, you will contribute to expanding our ecosystem and delivering comprehensive solutions.
  5. Documentation and Communication: You will be responsible for creating clear and comprehensive documentation for our APIs. By providing detailed technical guides, examples, and tutorials, you will empower developers to successfully integrate our APIs. Additionally, you will collaborate with the marketing and sales teams to communicate the value of our APIs to external stakeholders, highlighting their benefits and use cases.
  6. Continuous Improvement: As a Platform Engineer, you will continuously strive for excellence. By staying up-to-date with industry trends and best practices, you will identify opportunities for innovation and improvement in our API offerings. Your insights and contributions will help shape the future direction of Undagrid's solutions, ensuring we remain at the forefront of IoT technology.

Job requirements

We expect from you:

  • 4-8+ years of experience. Starters are also more than welcome to respond!
  • Relevant Bachelor's or master's degree in Software development
  • Javascript & Typescript
  • Express
  • NodeJS
  • MongoDB
  • MQTT
  • Cooperation at a multidisciplinary level
  • A pre is having knowledge about e.g.: PostgreSQL, Apache Spark, Python, AWS, Docker, Kubernetes, Java/Scala, gRPC

At our company, we strive to provide an diverse and rewarding work environment where everyone feels valued and empowered. When you join our team, you can expect the following:

  1. Competitive Compensation and Growth Opportunities: We offer a competitive salary that reflects your skills and experience. Additionally, we believe in fostering professional growth, providing opportunities for career advancement and skill development within our organization.
  2. Exciting Work with a Global Impact: Get ready for an exhilarating daily work experience where you'll directly engage with our diverse and global customer base. You'll have the chance to collaborate with people from around the world, gaining insights and perspectives that will broaden your horizons.
  3. Supportive and Knowledge-Sharing Team: Our team is not only highly motivated but also committed to supporting and welcoming new members. We value knowledge sharing and collaboration, ensuring that you have the resources and support needed to excel in your role. Together, we create an inclusive and empowering work culture.
  4. Performance-Based Stock Option Plan: As a testament to our belief in recognizing individual contributions, we offer a stock option plan based on both performance and experience. This allows you to share in our success and be part of our collective growth.
  5. Transportation Benefits: We provide a public transport card, ensuring your commute to work is convenient and hassle-free. This benefit supports sustainability and promotes a greener way of commuting.
  6. Inspiring Office Space: Our brand new office, located in the heart of Utrecht, awaits you. Situated right at the main train station, it offers easy accessibility and a vibrant atmosphere. The inspiring office environment is designed to enhance your creativity and productivity.
  7. Regular Social Team Events: We understand the importance of work-life balance and fostering strong team bonds. That's why we organize bi-monthly social team events, where you can connect with your colleagues outside of work, build relationships, and have fun together.
  8. Flexible Work Arrangements: We believe in offering flexibility to our employees, which includes the possibility of partly working from home. This allows you to achieve a better work-life balance and tailor your work environment to suit your needs.

Don't miss out on this exceptional opportunity to join our team and contribute to a revolutionary product that is transforming the IoT industry. Apply today and be part of a open workplace where your skills, ideas, and contributions are valued and celebrated.