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Backend Developer

Job Description

  • We are looking for backend software engineers to join our team to help develop our online displacement mapping and analysis platform.
  • You’ll be working in a small, collaborative team where we value individual freedom and responsibility and also each other
  • Your work will help form the future of our stack and features
  • This is a full-time position. Our office is in Delft, The Netherlands, but remote work is possible if you can be online at our core overlap hours between 13:00 – 17:00 CET  
  • We offer a salary in line with your skills and experience.


  • You will build out the SkyGeo backend services and integrate various best-in-class point solutions to create a user-centric architecture 
  • Apply best practices to improve the functionality and scalability of our customer platform application backends and APIs for a more diverse product range
  • Maintain, expand and scale our internal applications for image discovery and processing
  • Automate processes for data delivery in the form of datasets, viewers, dashboard and reports to customers
  • Support internal and external users with issues related to these applications
  • Execute against / deliver input for the product roadmap

Skills & Requirements

  • Fluent in Python, SQL
  • Experience with REST API design. Familiarity with OpenAPI is a pre. 
  • Familiarity with automated (unit)testing, CI/CD and git
  • Experience with containerization (Docker) and virtualization (AWS EC2)
  • Basic understanding of Linux web server management


  • Experience with GIS tools, and Python libraries based on GDAL, GEOS, PROJ. 
  • Experience with (managed) Kubernetes and Serverless. 
  • Experience with streaming and scheduling systems such as RabbitMQ/Celery or Kafka


Delft, The Netherlands or remote during 13:00 – 17:00 CET core hours