Senior Python Backend Developer – Austria (Full Visa Sponsorship)

Are you a tech guru who is proficient in backend web development like Python? Are you seeking for an exciting and rewarding job opportunity? Space Talent is recruiting Python developers on behalf of a reputable tech company and would love to hear from you!

Space Talent helps international talent find jobs with top employers in Germany, Austria and other countries of the European Union. Whether you’re a tech genius, a culinary virtuoso or an industry maven, we’ll guide you on your journey to a successful career in the European Union.

The company we’re hiring for is a quickly growing technology scale-up that has received multiple international awards for working at the forefront of new geospatial AI technology with global Fortune 500 customers.

Position: Senior Python Backend Developer

Salary: Very Attractive

Job Type: Full Time

Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Main Duties

  • Take on an expert and mentoring role for other members of the team
  • Work within a highly motivated team to advance the development of a state-of-the-art Geospatial AI Platform and delivery tools
  • Develop Raster Data Lake capable of efficiently storing and seamlessly serving vast amounts of raster data measured in petabytes
  • Develop Vector Data Lake with the capacity to effectively store and seamlessly serve billions of features
  • Implement high-performance and maintainable server-side code that will run in parallel on hundreds of nodes in the cloud to deliver value for a variety of different uses and applications in the geospatial AI domain
  • Optimize server-side services and write the tools which are then used by the end users
  • Work closely with the engineering manager and give feedback on technical feasibility, risks and approximate effort of high-level feature requests
  • Take a leading role in the decision making process for key technical questions for delivery tools
  • Perform code reviews and actively engage with the team’s goal of maintaining clean and readable code and lean documentation


  • You are willing to relocate to Austria (Europe) and work on site at the company headquarters
  • 7+ years of experience in software development
  • Strong Python skills
  • You are familiar with databases such as PostgreSQL
  • You have good grasp of software engineering fundamentals: unit testing, CI/CD, automated quality assurance, integration testing, reliability, and reproducibility
  • You like the challenge of integrating different data sources, developing large-scale APIs and GIS tools
  • You are a good communicator, enjoy working in a team and are quick on your feet
  • You feel comfortable working in a start-up / scale-up with a fast-moving environment, very flat hierarchies and lot’s of innovation


  • Experience in geospatial (e.g. PostGIS)
  • Experience in a start-up / scale-up
  • Experience in customer-facing roles


  • Python
  • Fast API
  • Rasterio
  • Geopandas
  • Shapely
  • Postgres
  • PostGIS
  • Docker
  • Kubernetes
  • Azure


  • Full visa sponsorship
  • Attractive compensation
  • 5 weeks of paid vacation every year
  • Full social benefits such as European health insurance
  • Drive cutting-edge projects for leading Tier 1 enterprise customers in a wide range of industries
  • Full relocation support

Required Documents

  1. CV/Resume
  2. Cover Letter

Application Process

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Application Deadline


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