Junior Java Developer @Fintech company

February 26, 2024
3500 - 4000 / month
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

Location: Utrecht
Hours: Full-time (40 hours per week)
Salary: 3500 – 4000 EUR/month
Company: Leading FinTech Saas Company
Type: Hybrid (2/3 days in the office per week)

About the company:
A leading FinTech SaaS company, established in 2016, with approximately 65 employees and backed by significant investors. Known for its innovative payment solutions, it is expanding rapidly within Europe. They started in the Netherlands and are now rolling out their products to the UK and other EU countries.

About the Role:
As a Junior Java Developer, you will join one of our autonomous, agile development teams dedicated to reducing financial fraud through innovative technology. Your primary responsibilities include the development and maintenance of our key products and services, using Java and Kotlin within an AWS-hosted infrastructure. You will contribute to our mission of ensuring secure and accurate payments, directly impacting the prevention of fraud and misdirected payments. So not only will you work on your coding skills and passion, but you’ll also have a positive impact on society!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work within an Agile environment, participating in sprints to deliver high-quality software solutions.
  • Develop and maintain various products, including our core name-matching algorithm, APIs, and customer portal.
  • Collaborate with Developers, DevOps Engineers, and a Product Owner to ensure excellence in algorithm performance and system availability.
  • Work on Bank and Corporate API’s, the customer portal and the UK payment solution.


  • Master’s degree in a technical field (Computer Science, Informatics, ….). (Bachelor degrees may also be accepted depending on experience)
  • Working student experience is a bonus, preferably with Java.
  • Excellent English communication skills, both written and spoken.
  • Proactive, inventive, inquisitive, and positively critical mindset.
  • Experience with AWS and/or Python are advantageous.
  • Good grades throughout your study program.

What we offer:

  • A challenging role within an innovative and dynamic team committed to FinTech solutions.
  • The opportunity to have a direct impact on fraud detection systems.
  • Hybrid working hours with the possibility of remote working, 2/3 days in the office is most common.
  • Access to a training budget for personal and professional development, allowing you to continue expanding your skills.
  • Excellent salary in the range of €3500 – €4000/month.
  • A challenging and varied role with significant responsibility and an international dimension.
  • Access to senior developers who are looking forward to coaching you.

Company Culture:
Their core values include Care, Building Together, Thinking Forward, and Being Responsible. They promote a supportive and inclusive environment where all team members can be their authentic selves, working together towards our shared mission of safer payments.

Detachment Details:
In your first year, you will be employed by CodeHive, and we will place you at the client company. This means you will be part of both the CodeHive team and the client company’s team. Through CodeHive, you can attend events, meetings, and courses to enhance your professional skills and expand your network. After 1 or 2 years, you have the option to join the client company permanently, provided it is a mutual fit, allowing you to explore career opportunities while gaining clarity on your path post-graduation.

If this position excites you, click the ‘Apply Now’ button to join CodeHive and make a difference in the FinTech sector! For questions freel free to reach out to Thomas (+31614772772, thomas.vanfoeken@codehive.nl).