Junior Backend developer

Job description

About us

GUTS Tickets is a ticketing platform & service that puts an end to disgraceful secondary ticket prices and ticket fraud using blockchain technology. We aim to make the world free of ticket fraud and scalping, and we don’t just talk the talk. Every day we work our asses off to improve our ticketing system, which we are already putting to work for a growing number of artists. Recently, we sold over 50.000 tickets in less than 2 hours, and made the news while doing so.


What you’ll be getting yourself into

We’re a cross-functional team of 11 people organized in three lean Agile project teams that vary according to the needs of each sprint. Each team is focused on a different project but all work towards the same bigger sprint goal.


As a Junior Backend developer your responsibilities will be: 

  • Writing structured, clean code

  • Work together with Designers, Backend and Frontend developers and Product Owner 

  • Writing unit tests and participate in code reviews

  • Participate in our Scrum events helping decide what functionalities we are gonna build next

  • Be a sponge and learn as much as you can!

Our (current) tech-stack:

  • Frontend: VueJs / React Native 

  • Backend: Python / Django / REST API / Golang

  • Blockchain: Ethereum / Solidity / Crypto



Who we’re looking for

  • Already some experience as a backend developer

  • Strong knowledge in as many of of Python, Django, (Postgre)SQL, API’s

  • Preferably some experience writing unit tests

Extra notes:

  • We have not yet obtained sponsorship for visas, and can therefore only consider EU applicants.

  • We're looking to build our team in Amsterdam and are therefore not considering remote working at this time.


What’s in it for you?

  • Competitive salary based on experience: part-time or full-time is negotiable. ESOP (SARS) or token plan are negotiable. 

  • Employee-based conference, hardware and training budget is available.

  • All work, no play? There is plenty of play! We have PS4 Pro and 4K TV gaming-battles, ping-pong tournaments, Friday-afternoon bbq/drinks on roof terrace (overlooking Amsterdam), committed team-members from all over the world (all on-site), meetups & lightning talks, access to “fill in whatever you want” events & conferences.

Got GUTS? 

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