Back-End Developer

                    Blender is looking for a backend developer to work on the Blender Cloud – our content sharing and film production system – and other web platforms.

                    Help us to push our existing and upcoming websites to the next level and join one of the most exciting creative open source projects in the world!

                    About Blender

                    Blender is a unique organization, with a mix of creativity and 3D technology at its core. The goal of Blender is to produce cutting-edge content and tools and share them with the worldwide community of makers, creators and developers.

                    We are driven by the pursuit of creative freedom, or as Blender founder Ton Roosendaal put it once:

                    Life at Blender

                    We’re a small and very international team based in Amsterdam, one of the most liveable places in the world. The city has liberal and relaxed culture, is bicycle friendly and offers many many cultural and entertainment opportunities!

                    Life at Blender
                    Life at Blender
                    Life at Blender
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                    The Product

                    Blender Cloud is the production hub of Blender Animation Studio, offering a mix of training, film assets and production tools (production management, storage and render management). Through a Blender Cloud subscription, anyone can gain access to this treasure trove of resources and peek behind the curtains of the productions that happen at Blender. You can learn more on the website:

                    You will spend your day

                    • Designing and implementing web applications that help artists and producers to make films and achieve other creative endeavours
                    • Helping to shape the future of Blender Cloud, our content, production and render management software
                    • Releasing everything you make as Free and Open Source Software

                    Must have

                    • Experience with relational and NoSQL databases
                    • Basic DevOps skills on Linux (scripting, backups, logs, web servers)
                    • A constant desire to improve, learn more and take things further
                    • Finished higher education in computer science or equivalent
                    • Experience with Python/Go and frameworks such as Flask or Django

                    What we offer

                    • A work space in our office in Amsterdam, with 22 great colleagues who work on internationally renowned technology and award winning animation films.
                    • One year contract, part time is possible.
                    • We help relocating by providing an affordable (shared) apartment in the city, at least for a year.
                    • Because we share our work, you will build a public portfolio with excellent credits.

                    One year contract, part time is possible.

                    In order to qualify for a position you must be legally allowed to work in the European Union and willing to relocate to the Netherlands.

                    How to apply

                    Send an email with your motivation, CV (and ideally links to code samples) to We look forward to hearing from you!