Fjelltopp Full Stack Python/JS Developer

  • Software Development
  • Full-time

This job was found on RemoteOk

View original

Summary | We are looking to hire a mid to senior level full stack Javascript/Python web developer, with a particular interest in front end development to begin work as soon as possible. The work will be focused upon our data harmonisation project for UNAIDS, The AIDS Data Repository ( The system is an implementation of CKAN and the frontend is built with Python, Jinja2 and JQuery. Other work for the United Nations may include supporting public health surveillance in places of humanitarian crisis, maintenance and development of interactive data dashboards built with the python project Superset, and Python based data collection and analysis using Anaconda tools.

Benefits |

  • Competitive salary: $210 - $310 USD per day ($50k - $74k USD per year) depending on your experience

  • Bi-annual company retreats across Europe

  • Your own personal training and development budget

  • Flexible working hours

  • Occasional opportunity for travel (previous travel has taken our consultants to Cote D’Ivoire, South Africa, Jordan, Madagascar, USA, Ukraine and more)

Experience level: Middle or Senior

Industry: Public Health Technology

Start: As soon as possible

Company size: 8 people

Timezone: Berlin +/- 2 hours

Salary: $50k - $74k USD per year

Any questions? Just drop us an email: Contact Us


As a lead technical consultant for Fjelltopp you will:

  • Lead the development of new system features that solve meaningful problems.

  • Take particular responsibility for the delivery and quality control of user experience.

  • Design, develop, test, deploy and maintain high-quality software.

  • Review the code written by others on the team, mentoring them where appropriate.

  • Further establish and refine internal best practices and coding conventions.

  • Communicate with project stakeholders concerning delivery and review of our work.

  • Find creative ways to use technology to harmonize the world's public health data.

  • Contribute to company development, sales and growth where possible.


Technologies and Experience | The applicant must have experience with the following technologies:

  • Python Flask and Jinja2

  • Javascript (JQuery, React, confidence with other frameworks desirable)

  • CSS/HTML/Web development

  • Docker

  • Git

It is also essential that the applicant can demonstrate leveraging these technologies against:

  • Git version-controlled software development best practises

  • Delivery of professional web-based user interfaces

  • Architecting and designing full-stack features from scratch

The following technologies will be a plus:

  • Specific Python libraries: CKAN, Superset, Pandas

  • Specific Javascript libraries: Leaflet, Mapbox, Highcharts, D3

  • SQL (PostgreSQL)

  • R

  • Linux

  • Cloud infrastructure (AWS)


  • Open Data Kit

  • Jira

Any of the following experience is also desirable:

  • Technical work within the health sector, especially public health

  • Extract Transform Load (ETL) frameworks and best practises

  • Cloud based DevOps

  • Python based data visualisation and analysis

  • Management of large heterogeneous datasets

  • Software project management




  • 🌏 Worldwide
Apply for this position