Python Developer

  • Engineering
  • Remote job

Python Developer

Job description

Overview

Xapo is a leading bitcoin wallet, and we have a mission to bring bitcoin to the everyday lives of people across the world.

Our business is growing fast, and we want to make sure we can keep providing the best quality support to our customers. We’re known for our fast responses to users, a positive attitude, and a real desire to find the best working solutions for the people who chose to use Xapo’s products and services.

Do you see yourself working with smart people in a collaborative, fast-paced, environment using the latest technologies? Have you always dreamed about working for a tech startup where you can apply your great talents and continue to learn and grow throughout your career? If you answered “Yes” to all of these questions then Xapo is the place for you!

This full-time position is planned to be remote, meaning you can work from anywhere!

Requirements


Responsibilities:

As a senior Python developer, you will work with a highly specialized multidisciplinary team that handles the complete development life cycle of a product, from the envisioning phase to the production deployment. You will be mainly responsible within this team for building high-quality software components that fulfill defined functional specifications and fit in the architectural designs for it. You will be responsible to work in an autonomous way following a defined plan and achieving schedule goals in time. You will also be required to participate in the designing, testing, and deployment of your code. 

We are looking for experienced, passionate, enthusiastic and top quality engineers; if you think you have what it takes to help revolutionize the Fintech future then come to join us!

Education and/or Experience:

  • 4+ years’ experience in software development for commercial projects.

  • Backend development.

  • Excellent proven Python development skills.

  • Good development and tuning skills for MySql and Redis.

  • Flask, uwsgi and NGINX, experience.

  • API building and consuming experience are desirable.

Frontend development;

  • React.JS proven application development experience.

Platform and libraries;

  • Feel comfortable using Linux, Docker, Flask, uWSGI, and NGINX.

  • Experience using Git, Stash, Jira.

  • Capable of documenting and diagramming functional flows and architectures.

  • Experience with other major development language and frameworks like, C, C++, Java or .NET, Node.js is desirable.

  • Experience with other front-end frameworks like Prototype, Undersore.js, etc is valuable but not required.

  • Mobile development knowledge, add points by not required.

  • Self-motivated, with initiative and enthusiasm, willing to work hard within a remote team.

  • Experience working by plan and objectives in autonomous mode.

  • Good communication skills and remote teamwork experience.

  • Strong communication skill in English is a must. Spanish is a nice to have.

  • Experience within Fintech and knowledge about Bitcoins would be ideal.

Some of the Perks of working for Xapo:

  • Attractive compensation.

  • Great remote-work environment.

  • Fully remote job.