Python Software Developer

We are looking for a Python Software Developer to build a database and related interface to serve next generation web applications in real-time economy and real estate contexts. The selected person will be working as a part of an ongoing project, which is a joint effort with industrial partners of our client company Digital Living International.


Academic Work is looking for Python Software Developer to our client Digital Living International.

This job is a staffing position, which means that you will be employed by Academic Work and work as a consultant at Digital Living International.


In this position, you will be working in guidance with an experienced software architect to build the required interfaces between the database, linked data platform and user interfaces using Python. The data model structure for the database is already in place so the selected person would get his or her hands dirty with coding right away. You will be part of Digital Living’s project team, which is responsible of building an end-to-end prototype solution for their industrial partner. First fully working prototype is scheduled to be ready at the end of the year.

Keywords: Python, Falcon, MongoDB/Riak

This position suits for those who have startup mentality and proactive attitude. This position includes an opportunity for extension after six months.


Our ideal candidate has a relevant academic background and good knowledge of using Python independently. In order to be successful you should have proactive and self-driven attitude, problem-solving skills and possess some startup mentality.

Apply for this position if you have:

Experience in using Python independently
Good problem solving skills
Fluent skills in English
Self-driven and proactive attitude
It is seen as an advantage if you have done hands-on programming projects or have a GitHub profile. If you are familiar with semantic web, RESTful APIs or unit testing it is seen in favor.

Start: As soon as possible
Working hours: Full-time, Possibility for part-time min 30 h/week
Employment period: Temporary 6 months. Opportunity for extension.
Location: Helsinki, Kamppi
Salary: According to contract
Published: 6.4.2017

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In this position, you will be employed by Academic Work and we take care of all the legal responsibilities of an employer such as salary payments, insurances and health care. It is important for us that you feel well and perform in your job. Your consultant manager will be in regular contact with you during the assignment and guides you on your career. Academic Work is an authorized staffing and recruitment agency and our employees are extremely satisfied, something that we are very proud of. We are here to help you succeed!


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When employed at Academic Work you will have your own dedicated Consultant Manager, whose role is to answer your questions, support your career development and ensure you enjoy your place of work.


Digital Living International Ltd is a leading knowledge management company and the provider of the next generation web platform technology built on linked data.

The company creates ecosystem scale digital concepts and strategic digital services for the most demanding customers.