Senior Backend developer for applications running on AWS

Fulltime, Mediahuis, Development & IT
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Mediahuis is made by every employee within the company. As an international company, we are a young group with deep roots and a long journalistic tradition. Established in Belgium and grown with offices in the Netherlands, Ireland and recently also in Luxembourg. We are ambitious and want to become a major European media player. That’s why we’ve opened our doors to welcome a Senior Backend developer for applications running on AWS.


Our story, the short version.

Our ICT department Technology & Product Studio allows all companies and products to evolve on a technologically level. Think of it as the engine behind our digital transformation. Originally, we are a printing company, but nowadays with a digital first strategy. We already have skilled, passionate and talented people but we want more. We want to expand our KIOSK team with an experienced developer so we can take our products and customer experiences to the next level. Are you in?


Open space, your place (?)

Our team, called the KIOSK team, develops reusable services for content created in Editorial systems to websites, apps and other applications. Our goal? Providing all the Mediahuis content by an easy to use, secure and fast content hub. We are currently busy with an transition to AWS, by both containerization (EKS) and going “cloud native” (FAAS). The team is part of our Product Development department and is organized around autonomous, co-located and multidisciplinary teams. 

Here at Mediahuis we want to succeed. Better said, to make each other success. That’s why we are not going to tell you step by step about your duties. But we will give you an insight of our challenges. 

  • Cloud native mindset with a strong FAAS/API attitude
  • AWS cloud migration
  • Cloud native application development
  • High volume, high traffic, 100% uptime application development


What’s on your resume,

Is important but by no means the only thing we will look at. Just as important is your passion for IT, excellent communication skills in English and an modern software engineering mindset. We do believe that in order to be successful you need to have at least a masters degree in computer science or information technology combined with a minimum of 5 years’ experience in professional programming.


Our technology stack, 

Currently we are working with the following technologies: Python, Django, Django REST Framework.

We expect you to have experience in at least these technologies. Evenmore we are looking for a highly educated engineer with a clear Cloud vision. Someone who can lead uthe team into the future by recommending innovative Cloud solutions.


What we have to offer

  • An inspiring work environment where everyone feels at home. (And not because in the case of this pandemic you sometimes literally work from you own home).
  • A position full of challenges within an inspiring team and ambitious workplace.
  • Access to “De Academie”, our inhouse university, with a wide range of courses for your own personal and professional development.
  • Of course a good salary, benefits, laptop and telephone. 

Come on in!

Does this sound like the place you want to be? Hurry up then and let us know! We would love to receive your application. For any questions about this role, you can reach out to our recruitment department. You can reach them by phone, 088-8247721, WhatsApp or by email (


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