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Systems Engineer (internship)

Job description


For Vandebron it is very important to monitor and enhance our IT infrastructure. The tasks of this internship consists out of maintaining our current infrastructure, to make sure our operations are running smoothly. This part also includes hands-on tasks such as working with our WiFi routers, iMac and Macbook fleet, configuring our cloud software applications, etc. The other part of this internship is project-based. We have many ideas on improving our IT infrastructure and are able to prioritize, also based on your experience and knowledge, projects that really innovate the way of working within Vandebron. The focus of your assignment is to explore and find ways to automate our ongoing processes as much as possible. You work together with our systems engineer rockstar: Robbert Jaspers. He has a lot of relevant experience and can help you learn all the ins and outs of the profession. You will also have a close collaboration with our DEVOPS team. Here technical software improvements come together with technical hardware elements. You will work on the edge of these disciplines.

Job requirements

What is your profile?

  • You are a student at a HBO or WO institute with a relevant field of study;
  • You are enthusiastic about new technology and can proof hands on experience;
  • You have a skillset which includes basic understanding of system engineer such as networking, server architecture, updating/patching troubleshooting and security;
  • You have hands on experience with coding;
  • You are motivated to help Vandebron on our sustainable mission;
  • You are a results-oriented pro-active person.


  • Full-time availability 4-6 months;
  • Mentorship and coaching from Vandebron;
  • Internship compensation of 350 euro (40 hour work-week);
  • Daily fresh lunches and drinks;
  • An office in the heart of Amsterdam;
  • Ability to contribute to the green mission of Vandebron: https://blog.vandebron.nl/.

What do we offer?

  • The experience of contributing changing the world for the better;
  • An ambitious and inspiring work environment;
  • Room for own initiative;
  • Internship allowance in conformity with the market;
  • Daily fresh lunches and drinks;
  • An office in the heart of Amsterdam.


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More about Vandebron

Best working place. In the center of Amsterdam!

Vandebron is a scale-up in the energy world, with a mission to transform the energy market. Starting with 100% green & local energy in the Netherlands. We are doing so by using state of the art technology that distinguishes us from other utility providers. In our latest developments we are using blockchain technology to create a flexible energy solution for electric vehicles.

With your skills as a developer, you can contribute to this awesome and ambitious mission. So not only you will get to work with the latest technologies and a group of enthusiastic international developers in an office with free bio-lunch and great parties: your effort will also help making the world a better place at the same time.

"Why wouldn’t you try to make the future better, if you are going to be a part of it?"

- Elon Musk

Our Way

At Vandebron we strongly believe in the agile principles. We strive to follow the manifesto and we use Scrum as a structure way to plan and adapt our development. Always with a strong focus on customer value. We believe in quality and clean code and our speed is based releasing the smartest MVP rather than compromising the quality of our work. We have 2 week sprints and we manage to continuously deliver value for Vandebron. We move fast and we want our improvements to be in production even before our sprint is finished. We make it possible for Vandebron to offer new services online, like our new ‘smart energy platform’ where we use blockchain technology to develop ‘smart charging’ propositions which is used to speed up the transition to sustainable energy. Also, we offer all our services via a state of the art ecosystem where web (React.js) and app (React native) play an important role and while disrupting our market. Of course we are making sure that our (internal/external) processes, which rely heavily on IT (cloud) systems, remain speedy and flexible. We love creativity, and we're more than happy to give our developers the freedom to express themselves, growing both personally and professionally in a wonderful working environment.