Vacancies

Full Stack Python Developer Intern

Upande is currently looking for a full stack python developer intern. Someone to help us build high quality web applications. The ideal candidate must be able to work independently and move conceptual designs to a working product.

Qualifications and experience:

  • Knowledge of Python programming language with a good understanding python data structures.
  • Experience working with Django framework
  • Experience working with Javascript
  • Experience using git for version control
  • Extensive experience with GIS, data, (geo) web services and various OGC APIs is preferable
  • Experience with PostgreSQL/PostGIS and database replication
  • Experience with Linux preferred
  • Good command of the English language
  • Good communication skills
  • Flexible work attitude, passionate and committed

It is important that you feel comfortable in a small company with an informal atmosphere and friendly colleagues and that you enjoy keeping tabs on latest technological developments.

What does Upande offer?

  • Challenging short term initial contract work with the potential for longer term attachment in a small, highly innovative company.
  • A competitive stipend, depending on your qualifications and experience.

Procedure

If you’re interested in working with Upande, please fill this form and send us your motivation letter and CV. Also include a link to your github page (or a link to some of your code).

Closing Date January 23rd 2017

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