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Senior Software Engineer - BackEnd [Python/Flask]

Amsterdam Product - Engineering Full-time
3D Hubs is far more than 3D printing, and we're only getting BIGGER!

Posted by: simon@3dhubs.com

If you're looking for a Tech Scale-up in Amsterdam that's utilising A.I. for something other than Financial Services, there are few to choose from. But none will have the tangible impact on everyday life that 3D Hubs has been producing since 2013. Millions of Metallic & Plastic parts have been digitally analysed and automatically assigned to production through our platform. Our algorithms enable Instant Pricing for 3D Printing, CNC Machining & Injection Molding that would otherwise take days or even weeks!

A a Backend Engineer you'll be right at the centre of how our product and its services develop in the future, and continue to challenge to Manufacturing Industry as it clings to its 20th Century methods. You'll design and/or extend our backend API’s for use by other internal teams, and external third parties. You'll work on giving our platform the latest Digital Marketplace features, helping us and our customers to become more productive and even faster.

Our tech stack: Python (Flask/SQLAlchemy), PostgreSQL/Aurora, RabbitMQ, Docker, AWS: EC2, RDS, S3, Redshift.
What you'll do:
  • Use (mainly) Python to craft new features for our Digital Manufacturing Platform
  • Further develop our BackEnd functionality and API development for future integrations
  • Work with small teams of other passionate Engineers in FrontEnd, Fullstack and R&D
  • Learn from and teach these other teams so everyone becomes a better Engineer
  • What it takes:
  • 3rd Level Education in Computer Science, or equivalent Professional experience
  • 5+ years of commercial Software Development in a small team, no 'Freelancers' please
  • A solid understanding of a Microservices architecture and various RDBMS
  • Experience with AWS stack for automated deployments
  • A passion for Python and appreciation for a well-tested code base
  • A working knowledge of Flask / Docker / RabbitMQ
  • Why 3D Hubs?
  • Opportunity to have impact in a high paced culture and accelerate our growth
  • Dynamic, international team of 80+ people from (30+ nationalities), growing to 100+ this year
  • Awesome office location in the Amsterdam Houthavens (as of October 2019) 
  • Free healthy lunches and team bonding over Friday events
  • Learn more about us on our Office Instagram and Careers page

  • Posted by: simon@3dhubs.com


    We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability status.

    The story of 3D Hubs
    3D Hubs makes manufacturing easy from prototyping to production. The online platform provides readily available production capacity for the fastest lead times and most price-competitive parts. Simply upload designs to receive instant quotes for 3D printing, CNC machining and Injection Molding. 3D Hubs’ automated Design for Manufacturing (DFM) analysis detects any potential issues before production begins, eliminating risk for customers.

    Founded in 2013, 3D Hubs has produced more than 2,000,000 parts, serving engineering companies of all sizes.