We are looking for a temporarily / freelance Backend Python developer for our multi-national client to join a project to (re)build a highly innovative platform.

Start date: ASAP
Duration: till 31-12-2022 with option to extend (32-40 hours)
Location: Hybrid / 1-2 days in the office in Amsterdam
Language: Dutch speaking required
Extra: CV’s to be submitted in English


You will work together with a multidisciplinary team (20 people) of backend, devops and frontend developers, product owners, test engineer and architect in an Agile environment working with Scrum.


What will you be doing?
– We are transitioning our technical landscape whilst continuously serving millions of users each month. You will be working on a proven custom feed to product solution that needs rebuilding.
– A rebuild to better serve our colleagues for creating and managing everything needed from data feeds to shoppable content ready for the websites. The product will serve all existing and future new brands within Special Interest Media with the data.
– You will help us figure out how to continuously deliver value whilst improving our set of current applications. This is an already existing costume build project and you have the opportunity to contribute to keeping this techstack up to date, secure and adding new features.
– As a Django Python Developer, you will work primarily with Django/Python, moving the Python project to containers (AWS/ Kubernetes).
– Our system is extremely high-load, providing a wonderful learning experience in a professional high-load environment. We have multiple applications that comprise our system including both desktop and mobile applications that integrate with enterprise-wide services and internal tools.


– 6+ years software development experience
– 3+ years experience building and consuming API’s
– 3+ years experience with
Django Python
1+ years experience with AWS, Kubernetes, Docker
Up-to-date knowledge of modern frontend, React, Next JS
Experience interfacing with third-party APIs and frameworks
– Experience in micro-service architecture with BFF’s
– Experience with Git, CICD, Unit testing


Michel Koning 06 – 34657362


If you are interested in this freelance role please send us your up-to-date CV (word format) + short motivation + indicationrate via the button below or call us for more information +31(0)6 – 34657362.