About Rik van Achterberg

I’m a freelance senior software developer, specialized in Python.

Looking for a freelance / contract software developer with lots of experience with Python, Django and all-round Linux operations?
Contact me at rik@vanachterberg.eu.


I am experienced with:

  • Large/small, greenfield/legacy projects
  • Python 2 and 3 and migrating codebases from 2 to 3
  • Established Python frameworks and libraries like Django, Flask, Celery, Django Rest Framework, Requests, …
  • Large and small scale Linux environments
  • Unit testing, TDD, BDD
  • Virtualization, containerization (Docker), orchestration (Kubernetes)

I have worked for:



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