Overview

Denver, Colorado, United States

We are looking for Remote Staff Level Python Engineers to join a team of active lifestyle participants who share a common interest in making the world a happier, healthier and more connected place, driven by love of nature and healthy lifestyles.

You should love building massively scalable and redundant SaaS platforms. You will help to architect and lead the team on the backend systems that power one of our most used GPS based mapping systems.

What We Offer You:

  • We’ll offer you a remote-first, supportive, collaborative work environment, with colleagues who care about the success of the company.
  • We’ll provide you the chance to join an explosive industry, a successful and growing organization and an unmatched leadership team, passionate about their employees
  • We offer you fun, enthusiasm, support, a passion for healthy living and never a dull moment!

You are Energized by:

  • Creating novel solutions, without reinventing the wheel
  • Collaborating with Product and Design on an autonomous, cross-functional team
  • Taking operational responsibility for services owned by your team
  • Mentoring through code reviews, pairing and hackdays
  • Organizing around work, not people (spending less time in meetings)
  • Joining a greenfield, yet rapidly scaling project with far reaching impact

We are Excited about You because:

  • You have deep SaaS development experience with the past five years in Python (ideally Django)
  • You love big challenges and large, passionate user bases
  • You understand how to lead a team through uncertainty and use it as an opportunity to innovate
  • You love RESTful APIs
  • You have a solid background building web based applications with high throughput and redundancy
  • You have demonstrated an ability to introduce new technologies, toolkits and frameworks
  • You care about user outcomes and you love being a problem solver
  • You value team success over personal success
  • You embrace uncertainty and use it as an opportunity to innovate
  • You create solutions according to best practices
  • You’ve learned how to communicate your ideas and foster respect on a team for other’s ideas

Ideal candidates have 10+ years in building complex web applications (no particular language required) but heavy preference for the most recent five years in in Python

Ideal candidates should have strong experience in these areas

  • Staff or Architect level experience in Python / Django
  • Celery
  • Postgres Database
  • Strong DevOps familiarity
  • CI/CD
  • Docker and containerization
  • RESTful APIs
  • Low/No Ego and desire to just dig in!

Bonus points for

  • Application performance monitoring
  • Ability to manage multi-stack environs
  • Geospatial background or Mapping experience
  • Google maps API
  • Some exposure to GraphQL
  • Desire to help fellow adventurers in overland expeditions, backpacking, backcountry skiing or similar areas of interest
  • Experience with iOS and Android applications
  • Data synchronization to mobile platforms in low broadband/ low connectivity areas
  • Datadog exposure
  • Distributed tracing

Source: Python.org Jobs Feed