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Tech Lead

Job description

Our platform is expanding rapidly, and our company is growing fast. To take our platform and our company to the next level, we need a Tech Lead. Nixon Digital is actively seeking an exceptional Tech Lead, who has a strong passion for innovation and creativity, to take on the role of Tech Lead for our SaaS startup. As Tech Lead, you will play a critical role in guiding the development and growth of our company by providing strategic guidance, technical leadership and effectively managing the technology team.

Who are we?

We are Nixon Digital, a startup located in Alkmaar. At Nixon, we have big goals and believe there is huge potential in the market. We are looking for talented people to join our team and help us take advantage of the opportunities ahead as we work towards growth.

Our platform helps companies better manage their website portfolio, making us an important partner in ensuring privacy and security compliance. As a startup, we are constantly developing and improving everything we do.

What do we do

We have developed a SaaS (Software as a Service) platform that helps companies get a better grip on their complex digital landscape. How? By taking charge of their website portfolio and making it more practical. For instance, we help them check if their website has a privacy policy or if SSL certificates are up to date. We are a young startup, but we are scaling rapidly and continually developing our platform to help our clients develop their digital maturity.

What are you going to do as Tech Lead

As the Tech Lead at Nixon Digital, you will be the primary point of contact between the Product Owner, the customer, and your team. You will also be responsible for translating the information flows and requirements to ensure that the development team has a clear understanding of the project’s objectives.

  • Lead the development and execution of our technology strategy that aligns with our business goals and objectives.
  • Continuously evaluate and challenge our technology strategy based on insights and knowledge of emerging technologies.
  • Manage and develop the team, provide coaching and mentoring to ensure they have the skills, tools, and resources necessary to succeed.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to design and develop the Nixon Platform, using PHP 8, Azure DevOps, Docker, Kubernetes, and NodeJS.
  • Ensure our technology infrastructure is scalable, secure, and resilient.
  • Foster a culture of innovation and experimentation that encourages creativity and risk-taking to accelerate our development cycle.

Who are you?

As a person, you are a decisive individual who seeks the right solution to the right question. You are a valuable member of the team and are responsible for communicating with various stakeholders. Therefore, we expect you to be verbally assertive.

You have a passion for technology, which means that you have enough experience to understand how IT works, even if you don’t know all the ins and outs of every technique. You provide solicited and unsolicited advice and are open to the opinions of others.

Furthermore, you:

  • Have 10+ years of experience in a technology leadership role with a proven track record of delivering high-quality products and solutions.
  • Are an expert in internet technologies, DNS, domain management, website technologies, tracking, and cookies.
  • Have strong experience with PHP 8, Azure DevOps, Docker, Kubernetes, NodeJS, and react.
  • Are experienced in managing and leading a technology team in an Agile environment.
  • Have exceptional problem-solving and critical thinking skills with a data-driven approach.
  • Are a strong communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to build and maintain relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Have a Bachelor’s/ Master’s degree in computer science, Engineering, or a related field.

Why work at Nixon Digital

  • 25 holidays
  • An innovative and creative work environment
  • Cosy drinks and other team events
  • Fresh lunch and an endless amount of fruit
  • Good labour conditions
  • Room for personal development
  • You are part of a fast-growing start-up with the power of a large enterprise.

Want to know more? Ask Sjoerd!

If you believe that you are our new Tech Lead, kindly send an email to Sjoerd Heddema ( We will review your CV and reach out to you if we believe you would be a good fit. If we do, we would be delighted to invite you to our office!