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Senior Python Backend Developer

Louvain-La-Neuve, Belgium

CluePoints is a fast-growing company and the premier provider of Risk-Based Monitoring and Data Quality Oversight solutions to Bio-Pharmaceutical and Medical Device organizations.  Our products utilize advanced statistical algorithms to determine the quality of clinical trial data both during and following study execution.  The value of CluePoints lies in its powerful and timely ability to identify anomalous data and site errors allowing highly efficient site monitoring and a significant reduction in overall regulatory submission risk.  CluePoints is seeking outstanding candidates with strong clinical data and analytics skills and a passion for delivery excellence, to help drive customer success and broad adoption of the CluePoints solution.


In this role, you will collaborate with skilled engineers, Squad leads, and our lead application architect to find elegant and manageable solutions to new and complex product needs. As a member of the Engineering team, you will join a friendly and talented group of Python developers, within a dynamic scale-up company facing great engineering challenges.

Successful candidates will be able to

  • Build robust and scalable software using Python
  • Refactor and perform code review
  • Solve complex performance problems and architectural challenges
  • Mentor junior team members
  • Work with the product and design teams to understand end-user requirements, formulate use cases, and then translate that into a pragmatic and effective technical solution
  • Increase test coverage via unit tests and integration tests
  • Analyze challenging problems and successfully deliver results

What you bring to the table

  • Solid experience (5+ years) interfacing with databases (SQL and/or NoSQL), with web-frameworks (Pyramid, Django or equivalent), following best practices (testing, design patterns, etc)
  • A strong background in OOP in at least one of the following languages: Python, Java, C# or C++
  • Your passion and curiosity about new technologies (languages, frameworks, etc) and your understanding of API structures and REST architecture
  • Master’s degree (or equivalent) in Computer Science/Engineering 

Top Reasons to Work with Us

  • A challenging and rewarding job in an ambitious startup
  • Work for a fast-growing, multi-disciplinary and international team
  • Competitive salary
  • Geek & Startup atmosphere
  • Want to work sometimes from home or work different hours? We can work something out!
  • Flat hierarchy
  • We offer some perks: free drinks, cookies, fruits, etc…

How to Apply

Please apply using the button at the bottom of the job posting page on our careers website https://odoo.cluepoints.com/jobs.  Oh, and by the way, we don’t need a cover letter!

The role will be permanently based at the our Belgium office. We will strictly only consider applications from candidates that are residents and/or hold valid work permit for the location they apply for.