Software Development Manager Coosto

Does your heart skip a beat from developing teams and people within a dynamic software environment? And do you want to combine your people skills with your knowledge of technology? Then we are looking for you!
wat ga je doen

What are you going to do?

As a Software Development Manager for three software teams, you build and coach the colleagues within these development teams. You help shape our vision and you will report to our IT Director. You are responsible for the tactical execution by the team and you help to coordinate activities such as sprint planning, design choices and schedules. You are also responsible for hiring and coaching talent and experienced colleagues for your team. We value giving open and honest feedback, promoting growth and identifying talent within your teams.

Together with your teams, you are involved in drawing up the IT roadmap and the OKRs (Objective and Key Results) for your department and you also guarantee the progress, you identify any bottlenecks and other obstacles in a timely manner and respond to them. You proactively advise and guide colleagues in this, both on an organizational and technical level. You set priorities, you make choices, and you monitor the quality of the work of your teams. You initiate cross-team projects and seek support to realize and implement these projects. In addition, you ensure optimal collaboration within the organization between the IT department and the business and you act as an agile coach within the organization. You will be part of the IT management team and you will report to the board of directors.


The ideal match

You are an ambitious technology leader, with an open and clear way of communicating. In addition, you are enterprising, you dare to make decisions and you are a driving force who ensures that everything is done. You are pragmatic, tech-savvy, and you understand that with every technical decision a business need must be met. You are therefore able to translate technical developments into concrete IT solutions and you actively seek cooperation with your colleagues.

In addition, you are an inspiration and motivator and you actively stimulate further personal development of your team members. You are also someone who is always looking for new ideas and technologies and you are focused on innovation. Dedicated, involved, empathetic and creativity are character traits that describe you.

Furthermore you have:

  • a bachelor's or master's degree in Industrial Engineering, Computer Science or similar;
  • experience in managing software development team(s);
  • knowledge of modern software development;
  • experience in an agile work environment;
  • strong communication skills in English;
  • preferably several years of work experience in a SaaS environment;
  • preferably experience with microservices architecture.
Wie zijn we

Who are we and what do we have to offer you?

Coosto is a leading content & social media marketing tool that is fully focused on helping organizations get more results from content. We do this by offering practical solutions for every phase of content marketing: our customers use Coosto to create content, distribute content on social media, manage their community and to monitor and report on all results.

The successes are clear. Coosto customers create better content and therefore perform demonstrably better on all marketing goals: from increased brand awareness to more brand preference, customer loyalty and online conversions.

We offer you the opportunity to work at one of the fastest growing companies in the Netherlands, where you work in a professional and informal atmosphere with enthusiastic colleagues and appealing clients. In addition, we offer you a good salary in line with the market and, more importantly, a fun and challenging job!

Next to the above, we offer:

Professional and personal development.
IT resources
Laptop and other IT resources that you need for your work.
Remote working
You have the option to work from home as well as in the office.
Excellent conditions
We offer you an excellent package of conditions.
Vacation days
26 vacation days, Coosto pays your pension and you get a discount on your health insurance.
Inspiring environment
An inspiring work environment with more than 100 colleagues in Eindhoven and Alicante.
We like to be active and organize the best company outings with #CoostoActive: skiing, participation in the Eindhoven marathon, Strong Viking Run, and kickboxing.
Company outings
The coolest company outings like: Virtual Reality gaming, yoga, karting, salsa dancing, and pub quizzes. Something for everyone!
We have the nicest Friday afternoon drinks, pizza sessions, hackathons, always a well-stocked fridge with (healthy) snacks, and the most fantastic Christmas party in Eindhoven.

From Iran to Coosto: 'This was the perfect opportunity'.

Moving from a city with more than three million people to Eindhoven, just for Coosto. Morteza Hosseini (34) took that chance in January 2020 and has no regrets. “I am happy here.”


Whether you want to grow in your own profession, or take a little side-step: at Coosto, you get all the opportunties to shape your own career path.

Maarten Swartjes
Software Development Manager
Testimonial_Manuel Garcia Drupal Developer

Coosto is the opportunity I never thought existed. Coosto values the quality of work and human quality. It is the perfect place to develop as a professional.

Manuel García López
Drupal Developer

Coosto encourages you to share your ideas, to really leave your mark. There's a relaxed and casual atmosphere, and I like the afterwork drinks and activities!

Product Manager


Nice! We are really looking forward for your application!
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