Senior Python Engineer (m/f/x)
Berlin, Berlin, GermanyEngineering
UP42 is changing the way geospatial data is accessed and analyzed. The developer platform and marketplace bring together multiple sources of data such as satellite imagery, weather data, and more—with algorithms to identify objects, detect change, and find patterns. Industry leaders use UP42 to inform business decisions and build scalable customer solutions.
We are looking for a Senior Python Engineer (m/f/x) to join our motivated team in Berlin.
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About the role:
Build high-performing data management and data processing services, that will allow our customers to build revolutionary new geospatial applications
Help design and implement mechanisms to data standardisation, meta-data extraction, automated pre-processing as well as post-processing at scale
Integrate upstream with our data platform and support integration in the clients (web, SDK,...)
Work in a agile, cross-functional Empowered Product Team, together with backend, frontend and QA engineers, on implementing new platform features
Push for engineering excellence by advocating for best practices, encouraging knowledge sharing, and supporting more junior engineers
Several years of experience and demonstrated understanding of the full software development lifecycle including testing and object oriented programming
Deep knowledge in Python 3+ and solid grasp of computer science fundamentals including data structures and algorithms
Experience with API development & microservice architecture
Experience working in an agile environment
Fluency in English
Nice to have
Previous experience in image processing and distributed computing is a plus
Experience with FastAPI, asynchronous programming (e.g. asyncio, aiohttp) and backend development
The chance to shape the state of the art geospatial processing platform and create a completely new planetary perspective
Hybrid and flexible working model - you can choose when to work from the comfort of your home or join your colleagues in our modern office in the heart of Kreuzberg
Inspiring international team, fun and productive environment
Competitive salary package and other perks such as yoga lessons, Headspace subscription, public transportation discount, German classes, discounted Urban Sports Club membership, and counseling support.
Regular team events, team updates and get-togethers
Development budget: we help you grow as you grow UP42!
Challenges, space for creativity and taking ownership
Does this sound like a good next step into your geospatial career? If so, we look forward to receiving your application in English.
Our culture is one of belonging, where everyone feels welcome and where differences are celebrated. We seek to recruit the best talent regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, socio-economic background and/or belief—and strongly encourage people from underrepresented groups to apply. We also value more than the skills and experiences outlined in this job description.