Python Developer – data orientation

Location : Brussels, Belgium

Full-time position

About IDEA Consult 

IDEA Consult empowers organizations and governments across all tiers – local, regional, national, and European – with strategic guidance. Our motto, "Thinking Ahead," encapsulates our distinct approach:

  • Engaged professionals with robust ties to research institutions
  • Solutions grounded in evidence and validated techniques
  • Addressing pressing societal challenges with sustainability in focus

With a dedicated team of 65 professionals and a wide network of experts, IDEA bridges innovation and real-world impact, in alignment with our mission for sustainable progress.

Our services encompass research, visioning, strategic planning, policy evaluation, process guidance, and project management. Our expertise spans eight focal areas: innovation, labor markets, sustainable development, territorial growth, circular economy, art and culture, tourism, and organizational governance.

Job Description

We are excited to announce an opportunity to join Idea Consult's new Digital Team as a Python Web Developer with strong data skills. If you have a solid background in Python development, a keen interest in data manipulation, and a desire to contribute to the strategic direction of our new digital services, this role is tailor-made for you. You'll play a pivotal role in shaping the development of cutting-edge, data-driven applications and services. Working closely with the current Digital Team member, you'll have the unique opportunity to bring fresh perspectives and ideas to the table while benefiting from a supportive and collaborative environment.


  • Design, develop and maintain robust web applications using Python and associated web frameworks (Django, Flask).
  • Collaborate with research teams to understand data needs and develop relevant solutions.
  • Stay updated with the latest trends and technologies in web development
  • Take the initiative to continuously self-train and dive deeper into data analysis techniques, staying current with evolving industry trends and best practices.


Required Profile

  • Strong proficiency in Python
  • Experience developing Python applications and solutions, with a minimum of 3 years of professional experience.
  • Understanding of object-oriented programming (OOP) principles and design patterns.
  • Proficiency in developing and working with web frameworks such as Django or Flask.
  • Knowledge of database systems and proficiency in writing efficient SQL queries.
  • Familiarity with version control systems, preferably Git.
  • Ability to write clean, modular, and maintainable code following best practices and coding standards.
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking abilities to analyze complex requirements and translate them into practical software solutions.
  • Demonstrated interest in developing data skills and utilizing Python for data manipulation and analysis.
  • Interest in leveraging data-driven approaches to enhance application functionality and user experience.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills to work effectively in a team environment.
  • Ability to work autonomously.
  • Proficiency in English (spoken and written)


Our Offer:

  • We are committed to driving positive societal impact through our endeavors, ensuring that our work contributes meaningfully to addressing the most critical challenges faced by societies today. We emphasize the opportunity to make a real impact through your work.
  • Tailored training opportunities to enhance both your hard (technical) and soft (communication, coaching, time management, etc.) skills.
  • A dynamic company culture that cares about your well-being at work, providing an environment that supports your balance (flexible hours, remote work, biannual team-building activities, etc.).
  • A competitive salary package commensurate with your experience and complemented by numerous fringe benefits (pension insurance, meal vouchers, 13th and 14th-month payment, annual bonus, etc.).


Get in Touch:

Send your cover letter and CV before September 18, 2023, to IDEA Consult, attention to Eduardo Salvador,

Feel free to visit the IDEA website for more information: