Senior Backend Engineer (JN -062021-4508)

Our client’s mission is to build financial management technologies and enable the world’s most important companies to grow more quickly in a sustainable way that’s good for people, the planet, and business.

They build the most intuitive and actionable tools for companies to optimize cash flow performance and they are growing quickly, working with the world’s best companies.

They are currently looking to hire talented Software Engineers in Latin America to join their growing team to help us implement a high volume of curated ideas and reinvent how complex financial transactions can be simplified. The projects you will be working on are critical infrastructure for many companies to maintain their cash flow. And the product is loved with an NPS of 67 and over 60% DAU/MAU.

What’s in it for you?
Remote from anywhere in Latin America.
The majority of our Engineering and Data Science teams are distributed. We call our team “Remote Powered.”
Fast paced environment where you have a daily impact.
About you
You can hold your own on the backend, and you don’t compromise on quality.
You’re looking to contribute significantly to a product as an individual contributor.
You have strong opinions, but you hold them loosely.
You’re always learning.
You have an appreciation for the importance of frontend.
You love building and shipping magical products that will help thousands of companies.
What you’ll do day-to-day
Ship backend code for features to company’s core product.
Work tightly with frontend and product to ensure the end product is first class.
Tackle a wide variety of technical problems throughout the stack and contribute daily to all parts of our code base.

What you can expect:
You will work on a small, nimble team with 2-3 other engineers and a product manager.
You will own high-impact features with your team from concept to launch.
You will have a strong influence on how features come together.
Your team will have a chance to demo your work to the whole company each sprint.
The ideal candidate



Qualifications / Requirements

  • Has 5+ years of work experience.
  • Has experience and familiarity with Python.
  • Is resourceful and agile, and remains positive in the face of problems.
  • Empathetic towards colleagues and users.
  • Expert working with different web tech stacks: libraries, frameworks, testing, etc.
  • Experience working with a backend MVC framework.
  • Excited about the challenge of working in a fast-paced environment with a small and talented team.
  • Experience with Django (Preferred)
  • Experience troubleshooting and optimizing database performance (Preferred)