Backend Developer Internship

About this job

About Wonderkind

We truly believe there’s a Wonderkind (One of a kind, unique Talent) in all of us. With our Talent Attraction Technology, we enable our users to deliver visual content pro-actively to specific interest-based talent segments on platforms they’re using on a daily basis. We encourage talent to follow their dreams and do the job they really love. The job that matches their true interests. We’re on a mission to inspire millions of candidates to do the job they really love.

Backend Developer Internship at Wonderkind

We are a young and ambitious, easygoing company with a big dream: Become a hyper scalable talent tech disruptor with happy employees and happy customers! We are looking for someone that helps us finalizing our brand new application that talks to multiple third parties. Another team will work on the client facing side, so this is a full server-side position.


The project needs to be a failure-resistant, event-triggered system with API endpoints to expose information. To achieve this we will be using cutting edge architecture designs, tests and CI/CD.

Your activities:

  • Writing and testing well-structured, high-quality code you can be proud of!
  • Proactively communicate your ideas with the development team on how we can improve the Wonderkind platform.
  • You follow trending development topics and learn from them.

Last but not least you will work Scrum style, in two-week sprints. Every morning, you will share your progress in team stand-ups, discuss challenges, and set goals for the day. Together, you will keep development rolling smoothly and progress consistent.   

Our stack

A sneak peak of our most relevant technologies:


- PostgreSQL

- Laravel

- Redis / Horizon

- Google Cloud Platform

- Vue / Vuex / TypeScript

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for someone who will flourish working in a scale up environment. Our development team is looking for a proactive personality with good communication skills. Do you like to think in daily deliverables and thrive on challenges?

And also:

  • In training to become a backend engineer, expanding your horizon with new competences?
  • Familiar with design patterns, REST APIs, PHP and working with MVC frameworks like Laravel
  • Experience with VueJS is a nice to have!

What Wonderkind can offer you

You will be part of a talented team of developers, surrounded by talented people in the company. Your team’s challenge is to build the most innovative talent attraction technology, worldwide.

We also offer:

  • The right tools to work; a MacBook and a large external screen
  • EUR 350,- monthly compensation
  • Daily provided lunches (when in the office)
  • A company personal trainer with group lessons
  • Guidance to make your internship as successful as possible
  • We empower the Wonderkind; work in an environment where personal growth is empowered!

If you have any questions about the vacancy reach us by sending an email to or call us at +31 (0)20 2103083.

About Wonderkind