Senior Python Engineer, Platform Services at ReCharge Payments (allows remote)

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Job Description

Overview


Our SaaS platform is used by millions of people every month and our Platform Services team is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to collaborate on a critical part of the platform. This team builds business critical platforms and services that allow ReCharge to run applications reliably at scale, providing ReCharge Engineering with forward-looking tech stack components that take advantage of the cloud (tech stack 2.0).


Our stack includes: Python, Flask, Redis, Docker, GCP, Terraform, Memcached


What You’ll Do



  • Live by and champion our values: #day-one, #ownership, #empathy, humility.

  • Write code focused on scalability, testability, supportability and maintainability.

  • Collaborate with design, product and engineering teams across the company to build new features or update existing ones at scale, as well as understand roadmap priorities.

  • Implement new technologies to solve ReCharge’s technical challenges as they arise.

  • Champion good habits (development techniques, security, tech debt balance, TDD, and agile habits) within your team

  • Improve engineering standards, tooling, and processes.

  • Debug production issues across multiple levels of the stack.

  • Find and address performance issues throughout the application.

  • Perform thorough code reviews and troubleshoot complex issues.

  • Work on and/or with asynchronous and eventing workflows, serverless, 12-factor applications, webhooks, rate limiting and token management.

  • Building new services that scale; deploy code daily.


What You’ll Bring



  • Typically, 7+ years of relevant development experience in fast paced environments

  • Experience building out scalable APIs and services

  • Expert knowledge of one of the following languages: Python (preferred), Nodejs, Ruby

  • Experience with RabbitMq, Kafka, or other cloud based eventing and messaging solutions

  • Experience with Cloud Platforms such as GCP or AWS

  • Experience with Docker, auto-scaling, pub-sub architectures, serverless

  • A knack for engineering simple solutions to solve complex problems

  • Self driven; a passion for taking ownership of your work and delivering outcomes

  • Ability to work remote-first in a rapidly scaling organization

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience desired

Posted: 10 October, 2020