Elmar Reizen is seeking a Software Developer | Scala, Clojure, Go | Spark, Solr for a full-time position located in Amsterdam, NL.

What we are doing

Elmar Reizen is part of Otravo, which is the largest online travel agent of the Benelux and parent company of the brands www.vakantiediscounter.nl (Elmar Reizen) and www.WTC.nl. We sell flights and package holidays in the Netherlands and build all our systems in house with our own development teams of full stack developers. We do that by leveraging technologies like:

  • Apache Spark for distributed data processing
  • Clojure and ClojureScript/React powering our website
  • Play, Akka, Solr for a scalable back-end
  • Kafka, Go and ELK for our data management platform
  • A/B experiments for sensible decision making

We are an informal company that uses Agile development and best practices to deliver working software with little overhead, fast time to market, and high quality. We do this all from our beautifully situated office at the canals in the center of Amsterdam.

What you will be doing

You will join one of our Product Team where you will be:

  • Sharing your expert knowledge on the above technologies
  • Gaining knowledge on the above technologies from your expert colleagues
  • Writing lots of (clean) code that goes to production continuously
  • Spent 10 percent on private projects to find the next big thing


  • 5+ years as a professional software developer
  • Solid experience with one of the technologies we use
  • Experience with functional programming
  • A passion for learning and sharing knowledge
  • Experience with Big Data, Spark, Solr/Elastic Search is a plus
  • Experience with React, Scalaz, Play framework is a plus
  • Experience with AWS, Docker or OpenStack is a plus

What we offer

  • A good salary
  • 30 paid holidays days
  • Opportunities to attend conferences, trainings, workshops, etc.
  • Discount on your holiday trips (of course :)
  • Vibrant company culture
  • Support with relocation (visa, housing)
  • Support with 30% tax ruling

To Apply

Do you want to know more about this job? Are you a passionate software developer? Do you think you can make a difference? Then please apply and send your resume to apply-9004 [at] functionaljobs [dot] com