SENIOR PYTHON WEB DEVELOPER
Xapo is a global fintech start-up on a mission to build a safe and global way to use money. We’re a fully distributed team, working remotely from more than 40 countries around the world.
We’re seeking a collaborative, proactive problem-solver to join us as Senior Python Web Developer at Xapo. This full-time position is fully remote, meaning you can work from anywhere! Xapo has been working remotely for many years.
As Senior Backend Developer, you will work with a highly specialized, multidisciplinary team that handles the complete development lifecycle of a product, from envisioning to production deployment
- Building high-quality software components that fulfill defined functional specifications and fit within architectural designs.
- Working autonomously, following a defined plan and achieving goals according to schedule.
- Participating in the design, testing, and deployment of your code.
- 7+ years’ experience in web services backend development.
- Excellent proven Python development skills.
- Good development and tuning skills for MySQL, Mongo and Redis.
- Flask, uWSGI and NGINX experience.
- API building and consuming experience.
- 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 skills in English.
- Experience within Fintech and knowledge about Bitcoin would be ideal.
NICE TO HAVE
- React.JS proven application development experience.
Platform and libraries;
- Experience using Linux, Docker.
- Experience using Git, BitBucket, 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.
- Experience with other front-end frameworks like Prototype, Undersore.js, etc.
- Mobile development knowledge.
- A dedicated workspace.
- A reliable internet connection with the fastest speed possible in your area.
- Devices and other essential equipment that meet minimal technical specifications.
- Alignment with Our Values.
WHY WORK FOR XAPO?
- Shape the Future: Improve lives through cutting-edge technology, work remotely from anywhere in the world.
- Own Your Success: Receive attractive remuneration, enjoy an autonomous work culture and flexible hours, apply your expertise to meaningful work every day.
- Expect Excellence: Collaborate, learn, and grow with a high-performance team.
At Xapo, we’re building a way for users all over the world to send, receive, spend, and store their money globally and safely. We're firm believers that no matter who you are or where you're from, you deserve easy access to digital financial services.
Launched in 2014 by Wences Casares (CEO) & Federico Murrone (COO), Xapo has made an unparalleled investment in security infrastructure, assembled a renowned advisory board, and raised $40M from top venture capital firms in Silicon Valley & the world.
Xapo is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe a team that represents a variety of backgrounds and perspectives is critical to our success as a global company. A diverse, inclusive workplace enables us to create products that best serve our customers all around the world. It is the foundation of Xapo.