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Lead Back End Developer

Here is what will have prepared you for this role:

  • At least 10 years experience in backend or full stack development.
  • Desire to lead a team and make design decisions.
  • The proven ability to quickly and efficiently analyze problems and then offer effective and workable solutions.
  • The proven ability to lead and mentor a team of software engineers.
  • Experience developing and architecting software in Python.
  • Verifiable experience with AWS infrastructure, including event-driven microservices.
  • At least 2 years of front end development experience.
  • Proficiency in the Python programming language.
  • A bachelor's degree in computer science, information systems, or engineering (or equivalent experience)
  • Excellent understanding of the software development lifecycle.
  • Familiarity with API security and best practices.
  • Experience leading Agile/Scrum development teams.
  • The proven ability to work independently and be self-motivated with minimal supervision and assistance.
  • Self-development skills with a willingness to keep up to date with fast-changing trends.

Preferably you will have:

  • Experience developing highly available and secure APIs.
  • Experience with the Django framework
  • Experience with the React framework
  • Understanding of banking or money movement processes.

Job Type



Backend Developers

Must have Skills

  • Python - 6 Years


  • API Development - 4 Years


  • AWS - 4 Years


70 - 150 K/Year USD (Annual salary)

Longterm (Duration)

Fully Remote

United States

Bruce H

United States