Internship development & business engineering - Mendix

Job description

The world of insurance is boring, isn’t it? Well, we don't think so. We aim to change the traditional insurance market. Briefly: we create products for motor insurers that offer their customers the ultimate experience whilst delivering a significant cost reduction for the insurance company. We do this by using top-notch technology combined with creative thinking.


In 2017, Openclaims won both the Dutch and European Fintech Awards. From our office in downtown Amsterdam, we work with a rapid-growing team (20+ people) towards our next major steps: growth and internationalization. As a colleague in our development team you will be responsible for the development of our platform and the delivery of our next ground breaking solutions! 

Development at Openclaims

Key element of our success is that we continuously monitor, test and improve our business. At the same time, we also highly value rapid delivery with a focus on quality, which enables us to truly reinvent. 

This creates an interesting dynamic in which you will have to use the latest tools & techniques in order to build ever improving solutions for a growing platform!

In your role you will be responsible for:


  • Developing new features for our platform and continuously endeavoring to improve our service provided to internal and external stakeholders.
  • Initiating and conducting functional and technical enhancements to the platform together with the team.
  • Being a contributing member of a continuously improving development process cycle.
  • Spending time on your own side projects.
  • Contributing to our great team spirit and company culture!


You'll fit right in if....

  • You are not afraid to wrestle with new technologies and you have sufficient vigor and persuasion to learn and master them.
  • You are looking to be part of the dynamic environment/story of a fast-growing startup.
  • In your final year of your higher education (HBO+) or recently graduated  (Computer science/Informatica or a related field).
  • Has an affinity for (model-driven) development and business engineering. 
  • Familiarity with Java or Mendix is a great pre! 
  • Knowledge of HTML, CSS and Javascript is a plus, or you are very eager to learn.
  • You can tell us the importance of a good frontend!

Being part of Openclaims

Working at Openclaims means that you immediately get your own projects with personal responsibilities, combined with good guidance, tailored to your objectives. 

Our goal: is to ensure that you learn a lot in a short time. Many of our interns started working full-time at Openclaims after their internship.

Curious to experience the vibe or your future colleagues? Come over for a lunch and meet the team!


A nice lunch at our 6 (!) meter long table every day. Office drinks in shady bars or while sailing down the canals in Amsterdam. By the way, recently we got our own bar!



We are flexible and pragmatic about starting dates, ideally you are available for a period of (at least) 6 months. Let's discuss! Ideally you are located in the Amsterdam region. Naturally we offer an attractive internship compensation!



If you have any questions about the internship, please contact Joris Hooi: jorishoo[at]


Apply If you can't wait to start, please send us your CV and your motivation why this internship is made for you!