Java Backend Developer

The Hague, NL - Engineering

About the job

At Beatgrid, we are changing the world of media measurement. We have created the new gold standard of TV and cross-media measurement and work closely with our clients such as Google, Unilever, P&G, Mars, GSK, and many more.

Take this unique opportunity, and join us on this growth journey. In this position, you’ll work closely with clients’ requirements to build the world’s best advertising and cross-media audience measurement platform.

You must be an extraordinary software engineer that is super excited to build a product for companies of the likes of Google while working with the very latest technology stacks while enjoying the adventure of a technology scale-up.

In this position, you will be working with very experienced developers to create beautiful, polished, well-tested products and services

About you


  • Work with clients such as Google, P&G, Mars, and others, to translate requirements into new cross-media analytics products.
  • Create efficient, reusable, and reliable code.
  • Take ownership and initiative, be able to work independently.
  • Be able to make strategic decisions related to new technologies and products.

Skills and experience

  • Technological background (Computer science or other beta science).
  • Minimum 12 years experience with Java back-end development based on JPA and Spring Framework/Spring Boot.
  • Fluent in SQL.
  • Fluent in all implications of transactions, threading and clustering for back-end applications.
  • Experience with API designs and versioning (backwards compatibility, etc).
  • Good understanding of data structures and algorithms
  • Bonus
    • Experience with message-oriented middleware such as Kafka and/or RabbitMQ.
    • Experience with No-SQL databases.
    • Experience with Amazon Web Services.


  • Attitude towards improving knowledge and learning, trying to find the best practices.
  • Open to receiving constructive feedback.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Embrace best practices.
  • Getting-things-done mentality

What's in it for you


  • Work with the latest cutting-edge technology, including proprietary ACR technology platform.
  • Enjoy the dynamics of a start-up environment.
  • A high sense of product ownership.
  • An abundance of exciting technology challenges.
  • Competitive salary.
  • Employee Stock Options (optional).
  • Company retreats and fun events.
  • Flexible working hours.
  • Possibility to work from home when needed.
  • 24 vacation days.

How to apply?

At Beatgrid, we believe that the power of our cross-media solutions resides in the happiness and wellbeing of our team. The success of our business growth is a direct consequence of having a healthy corporate culture.

We are on the path to becoming the future of cross-media measurement, but this is only achievable when blending a passion for work with life enjoyment.

We are always looking for world-class talent, ready to tackle new daily ambitious challenges that will ultimately shape the future of cross-media measurement.

(Please refrain from applying if you don’t have a valid VISA to work in the Netherlands).