Backend Python Developer
Are you passionate about big data, scalability problems or cool data visualisations? Then team Buzzcapture is looking for you! We work on the latest trends in media monitoring and for the second year in a row we have been chosen as one of the best media monitoring tools worldwide. We have an informal yet ambitious culture, our team of developers and social media consultants works from the center of Amsterdam and we are looking right now for a new Backend Python Developer.
What we offer:
You will be working in an international team of 10 smart, enthusiastic developers. We enjoy continuously learning new things and improving professionally. In our team there is opportunity to work on a variety of problems, from sentiment analysis to scaling our database (ElasticSearch) to the terabyte level. We take ownership of our work, take pride in the quality of the system and want to give the best customer-experience.
Our data processing pipeline crunches terabytes of data and extracts millions of messages 24 hours a day. Data processing, analyses and visualization on such a scale presents challenges on all fronts, demanding smart solutions which can scale.
Below are some skills and experience we’re looking for. You might not tick all these boxes, but respond anyway if you feel you are a good candidate:
▸ 3 years of professional development experience
▸ Good knowledge of Python
▸ Development practices: automated testing, test driven development, continuous integration, scrum, full cycle (specs – design – implement – test – release)
▸ Craftsmanship: objected oriented design, design patterns
▸ NoSQL (we use ElasticSearch) or other experience with database scalability
If you feel this description is about you, please send Alex your cv.
More information? Read our blog about this vacancy.
We are looking for a EU-citizen. Direct applications only please, employment agencies and recruiters need not apply.