IntroductionAs Software Engineer Python looking for a challenging position in The Hague? Check out this vacancy!
OrganizationFor whom are we looking for a Software Engineer Python?
This company has been around for a while and is part of a privacy search engine which was founded in the late 90s. They are working with a small and close team in The Hague in kind of a startup culture. As early as 2005 they recognized the need to treat privacy as a fundamental right. They turned out to be ahead of their time. Over the next decade, revelation after revelation showed how much our online privacy had come under attack. In response, they built more and more defenses into their search engines to protect their users.
People now use search engines to find information millions of times per day, without being tracked or profiled. Then they turned to their next challenge: email privacy. Everyone uses email, but sending regular email is like sending a postcard—it makes snooping very easy! Advanced encryption technology already exists to stop hacking and mass surveillance. Making this technology user‐friendly was their challenge.
FunctionThe position contains:
As a Software Engineer Python for this secure encrypted email service, you will play a key role in bringing important privacy-focused software into widespread use.
This hands-on role combines deep computer science knowledge and software development expertise within a high availability Python/ReactJS/PostgreSQL Single Page Application stack. Thoughtful security consideration is an integral part of the job.
RequirementsAs a Software Engineer Python you recognize yourself in the following:
You are hands-on and a team player. Moreover, you combine camaraderie and mentorship to effectively deliver good functionality with efficient time-to-market. You communicate effectively and accurately.
You have a thorough computer science background and experience with full stack software engineering and architecture, and have previously played a key role engineering high-reliability, high-scale projects. You create solutions that are elegant, thoughtful and rigorous.
You are well-versed with Agile and Scrum development methods. Working in a dev/ops environment is a plus. Balancing between business needs and technical challenges is important. Knowledge of security is important.
Proven skill on various programming languages, and hands-on experience with security aspects, are key for this position.
OfferWhat can you expect from them?
You work on your choice of Macbook Pro or Dell XPS laptop. They have offices, no noisy open-plan stuff, lunch together every day, easy commute situated directly next to The Hague Laan van NOI train station, they offer a competitive salary (a lot is possible, as long as it is reasonable) and a chance to build a cool app with new technologies to fight for the privacy rights of all of us.
Moreover, they offer:
* 24 vacation days;
* Annual contract;
* A good bonus arrangement.
InformationAre you the Software Engineer Python we’re looking for? Please apply before July 23th. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate and contact Sanne Cremer on +31(0)6-29 52 09 05.