Overview

Title: Back-end Infrastructure Developer (this position is filled)

TAUS Overview
TAUS is making a transition from an industry think tank to a resource center providing support to a global audience of tens of thousands of translation agencies and companies, global corporations and smaller companies as well as government organizations and institutions buying translation services and technologies. TAUS industry-shared services include knowledge bases, reports, news, publications, tutorials, online (SaaS) tools for translation quality evaluation, QE reporting, translation memory data.

The Role
The Back-end Infrastructure Developer will join a small team that is responsible for the development and support of new features on the TAUS Dynamic Quality Framework, TAUS Academy and the TAUS Data platform.

Main Tasks

Main Tasks

  • Help developing the TAUS Dynamic Quality Framework
  • Help developing the data sharing platform TAUS Data
  • Working on the European Commission funded project Modern Machine Translation.

Requirements

Requirements

  • Fluent in English and in at least one other language
  • Excellent writing skills and verbal communications skills
  • Continuous learner and disciplined worker
  • Inspired to work in fast-paced, nimble business environments
  • Reliable, hardworking and a team player
  • Passionate about finding the best solution for the end user
  • Fluency in at least two (and preferably several): Java, C++, C# , Python, PHP, Javascript
  • Experience with full stack web development, including front- and back-end implementation, relational database design, RESTful APIs, and basic Linux administration
  • A bachelor or master degree in Computer Science, Engineering or Mathematics
  • Experience in information retrieval is a plus
  • Localization experience is a plus!

Reporting

The Back-end Infrastructure Developer works closely with the other TAUS Software Engineers and the Product Managers as well as with the content creators. The Back-end Infrastructure Developer reports to the Director of Research & Development, who is based in Washington DC.

Location

The job will be performed in the Amsterdam office of TAUS on the Keizersgracht 74.

If you are interested or if you have suggestions for good candidates, please write to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.