Senior Full Stack Web App Developer


You will develop, implement and test the front- and backend of our webapp, a computational platform for data-driven automated protein construct design. You will be supported by bioinformaticians and structural biologists to develop, test and release our webapp.


  • Contract: Full-time
  • Location: Ghent
  • Start: ASAP
  • Apply: Send your CV and motivation letter to

Job Description and Tasks

You will be responsible for the following tasks:
  • Develop and deploy a webapp from start to finish
  • Develop python based backend software for data analysis and manipulation
  • Co-develop and maintain front-end UI/UX interface HTML, CSS, JS, etc.)
  • Co-develop and maintain data structures and databases (JSON, SQL)
  • Develop and use APIs to/for other software packages
  • Containerization (docker)
  • Project management

Requirements and Competencies

  • A Master’s degree in Civil Engineering – Computer Science Engineering, Industrial Engineering – IT, Computer Science or equivalent by education or experience
  • 5+ years of experience in webapp development
  • Experience in building a software platform from scratch
  • Extensive knowledge of Python
  • Knowledge of HTML, CSS, JS, TS, React, Node.js
  • Knowledge of JSON, SQL, NoSQL, GraphQL
  • Knowledge of using and developing APIs
  • A high standard for proper coding practices
  • Project management and leadership skills
  • Thinking critically and creatively while solving problems ad hoc
  • A technical and commercial mindset
  • Basic knowledge in bioinformatics is a plus
  • Start-up experience


In return we offer:
  • A competitive salary and benefits such as meal vouchers, a bicycle commuting allowance, a laptop and an unlimited subscription for your smartphone
  • A challenging start-up environment with exciting career experiences and growth opportunities
  • A meritocratic environment where any profile will be given the chance to balance to grow, excel and pursue professional and personal goals (intellectual, sports, business)
  • Flexibility in working hours


PUXANO is a dynamic start-up company which aims to accelerate structure-based protein research, from sequence to structure. By combining and integrating biotechnology, nanotechnology and data science, PUXANO develops proprietary technology platforms to accelerate structure-based protein research at every step in the workflow, from sequence to structure. Our platforms overcome bottlenecks present in the standard structural biology pipeline such as protein sequence analysis, construct design, expression, purification, quality control and high-resolution structure determination. For more information or applications, please email us at