Lead Python Developer

What will you be working on? As a Lead Python Developer at Lukkien you are responsible for developing the back-end and CMS of the websites that are created by our Digital Department. You are going to work on cool projects with some of the biggest clients. Occasionally you will have an appointment at their office.

These websites are made available through various channels, such as PC, mobile and tablet, and often attract a large amount of visitors. With your creative and detailed approach you will create clear technical structures and clean code for each website. You get your energy by supporting a project on different disciplines. With your team you will operate according to the Scrum methodology and you will be involved in the entire development process of each website, from design to completion. During this process, you will work together closely with our project managers, designers, testers and front-end developers. Together you will make sure each and every aspect is represented within the final product.

As a Lead Python Developer you should be able to clearly communicate your knowledge and explain your insights to your team members in order to guide our junior and medior developers. Besides that, you give support to IT when they need you, you set up the AWS environment and customise and guard the standards. You are also helping our Recruitment department with judging the sample codes of job applicants. Possibly you will carry out job interviews.

Who are you?

  • You have relevant experience in the field of Python and Django
  • You have relevant experience with developing websites and web applications on a large scale
  • You are familiar with mySQL, PostgreSQL, memcached, nginx and uWSGi
  • Familiarity with the Scrum methodology is preferred
  • Experience in Front-end Programming (HTML/CSS, JavaScript), Continuous Integration, Pair Programming, Unit Testing or even TDD is preferred
  • You are a hard worker
  • You are a real team player
  • Comfortable in a dynamic work environment
  • You a quality minded
  • You take responsibility for your work and the results.

What’s in it for you?

  • A job at a fast-growing cross-media company
  • An inspiring work environment, consisting of many different disciplines all under one roof
  • Competitive wages
  • 25 vacation days
  • Covered travel expenses
  • Pension Plan
  • Collective Health Insurance
  • Study opportunities
  • Large, appealing clients
  • Informal atmosphere
  • Healthy and tasty lunch in our restaurant
  • Lukkien Gym
  • New inspiration provided by our own Campus Talks
  • End-of-the-week drinks at our Lukkien Bar every Friday

Where will you be working?

Lukkien is the communication campus of the Netherlands, because all our disciplines are housed under one roof, which allows us to operate as a full-scale cross-media company. Every day over 225 employees, divided over the departments Digital, Photography & Graphic Design, Audiovisual and CGI, work for an appealing array of diverse and large clients.

At Lukkien, the customer is always our nr. 1 concern. We focus all of our energy on achieving the best possible results and celebrate our achievements together. Digital Department Emerce 100 has listed Lukkien among the top 15 internet bureaus of the Netherlands. Our Digital Department develops an extensive array of online platforms for large A-list clients, from websites and web shops to e-learning tools.

As on- and offline are no longer separate worlds, our Digital specialists work closely together with our colleagues from the Audiovisual and Photography & Graphic Design departments. This allows us to always provide our clients with the best possible cross-media solutions. Furthermore, Lukkien features Certified Scrum Masters, is Django Wagtail and Oscar Contributor and Gold Implementation Partner of Sitecore.

Ready to apply or looking for more information?

Do you recognize yourself in this profile and is it exactly what you have been looking for? Apply immediately by sending us your resume, a letter of motivation and some sample code that represents your work and your level of quality to sollicitatie@lukkien.com.

Would you like some more information before applying? Feel free to contact our Corporate Recruitment Team via tel. +31 (0)318 69 80 00. Acquisition for this vacancy is not appreciated.

Go to Top