Backend (Full-Stack) Software Engineer

Are you a software engineer that makes our customer’s data dreams come true?

We are Axual, a fresh startup on a mission. A mission to unleash the power of information within large organizations, in real-time. We enable them to respond instantly to their customers’ ever-changing needs.


We provide them with real-time data solutions. And we provide the tools and services to administer their business data streams easily and reliably. Customers love us because we make their real-time data dreams come true.

We are looking for engineers to help us on our mission. Engineers that recognize themselves in the following:

  • you are a free-spirited individual
  • you like to challenge the established order using cutting edge technologies;
  • you realize that a client’s mind changes from time to time; requirements are not set in stone, just like you;
  • you want the client to be self-supporting;
  • you have a product development mindset. Improving “your” product makes you proud.


You will be developing features and related software components that make our solutions stable and secure, easy to use and easy to monitor. You will help clients connect their existing data sources to the platform and develop state-of-the-art streaming applications. As a subject matter expert, you don’t mind sharing your knowledge and insights during development cycles, or even during training sessions for clients. You will be using the latest in open source technologies. And of course, you’ll be working in an agile environment.

What are we looking for?

  • 3+ years of experience in Java application development in a professional (enterprise) environment
  • Good understanding of containerisation solutions and microservices approaches
  • Experience using the Spring Ecosystem: Web, Boot, Security, Data, etc.
  • Experience with modern version control systems: GIT
  • Experience with build tools: Maven

Nice to haves

  • Affinity for messaging systems: Apache Kafka
  • Experience with Cloud Providers: AWS, Azure, Google Cloud
  • Knowledge about new frameworks and tools like: Spring Boot 2, Java 11
  • Experience with Docker and / or Kubernetes
  • Experience in developing front-end applications using modern frameworks: ReactJS, Angular, VueJS

What we have to offer

  • A salary suitable for someone with your knowledge and expertise
  • A brand new MacBook Pro
  • Pension plan paid by the company
  • Cool office in the heart of Utrecht, right next to Utrecht Centraal
  • NS Business Card
  • A lot of fun during office hours ( PS4 ) and outside office hours ( company outings )
  • A company that you can help build from the ground up

Do you want to join us on our mission? Do you want to know more? Let’s get in touch.
Please send your resume to or just give Joris a call at +31 6 15 24 72 41

– acquisition based on this job posting is not desired, nor appreciated
– no freelancers