full stack engineer 

Employment: full time

Location: Rotterdam


We are looking for a full-stack engineer to further develop the KOTUG OptiPort application, a game-changing AI-based solution for the maritime industry worldwide



About KOTUG OptiPort

KOTUG OptiPort started its digital mission to optimize port operations in 2017. Since then, we have gained a lot of experience in a number of leading ports around the globe, where we are optimizing tugboat fleets for our clients in a revolutionary way.


As we are growing towards a web-based solutions platform, we are looking for a Full Stack Software Engineer.


About the job

You will be involved in the design and development of our Optiport platform. From front-end design to testing, monitoring, maintenance as well as back-end integration, including the implementation of your developments in our clients' nautical operations.


You have a broad knowledge of the development tools, techniques, and coding platforms we are using:


  • MongoDB
  • MySQL / Postgres
  • Google Cloud Platform
  • Git
  • Python/R as our main coding language
  • HTML/CSS React/Gatsby
  • Mapbox, FullCalender


Who are we looking for?

Our perfect candidate has the following competencies:


  • Customer-oriented
  • Working independently
  • Fluent English speaker, Dutch is preferred
  • Affinity with Maritime challenges
  • Effective problem solver
  • Accurate, even when under time pressure
  • Forward-thinker
  • Able to prioritize, plan and multi-task
  • Communicates in an understandable, polite, and friendly manner
  • Ability to work well with others, as well as independently
  • Authorized to work in the Netherlands


Our offer

  • Interesting IT-related challenges in a worldwide leading organization
  • 40h/week full-time position, part-time can be discussed as well.
  • Possibility to travel to clients overseas
  • Perfect lunches and good coffee!
  • A fantastic office with nice views over Rotterdam.



If you like to get more information, please contact Victor van Os 

If you would like to apply for this job, please send your application to Debbie Visser