Responsibilities Break-down complex problems into solvable pieces of work for other Engineers.
Depending on your specialisation, projects / initiatives may include : Security, scaling distributed systems, working on our core services related to user management, building out new verticals, guiding new engagement features, scaling traffic / imports / exports, managing APIs.
Help scale the company in both headcount / workforce, as well as our technology.
Scale our platform to handle an increasing number of enterprise customers : +50,000 employees. Work extremely cross-functionally across Engineering and Product Management.
Train and mentor junior / mid-level Engineers.
Deliverables : (30 days) Own a feature; possibly being paired with another engineer.
60 days) Own and drive a new initiative.
90 days) Bring that initiative to production. Desired Skills and Experience Expert proficiency in Python and Django (Mandatory).
SaaS / Internet company background : web-based, hosted on Heroku or AWS.
Experience in an Agile and Scrum environment. Knowledge of one or more languages desired, NOT required : Java, Scala and Objective-
C. Experience with one or more technologies desired, NOT required : Redis, Memcache, Redshift, Kafka, RabbitMQ, Hadoop, Microservices, Aws lambda and kinesys Played a pivotal role in scaling a company.
Startup experience strongly desired. You learn quickly, you re adaptable and versatile.
Experienced as a mentor. Track-record of achievements impacting team(s) and company(ies) versus solely building features.
Skills : - Python, Django, Software Development and SaaS