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API Developer

API Developer

Overig Schipholgebouw Overig

Nice to know (you)

  • We are looking for an experienced API Developer with profound JAVA knowledge to facilitate the automated data exchange between Schiphol’s information systems internally as well as to its ecosystem. This includes passengers, airlines, customs, caterers and energy companies.
  • You’ll be part of the DnA API development team, where we deliver (REST and Streaming) APIs in a small but closely connected team. Within this agile team we provide customers and the aviation partners of Schiphol with timely and accurate data.
  • With 3,000 proud colleagues, we work toward our mission: "the world's most sustainable and high quality airports.

Connecting your world

As API developer you disclose the world of Schiphol data. The activities you perform on a daily basis are diverse and included the creation of new APIs, upgrading existing APIs to the newest standard, problem solving and interacting with the users.How you achieve results in this? That’s up to you. We trust in the way you find a solution for every problem. You put your talents to work at:

  • Developing REST APIs and Streaming APIs.
  • Reviewing code, pair programming and sharing knowledge.
  • Supporting our (internal) clients.
  • Taking part in our drive to continuously improve.

You've got this

Schiphol connects your world. With the best people, we make travel safe and responsible. You contribute to this by analysing problems, recognising patterns and reasoning logically. The result? Insight and solutions. Also, you are the talent who keeps coming up with new, clever things. In addition, for this position you have:

  • 5+ years of experience in designing, developing and maintaining APIs.
  • Experienced in Java >=8 programming and worked with Java for at least five years.
  • A relevant bachelor’s and master’s degree.
  • Good knowledge of (the majority) our technology stack: Reactor, Confluent Kafka, Elasticsearch, OpenShift/ Docker, Micronau.

You get this

  • ​​​​​€ 4401 to € 6128 gross per month (Schaal 11).
  • A 13th month (year-end bonus).
  • The possibility to work 4 x 9 hours in a 36-hour work week.
  • An NS Business Card that fully reimburses travel by public transportation to and from work.


These are just some of our terms of employment that come with this position (based on a 36-hour work week). Schiphol Group has even more to offer you. For the complete overview of all terms and conditions of employment, please visit Conditions - Werken bij Schiphol Group.

About the Team

With 3,000 proud colleagues, we go the extra mile to connect the Netherlands with the rest of the world in the best possible way. Innovation, safety and cooperation are at the forefront. Together we give more meaning to travel and contribute to the economy and society. For more than 100 years. In the Netherlands and beyond. By the way, did you know that:

  • ... Schiphol Group owns and operates Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Rotterdam The Hague Airport and Lelystad Airport? We also have a majority stake in Eindhoven Airport.
  • … there were a total of 61.7 million travellers from and to Schiphol Airport in 2023? 
  • ... as a API Developer will be joining the business area Data, AI and Analytics (DnA)?

Choose your destination

What are your talents? What dreams do you have? What is your story? We are curious about you and invite you to apply. You can apply by sharing your motivation and resume with us via the application button below.

  • Do you have questions about the application process? Contact Erwin Schuur, Recruitment Business Partner by sending a message to: erwin.schuur@schiphol.nl.
  • For more information about applying at Schiphol Group: Job application process - Werken bij Schiphol Group.  
  • For the safety of our passengers and colleagues, a security screening (Certificate of Conduct) is always part of the recruitment process. 
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Kom werken in de magie van Schiphol Group

Schiphol. Een unieke werkplek waar altijd iets gebeurt. Als een ‘city that never sleeps’. Altijd mensen in beweging en verbinding. Reizigers, collega’s, security, schoonmakers en medewerkers van horeca en winkels. Een wereld die 24/7 doordraait.

Daar speel jij dagelijks een belangrijke rol bij Schiphol Group. Een rol met betekenis en impact. Een rol waarin je écht verschil maakt. Een rol waar je trots op kunt zijn.

Van bepalen hoe we de luchthaven inrichten tot het ontwikkelen van een reizigersapp. Met denkers en doeners. En dat met de blik gericht op een duurzame en innovatieve toekomst voor een schonere, stillere en slimmere luchthaven.

Welkom in onze wereld!

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