Developer .NET, Java and Javascript

Location:  Riksja Travel  – Leiden, The Netherlands

The Riksja Travel Network believes in giving customers an honest, real experience of our destinations. This is at the heart of everything we do. We strive to provide not just holidays, but enriching life experiences that bring customers closer to the destination they have chosen to visit.  We are part of a continuously growing network of businesses across Holland, Germany and UK and have ambitious plans to build on our success so far. We believe that our people are the most important asset and take great pride in facilitating personal and professional development.  We recognize the key role of IT for our business and are looking for an Experienced developer with an interest in travelling and Travel Business.

About the Role

The experienced developer will be part of the ICT team and responsible for the maintenance our current ERP back office application Riks3. Riks3 is the important backbone of our company in which all prospect and client facing activities.  The application is based on .NET (Visual Studio) C#, Java and JavaScript and a MS-SQL database. You will be working in close cooperation with the ICT and Application Management team. The role is based and contracted in our Leiden office (Holland).

Description of what we expect:

  • Monitoring and bug fxing the Riks3 application
  • Responsible with the ICT Team for the performance of the Riks3 application
  • Proactively preventing or resolving incidents and issues in the Riks3 the application
  • Able to quickly scan code and analyse for issues and fix them
  • Good communicative skills in Dutch and English language
  • Willing to occasionally work outside office hours if required


  • Technical Vocational Education (up to level of HBO by education or experience)
  • Several years’ experience as a developer or software architect
  • Good working knowledge of:
    • C#, ASP.NET MVC, WEBAPI’s en Web Services
    • Javascript, HTML, CSS, en SQL;
    • MS SQL-server; (T-SQL en MS SQL Server optimalisation/configuration)
    • Java
    • EXTJS
    • TFS (pre)
    • SVN (pre)
    • Hudson (pre)
  • Independent and accurate work attitude
  • Analytically strong
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience as a .NET Developer

Other personal and job related skills

  • Genuine interest in tourism and travel products
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Stress resistant
  • Structured
  • Empathic
  • Communicative
  • Accurate
  • Capable to translate commercial/business ideas to technical services