Backend developer

Fast-growing mobile agency Nakko is at present searching for an experienced backend developer. Do you want to be part of this dynamic and informal organization in which you have a true influence on your projects and on the further development of the company?

Backend Developer

Nakko is a young, fast-growing and innovative Dutch mobile agency, focused on creating, realizing and maintaining cutting-edge mobile applications and services for the leading mobile platforms. Nakko is based in the Amsterdam region. Its team consists of at present 20 enthusiastic and truly involved professionals, and is rapidly growing. Nakko has a professional but informal and open culture, in which any team member is regarded as a key contributor towards the success of the projects and the company. People are encouraged to utilize the max of their capabilities, also beyond the borders of their present and proven knowledge and expertise. It is not only about ‘harvesting’ present capabilities but also about exploring and developing new capabilities!

The following personal qualities are important for Nakko:

• Team player with high sense of responsibility and involvement • Creative but realistic mind • Professional attitude and a structured way of working • Well-developed planning skills • Flexibility, being able to deal with changes • Being led by possibilities rather than by limitations • High level of personal integrity

The Skills we’re looking for:


Familiar with writing and reading software designs & documentation Medior in Java programming Knowledge of various Relational and NoSQL databases Experience with Amazon, Rackspace, Azure or other cloud platforms Experience in writing high availability webservices Knowledge of mobile platforms and their various capabilities.


Java, PHP, PHP frameworks (preferably Symfony), Basic Linux administration,


MySQL Cassandra MongoDb Redis

Familiar with various Tools & platforms:

Linux Operating system Jboss / Wildfly Apache Tomcat Apache Maven / Jax-RS / Jetty. Nginx Git


Marklogic Elasticsearch

Being fluent in Dutch is an advantage but certainly not a requirement. 
Interested? If you are interested in this position, or you initially just would like to hear more about it, then please contact Philip Kolb by phone on +316- 50691222, by email on philip [at] nakko [dot] com. For more information about Nakko, please visit

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