Senior Back End Engineer

Department: Engineering
Specialization: Developer
Experience: Middle Senior
Technologies: Python
Client: Zumper
Special referral bonus: No
Hot position?: Hot
Work model: Remote

About the Project

Zumper is on a mission to change the way people rent, forever. To make it easier, faster, and more human. By making this vision a reality, they’re creating opportunities for everyone to live better—from one fresh start to the next. 
    With a user base of +90 million you’ll work together with the top Software Engineers in the market understanding the requirements needed in order to optimize Zumper’s platform. You’ll be presented with the challenge of making the end user’s life simpler 🙂

      Requirements

      • 5+ years of development experience in Python. 
      • A strong sense of ownership and willingness to overcome every challenge with the same level of energy, regardless of the complexity or the end goal
      • Experience working in an environment leveraging remote communication and collaboration tools (e.g. Github, Slack, JIRA)
      • You have experience with DJANGO Framework and SQL Alchemy
      • Nice to have: professional experience working with React.js alongside Python/Node. 
      • You know the basics of Redux
      • A passion for delightful user experiences.
      • A deep sense of quality and attention to detail.
      • Strong software engineering foundation and experience.
      • You are passionate about writing clean, modern, maintainable, & highly-performant code 
      • You have a pro-active ability and a self-starter attitude to troubleshoot and solve problems 
      • You have experience working in an Agile environment
      • You have strong communication skills with excellent interpersonal effectiveness, in one-on-one interactions and presenting to a room 
      • You have self-awareness and a desire to continually improve 

      Responsibilities

      • Work on the development of features that optimize Zumper’s main platform
      • Evaluate and document the currently existing integrations
      • Work with CI / CD
      • Writing clear technical documentation
      • Work in an Dedicated Agile Delivery environment
      • Working in a remote environment

      About us

      AgileEngine is a top-ranking software development company with 10+ years of experience in building products loved by millions of users worldwide. Starting out as a 2-person team, we now take pride in 500+ experts ranked among the best software developers in Washington DC, Argentina, and Ukraine.

      About AgileEngine

      Founded as a dev tool vendor with a 2-person team

      2010

      Opened a dev center in Ukraine

      2012

      Pivoted into outsourced product development

      2014

      Launched mobile and UI labs

      2015

      Got our first Inc. 5000 award

      2016

      Opened a dev center in Argentina

      2017

      Became a top-3 ranked custom software developer in DC, Ukraine, and Argentina

      2019

      Became the #1 software development company to hire in 2020

      2020

      Opened new dev centers in Mexico and Colombia, counting 500+ experts

      2021

      How we lead

      A company where experts grow, hone their skills, and do what they love, AgileEngine is guided by these principles:

      Stay agile and embrace changes

      Thrive in a results-driven culture with individual autonomy

      Innovate with fellow experts in a no-blame environment

      Learn from mistakes and move on

      Foster mutual trust and support

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