At 3D Hubs, we empower engineers to create revolutionary products. Manufacturing is notoriously difficult for companies big and small. We’re changing that by making reliable manufacturing methods instantly available to engineers all over the world through our online platform.
If you're looking for a tech scale-up in Amsterdam that's utilising machine learning to have a tangible impact, there are few to choose from. But none will have the tangible impact on people's lives that 3D Hubs has been having since 2013. We’ve produced over 6,000,000 parts through our global network of production facilities. Over the past 8 years we’ve built the worlds easiest to use manufacturing solution, connected to a global manufacturing network. We have over 35,000+ businesses using us, from humble startups to big names like NASA, Audi and HP.
We're looking for a Python Engineer for the Engagement team, a customer-facing team, whose mission is to retain and expand our existing customer base by integrating and automating customer workflows. AKA making the lives of our users better.
As a backend engineer, you'll be working on the behind-the-scenes systems to power our digital manufacturing platform together with a vertical team made up of other engineers, designers, and a product manager.
You'll be building APIs, designing data models, maintaining backend code, and scaling production systems. You know, normal backend stuff.
Own features end to end, working cross-functionally with stakeholders to find elegant solutions to complex problems
Collaborate with our backend guild to set standards and improve the state of our backend systems
We use Shape Up as our way of organizing work, not scrum. It removes a lot of the process overhead (no estimations and grooming), gives us engineers a way to prioritize technical work, and still allows us to deliver quickly and iteratively
What it takes:
Experience building web applications and backend services
Strong coding skills with Python or similar
A solid understanding of how to design, develop, test, and monitor production backend systems
Experience with relational databases like PostgreSQL or similar
Familiarity working with AWS or other cloud platforms
Excellent communication and collaboration skills
Experience working in a full-stack environment
Familiarity with frontend frameworks like Angular, React, Vue.js
Bachelor's degree in computer science or related field
Why 3D Hubs?
Opportunity to make impact from day one in a high paced culture and accelerate our growth as we scale!
Diverse, international team of 140+ people from (30+ nationalities) growing to 200+ in the next 12-18 months
Everyone's a student and teacher with our LinkedIn learning platform, Tech hub, hacks and innovation sprints
Generous company wide Incentive plan
Makers space with all you want 3D Printing in house
Free access to Headspace meditation app
Stay fit and sign up to ClassPass and join colleagues who run, climb, cross fit
Incredible office views in the Houthavens, In - house Italian chef (50% vegetarian) with an open doggo policy for essential workers / for remote/hybrid access to all the delicious recipes or join some of the online cooking classes
Learn more about us on our Office Instagram and Careers page
Our recruitment process:
Our recruiter will have a quick chat to talk about the role and to learn more about you, your ambitions and agree on the next steps
Then we'll schedule a chat with one of our engineers from our engineering team to talk tech
After that, we'll have the technical assessments: one to gauge your system design skills, and one to cover your coding skills. The system design assessment will be a collaboration with one of our engineers to build, at a high level, a working web system. The coding assessment involves a take home assignment and live code review.
Finally, you'll have a short talk with one of our culture ambassadors and our director of engineering.
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.
About 3D Hubs
3D Hubs is an online manufacturing platform that provides engineers with on-demand access to a global network of manufacturing services. Users can easily upload their design, instantly receive a quote, and start production at the click of a button. Founded in Amsterdam in 2013, 3D Hubs has raised over US$30 million and produced more than 6 million parts, using various manufacturing technologies, including CNC machining, 3D printing, injection molding and sheet metal fabrication