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Python Backend Engineer

Posted 23 Sep 2022
Work experience
5 to 7 years
Full-time / part-time
Job function
Degree level
Required language
English (Fluent)

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Your role

We're looking for backend engineers to develop the brain of our product. Working with data science researchers you'll invent and implement algorithms, systems and machine learning models to analyse natural language data. The systems you develop will be exposed to clients via a GraphQL API.

We will be looking to you to provide input on architecture, design, and project execution. You will work on building a data-centric application using modern APIs. We expect you to produce tested, well-written, code with minimal supervision.

Your tasks

  • Design, write and test new features
  • Measure, diagnose and improve API performance and availability
  • Work with the team for planning and road-mapping
  • Work independently and proactively to solve issues and bugs

Your profile

  • You have a proactive attitude, and you are keen on pursuing and solving challenges.
  • You are a team player who at the same time can perform independently.
  • You have excellent communication skills.

Your qualifications

  • 5 years experience in Python web development.
  • Bachelors/Masters in computer science, engineering, or equivalent industry experience.
  • You have an excellent command of the English language.
  • Experience with: Django, Graphene
  • Experience developing GraphQL/REST APIs
  • Experience with Docker and Kubernetes
  • Familiar with PostgreSQL, Redis and CI/CD
  • Broad and deep knowledge of web technologies, methodologies, and standards
  • Strong software development and application architecture experience

We offer you

At Seedlink, we offer a wide array of benefits and perks to help our employees strike just the right balance between work and personal time. We're all about optimizing productivity by maximizing joy. We like to establish a long-term working relationship with a mutual good match. Therefore, we start with a one-year contract, and, with proven good performance, we continue with a permanent contract.

In addition we offer

  • Autonomy in a flexible work structure where you can make a difference and develop yourself
  • Salary range: Euro 3.700,- to 4.300, - gross per month (depending on your experience and competencies)
  • 8% holiday allowance
  • Possible variable salary (performance bonus, profit-sharing scheme and/or personal bonus), etc.
  • Growth and development through training/conferences

Seedlink is on a mission to create a level-playing field where talent is selected based on actual fit, using deep language analysis. We mapped out over 13 million responses of people worldwide, and carefully researched how they relate to measurable outcomes in a job. Guess what we discovered?
Using our platform, 33% of new hires came from different backgrounds than before with 30% higher performance!
Because success does not depend on your age, gender, ethnicity, or background.

Active in 10 countries
10 employees
50% men - 50% women
Average age is 34 years