Backend Developer

Alicante, Spain. Full Time

Within the Orvium Labs department, you will work along with the core team in different computer science fields to architect, design and build the Orvium platform helping in the development of the backend services for our distributed platform. As one of our dedicated Backend engineers, you will be key in setting the company culture and processes.

We are looking to build a global platform with high potential impact in science and society. Your work will be essential in disrupting the way researchers publish and disseminate their work.

Sound interesting? Then send us your resume to and come work at Orvium, we're nice!


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Technical requirements:

  • +4 years of experience in Python. Some knowledge of NodeJS is a plus
  • Experience with Python frameworks, preferably Flask and/or Django
  • Knowledge of Celery
  • Experience with RESTful APIs
  • Experience with Docker

Desirable requirements:

  • Familiarity with some ORMs, ideally SQLAlchemy
  • Familiarity with microservices and event driven programing
  • Some experience with Document Based Databases like MongoDB
  • Ideally but not required, understanding of structured data, RDF, OWL and ontology development
  • Experience with CI/CD tools like Jenkins, Gitlab CI or Travis
  • Familiarity with serverless architecture
  • Familiarity with at least one public cloud like (preferably AWS)
  • Ability to work in Agile

Bonus points:

  • Some participation in Open Source communities
  • Open GitLab/GitHub repository with previous work

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Ensuring a diverse and inclusive workplace where we learn from each other is core to Orvium's values. We welcome people of different backgrounds, experiences, abilities and perspectives. We are an equal opportunity employer and a fun place to work. Come do the best work of your life here at Orvium.