Software development manager | Aviation | Schiphol (PR-34096516)

Location: Schiphol-Rijk, North Holland, Netherlands    |  Remote Working Available
Salary: competitive
Sectors: IT
Job Type: Permanent
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Software development manager | Aviation | Schiphol

For an organisation at Schiphol in Amsterdam, I am looking for a software development manager. This organisation is an innovative technology organisation that is operating worldwide and headquartered in Amsterdam. Despite their well-settled position within the aviation market, they function as a scale-up to adjust easily to their dynamic growth. They recently acquired some big projects that will realise the further growth of the organisation.

You will lead the development team that consists of 5 professionals, including 1 product owner and 4 developers. Your focus is to realise a good software product that can be marketed successfully by the business. By understanding the business needs, you define and execute the product roadmap. Are you an experienced software manager that is interested in working for an innovative organisation? Please read further because the following opportunity might be interesting for you.


  • Leading and managing the software development team;
  • HR responsible by monitoring team performance, recruiting new software talent, ensuring quality, and mentoring team members;
  • Defining and creating the product roadmap considering the business needs;
  • Propose new product functionalities by presenting business cases to the board;
  • Being on top of innovative technologies to ensure the company remains an industry leader;
  • You drive innovation by managing the R&D initiatives. Also, keeping track of the budget, time, and quality;
  • Facilitating training programs for the business to work with and sell the products perfectly;
  • You are part of the management team and have a severe influence on the direction of the product, therefore, the company.


  • Minimum of 10 years of experience with software development, preferably more;
  • 2/3 years of experience as a software development manager;
  • Experience with software development in a production environment;
  • Experience within a Microsoft Development environment;
  • Strong communication skills in English, preferably Dutch as well;
  • Working experience in the Netherlands, preferably in an international environment;
  • Dutch is highly preferred.


  • Competitive salary;
  • Working for an innovative tech company;
  • Possibilities for growth (e.g. possible training budgets, guidance, and growth opportunities);
  • 25 holidays off;
  • Laptop and phone.


Thank you for your interest in this vacancy! Once you have applied, we will contact you as soon as possible.

After that,

we will set up a 1st interview with the COO and HR;

finally, you will meet someone from the software development team;


Do you want to know more about the Software development manager position, apply online or contact me by sending your CV to t.rijnhart @ or call +31 6 2715 2105.

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