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Python Back-end Developer New
Oxford, United Kingdom

Job Title

Python Back-end Developer

Job Description

About the position

  • Full-time
  • Location: Remote (or Oxford, if convenient)
  • Experience: 3+ years in a professional environment
  • Salary: £35k - £40k depending on experience

About the role

  • Collaborate to help better understand the problems the software should solve, and contribute creative and cost-effective solutions to such problems.
  • Contribute to technical design in an Agile way.
  • Ship high-quality code (with eventual pair-programming sessions) using Test-Driven Development.
  • Perform peer code reviews.
  • Work side by side with the UX/UI design team, supporting them and implementing and challenging their ideas.
  • QA product features.
  • Contribute to keeping the Product Backlog in good shape.
  • Participate in problem-solving sessions with the Product Team.
  • Occasionally act as first-line support for internal users, and second-line support for external ones (limited to working hours).


  • Full-time telecommuting.
  • Resources for self-development, budget for books, courses and conferences.
  • Opportunities to learn and grow professionally.

Some recent examples of what we do

  • Added l10n and i18n for both our client and server side application
  • Integrate machine translation for user generated content
  • Switch our main workloads from IaaS to CaaS
  • Implement a simple Backend For Frontend API to drastically reduce the application load time


  • Telecommuting is OK
  • No Agencies Please


  • You are open to giving and receiving feedback, as it is a core part of how we collaborate.
  • You are self-sufficient, ready to take ownership and don't need constant supervision.
  • You value communication, have professional, precise communication skills (English), and understand that in a remote job setting, communication plays a crucial role in organising day to day work.
  • You have professional experience building web applications with Python/Django.
  • Bonus: You have professional experience and interest in working with Angular, Docker, AWS and Terraform.

About the Company

2degrees is a company based in Oxford, UK, with a mission: we are working to transform the energy and resource efficiency of some of the world’s biggest brands and their supply chains. Our goal is to dramatically reduce the energy and resources throughput in global manufacturing within the next decade.

You’ll join a team eager to work with new technologies while keeping a clear vision of product deliverability, following a Kanban approach and learning from each other. Our stack looks something like: Django, Python, Docker, AWS and Angular.

We welcome talented developers based anywhere but we do ask that you work close to UK time zones. Caring about what our business is trying to do is definitely a bonus but an essential is that you take your craft seriously and want to use it to deliver great commercial results.

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Contact Info

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