Working at Legalsense

It's time to fly!

We are a small team with a common goal: delivering the best online practice management software for (legal) professionals. See our current vacancies listed on this page. 


Working at Legalsense means

  • Taking pride in creating beautiful things.
  • Tackling complexity with your brain.
  • We are a software company, so technique ≥ sales.
  • We shift the goalpost when encountering the boundaries of our stack.
  • Full stack. We don’t work with departments, so you are free to do anything.
  • We measure output, not input. If your focus has gone, take a break.

What we offer

  • The opportunity to grow along with us.
  • Good terms.
  • Laptop.
  • No nine-to-five mentality but rather the flexibility to maintain a good work-life balance.

• Experienced Software Developer (Python/Django)

About the Role

As an experienced developer, you contribute to developing and improving our software. Working in
a small team of developers using an Agile-based approach, you address issues with an eye for
quality, risk, and customer interest. Communication with colleagues and sometimes clients is key
to achieving a successful result.

We use:
  • Python and Django
  • Frontend web stack: HTML, CSS, Javascript (future: React)
  • MySQL
  • Git
  • Ubuntu Linux, Nginx

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop and implement new features and functionalities in our software.
  • Identify and resolve bugs and other technical issues.
  • Collaborate with the team to ensure software architecture and quality.
  • Write and maintain technical documentation.
  • Review and improve the existing codebase to optimize performance and efficiency.
  • Implement best practices for code management and deployment.

About us

Legalsense is a leading developer and provider of online practice management software (SaaS) for legal professionals headquartered in Utrecht. Our team comprises about twenty professionals, and we expect to grow in the coming years. We often work from home, but you are always welcome at  our office in a beautiful villa with a garden in Utrecht. Every week, we start with a General Meeting, and there is a daily stand-up with your direct colleagues. There is ample room for fun,  collaboration, and knowledge transfer. We regularly organize outings, and your input is welcomed twice a year during strategy days.

We offer
  • A competitive salary and good secondary benefits
  • Extensive remote working options and the possibility to work part-time
  • A pleasant and informal work atmosphere
  • Opportunities for personal development and growth

About you
  • You are smart and get things done
  • You have knowledge of and a sense of software architecture and software quality
  • You are results-oriented
  • You have good communication skills
  • You are meticulous
  • You are ambitious
  • You communicate easily both verbally and in writing in English. Dutch is a plus but not a must.
How to apply

If you recognize yourself in the profile above and are excited about what Legalsense does, we
would love to talk with you. Send your CV and motivation to, and we will contact you as soon as possible. The procedure includes two interviews and a workshop morning or afternoon with direct colleagues