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In office: Amsterdam, North Holland

  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands

Python Engineer

This is Adyen

Adyen is the payments platform of choice for the world's leading companies, delivering frictionless payments across online, mobile, and in-store channels. Our team members are motivated individuals that help each other do remarkable things every day. We face unique technical challenges at scale and we solve those as a team. And together, we deliver innovative and ethical solutions that transform the way the world pays.

We took an unobvious approach to starting a payments company, building a platform from scratch. Now, Adyen serves the world's brightest companies like Facebook, Uber, L'Oreal, Casper, Bonobos, and Spotify.

Python Engineer

We are looking for a skilled Python developer with extensive experience in web-development. You will be assisting in the development of multiple internal web applications and are responsible for updating and maintaining the backend of the products. You will be working together with a small team of developers and product designers to deliver excellent products.

You will also be working on supporting our colleagues with general IT tasks. You have a natural enthusiasm for helping others and contributing to enhanced productivity of our dynamic workforce. Using the support questions you receive, you identify common problems and automate repetitive tasks. 

What you’ll do

  • Work on multiple web applications using Python frameworks and technologies like Flask/Django, SQLAlchemy, HTML & CSS, Javascript

  • You will be helping our colleagues troubleshoot and solve IT questions and be key in preventing them.

  • Save your colleagues time and brainpower by automating repetitive support tasks using various technologies like Ansible, Bash and Python. 

  • You will be responsible for maintaining and updating the available software suite on our laptop fleet using software and device management solutions like JAMF and Munki. 

Who you are

  • Extensive experience with the Python, Flask/Django, SQLAlchemy and other closely related technologies

  • You understand the principles of object oriented programming and know how to apply them to real world situations

  • No stranger to front end web-development technologies like HTML, CSS, Javascript 

  • Able to design efficient databases to make sure the product is always 10x scalable.

  • Previously worked on large projects and understand the importance of knowledge sharing and creating extensive documentation.

  • REST API’s should be familiar to you and you have no problem designing one.

  • Able to identify repetitive tasks and take initiative to automate them.

  • You are no stranger to the Terminal and you know how to navigate the UNIX filesystem and edit files without the use of a GUI.

  • Experience with Docker, Kubernetes and Data Analytics are considered a plus.

Our Diversity, Equity and Inclusion commitments 

Our unobvious approach is a product of our diverse perspectives. This diversity of backgrounds, cultures, and perspectives is essential in helping us maintain our momentum. Our business and technical challenges are unique, we need as many different voices as possible to join us in solving them - voices like yours. So no matter where you’re from, who you love, or what you believe in, we welcome you to be your true self at Adyen. 

Studies show that women and members of underrepresented communities apply for jobs only if they meet 100% of the qualifications. Does it sound like you? If so, Adyen encourages you to reconsider and apply. We look forward to your application.

What’s next?

Ensuring a smooth and enjoyable candidate experience is critical for us. We aim to get back to you regarding your application within 3 business days. Our interview process tends to take between 3 or 4 weeks to complete. Don’t be afraid to let us know if you need more flexibility.

Please, note that this role is a full-time position in Amsterdam. It will require a relocation in case you live outside of the Netherlands.