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Senior Python Engineer (Lead) New
Your Auto Advocate
Remote, Remote, United States

Job Title

Senior Python Engineer (Lead)

Job Description

We are seeking a self-motivated, experienced Senior Python Engineer to serve as a technical lead on our remote engineering team. You'll spend 70% of your time working hands-on to build new features and products, 20% using your past experience to design and architect our products for scale as our user base grows, and 10% providing technical mentoring to engineers on our team.

To be successful as a Senior Python Engineer lead, you should always be expanding your industry knowledge and be able to quickly identify problems. Outstanding leads are accountable, trustworthy, and able to build lasting relationships with their teams.

Restrictions

  • Telecommuting is OK
  • No Agencies Please

Requirements

Duties and responsibilities

  • Provide architectural and design direction
  • Build our new api endpoints and features
  • Liaising with team members and management to ensure projects are completed to standard
  • Work with engineering team to maintain code quality assurance and perform code reviews
  • Control technical debt through refactoring and new architectural designs
  • Promote team collaboration and engagement
  • Guiding the team through technical issues and challenges
  • Training and coaching technical personnel

Qualifications

  • 6+ years of experience on production web apps using web frameworks
  • 6+ years of experience using Python (FastAPI a plus)
  • 3+ years of experience with relations databases (PostgreSQL)
  • Experience with cloud architecture in AWS or similar
  • Proven ability to work with team members and cross-functional partners in a highly collaborative environment
  • Experience in shipping full-stack web products as a lead
  • Experience in mentoring and leading other engineers
  • Passionate about developer tools and technologies

About the Company

What if buying a car wasn’t some futile and time-wasting exercise in negotiation, gamesmanship, and trickery? What if instead of taking ten hours to buy a car, it only took one? What if the entire process was made efficient by stripping away the layers of cloak and dagger tactics? If you’re a highly skilled Technical Lead who is also passionate about solving hard problems like these for car buyers and owners, Your Auto Advocate wants to speak with you. We are a well-funded, revenue-generating startup with a flexible, distributed model, explosive growth and the highest NPS score in the industry. This is a huge opportunity for the right candidate who is ready to shoulder serious responsibility and make a sizable, direct impact on our business.

Contact Info

Previous Software Engineer, Preply (edTech) in Barcelona, Spain Next Part-Time Python Software Developer, Everything is a Function LLC in London, UK