Backend Developer / DevOps

  •   Amsterdam, Netherlands
  •   Open
  •   Experienced

Resn is looking for a human that lives, breathes and rubs the best in back end dev and the Interwebs all over themselves. You keep up-to-date with current and emerging relevant trends online and only surf the best quality adult themed sites.

The Back End Developer works closely with our front end development teams to deliver the highest quality user experience this side of everything. You love the deep dark depths of the backend, you plan your attack in detail and know the tips 'n' tricks so you can forge consistent and desirable experiences across the scattered landscape that is the modern desktop and mobile web.

You can work within a creative environment and laugh at yourself and all the freaks we have working here.

You'll be responsible for the research and development of rock solid and secure systems that serve up the content love to our gooey and lush desirable front ends.

This position is for our Amsterdam office right along the corner of two lovely canals in a beautiful office space with touches of old and new architecture.



  • In-depth experience with PHP
  • In-depth experience with MySQL, JSON, XML and database driven content
  • Solid experience with node.js
  • Basic understanding of HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and JQuery development
  • Bringing more and other stacks to the table is a plus (think Python, Javascript, C, etc)
  • Creation and design of API's for Javascript frontends
  • Experience implementing standards based websites built for accessibility, SEO and interactivity
  • Exceptional understanding of and practice using Object Oriented Coding principles
  • Education in computer science development and OOP patterns is a huge asset
  • Knowledge of image processing and video encoding is a plus (imagemagick, opencv, ffmpeg, etc)

DevOps / Hosting

  • Experience setting up complex servers and environments including Amazon Web Services (EC2, S3) and different type of CDNs like Cloudfront, Fastly or Akamai.
  • Experience working on a variety of complex hosting setups and automated deployments such as Jenkins and or other CI tools
  • Extensive knowledge working with 3rd party API's
  • In-depth experience working with GIT
  • Experience working with multiple flavours of Linux
  • Understands different scaling needs for campaigns which have huge spikes in traffic
  • Sound knowledge of security best practices (linux user management, how to secure a db, controlled access to servers)

Personal Skills

  • 3+ years agency experience digging deep into the backend
  • Methodical planning of your approach to the complex problems of high end experience development.
  • Flexibility to juggle multiple projects while being able to solve problems independently, adapt to quickly changing priorities, maintain a high-level of work under pressure, and deliver on required timelines
  • High level of independence, motivation and autonomy.
  • Experience working in a creative team.
  • Solid understanding and interest in performance (site loading, server processes)

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