EV-Box is hiring a

Lead Java Developer/Architect

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Are you passionate about Java, J2EE, Javascript, Cloud Services, HTML/CSS, and Angular JS? Would you like to build cutting edge cloud services on the crossroads of smart grid and electric cars?


We make mobility sustainable by charging the worlds electric cars.

EV-Box is the global market leader in Electric Vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure and related cloud-based services, with an installed base of over 30,000 charging points around the world. EV-Box offers the safest, fastest and user-friendly charging experience to electric vehicle owners, businesses and electricity providers. We are building cloud services and apps that will charge the car when energy is cheapest, that can feed back energy to the house when energy is expensive while keeping the car sufficiently charged for everyday use.

Just like the automobile replaced the horse and carriage, so will electric vehicles replace combustion-based automobiles. A charging point at every parking spot, an Electric Vehicle for every home. The company has been profitable since it's foundation in 2009, we have recently acquired a significant investment from Gilde Private Equity to further grow our team, fuel hardware innovation, software development and our international rollout. And it's our mission is to rid the world of combustion-based vehicles.



As our DEVELOPMENT SOFTWARE LEAD/ARCHITECT EV-CHARGING you work on continuously innovating the software solutions related to Electrical Vehicle charging. Some of the projects you will lead include: big data crunching, (energy) peak shaving, data visualisation, smart charging. Have you seen Elon's keynote of the Tesla Powerwall?!

You can expect to work on a number of projects (some more secret than others) in this varied, multifaceted role, but will summarily be expected to:

  • Ability to design, develop and deploy high-performance, and highly-scalable systems
  • Technical lead of a small team of software engineers
  • Autonomously take projects from vague design specs/prototypes or ideas to fully featured, production-ready applications that will be used by a wide range of users
  • Own a large portion of our codebase, set up and own testing and build infrastructure
  • Lead the development team, deliver robust thoroughly tested code from your team
  • Work in an Agile software development way with sprints, and act as a Scrum Master
  • Lead technical discussions regarding interfaces with embedded systems and innovative projects with business partners
  • Analyze and enhance efficiency, stability and scalability of system resources
  • Be involved in recruiting initiatives



We provide a young, innovation driven environment. We offer the best technology in the market and are perceived as technology leaders. Lots of opportunity to grow, learn and be awesome. We offer personal development training and coaching on your skills. As we are a fast-growing team, we enjoy regular team-building events and we have an in-office mini-racetrack (electrical cars only, duh!). Basically we work hard, play harder and celebrate success.

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