Full-stack Software Developer (Python/Django)

NextUp Software - Heliopolis, Cairo

Applicants for
1 open position
Experience Needed:
1 to 3 years
Career Level:
Entry Level
Job Type:
Full Time Freelance / Project Work From Home
Education Level:
Bachelor's Degree at least
1 open position
About the Job

As a Fullstack Software Developer at NextUp, you will be responsible for realizing and maintaining a web based logistics planning tool in collaboration with a team of developers, analysts, and designers.

You will focus specifically on building Python/Django based web applications and all related activities. Our list of wishes and ideas is huge but a few concrete examples of projects you will work on include:

  • A logistics collaboration platform extension tool for our customers which are trucking and logistics companies
  • Improve NextUp data model
  • Improving our tariff and invoicing engine
  • Develop REST / API’s between NextUp and our customers ERP / WMS

A few of the technologies and development tools you will be working with: Python, Django, PostgreSQL, React, Gitlab, and JIRA .

Job Requirements

What we ask from you

  • By preference university education in a relevant field (computer science/information technology) or demonstrable work experience at this level
  • 1-3 years of experience in software development with Django, or comparable frameworks
  • Familiar with HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript, React
  • Experience with databases and query languages
  • Experience with integrating different systems using (REST) APIs
  • You can design scalable applications and are familiar with caching and load-balancing
  • Thorough Linux command line skills
  • Familiar with Version Control Systems, deployment systems, and test frameworks (Git, etc.)


You will be part of a relatively small group of enthusiastic and forward-looking professionals who work to realize our ambitious objectives on a daily basis. NextUp is based in the Netherlands. Our development team is based in The Netherlands and in Cairo, Egypt. Currently communication goes through Slack, but in Q3/4 of 2019 NextUp is planning to setup an office in Cairo.

Entrepreneurial spirit is one of NextUp’s keywords! We do not put people into categories and ask you to contribute to our future strategy and objectives. In addition to a challenging job, we naturally offer excellent terms of employment and growth opportunities!

About this Company

NextUp is founded in 2015, and develops software for the
logistics industry. Our high demanding customers deliver
packages 24/7 worldwide.

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