Senior Backend Python Developer

Posted 16.01.2019
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We are looking for someone with a keen eye for clean code. This person will be working on our current stack as well as our up and coming disruptive new products and projects. We need a positive, persevering and influential person who enjoys working in teams. Someone who is eager to learn, gain more experience and share this experience to help Kopano and its employees reach their full potential.

You should have considerable experience with Python. Preferably in a professional working environment, but we’re also very interested in your (demonstrable) activity in relevant FOSS projects. Good oral and written communication skills are essential! English is a must, Dutch is an added benefit.


Our ideal candidate has:

  • At least 4 years of relevant working experience
  • BsC/MsC education level
  • Full-time availability

It would be great (but not required) for you to:

  • Have experience with GNU/Linux, git, MySQL..
  • Have experience programming in C, C++ and/or Golang
  • Have a good grasp of groupware and email products and standards
  • Have affinity with FOSS
  • Have experience with continuous integration and/or test-driven development

About the Company

We are Kopano, a Free Software vendor with over 10 years of experience in email and communication. Since communication in the business world these days is more than just email, we are bringing various communication technologies together in a single platform.

Our young and dynamic teams are situated in The Netherlands and in Germany. From these offices, we work together with hundreds of partners to serve thousands of customers worldwide, as well as with many worldwide experts in the field of FOSS development and various GNU/Linux communities.

We offer market conform salary, secondary benefits such as lunches, pension and significant flexibility in finding a good work-life balance. We support your personal development in a broad range of technical and non-technical aspects through training, monthly coaching and bi-yearly reviews. You get to collaborate and exchange ideas with skilled colleagues and experts at Kopano, in the FOSS community and beyond.

Desired Skills

  • Backend Development
  • Git
  • Linux
  • MySQL
  • Test-Driven Development

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Posted 16.01.2019