Senior Software Engineer (Python)

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Job Description :
About The Role

We're hiring a Software Engineer in GMT +3 to GMT +5:30 timezone to join our geographically distributed backend engineering team. You will help build the next generation of systems to make cryptocurrency accessible to everyone across the MENA region,, operating real-time applications with high frequency, low latency updates, and managing the most secure, dockerized infrastructure running in the cloud.

Our tech stack is Python and Django Framework, Micro-Service Architecture, SQL and no-SQL DBs, iOS and Android applications, web front-end and AWS infrastructure, Kubernetes.

What You'll Be Doing

  • Writing bug free scalable code, with required unit tests, integration tests etc.
  • Building customer facing APIs, keeping security, scalability, and SOLID principles in mind
  • Articulate a long term vision for maintaining and scaling our backend systems.
  • Build new services to meet critical product and business needs using Golang, Python.
  • Responsible for key engineering metrics such as uptime, reliability, service SLAs.
  • Design, develop, and maintain, write RFCs for backend components and services.
  • Write high quality, well tested code to meet the needs of your customers.
  • Design, build and engineer reliability in key CI/CD systems and tools.
  • Be proactive and creative to strike the right balance between product, engineering, and business needs.
  • Manage individual projects priorities, deadlines and deliverables with your technical expertise.
  • Relentless focus on delivering high quality, bug-free code.
  • Go the extra mile to identify and fix customer pain-points.
What We Look For In You

  • Bachelor's Degree or Master's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or relevant field.
  • +6 years of Industry relevant experience.
  • Strong problem-solving skills, using data structures and algorithms.
  • Must have proficiency in one popular Python framework (ideally Django), REST-based web services and have experience writing Rest APIs.
  • Good in communication, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong understanding of web fundamentals, database and SQL
  • Familiarity with Cloud Providers such as Amazon Web Services (AWS), GCP, Azure
  • English language proficiency is a must have.
  • You are excited about and fluent in Linux systems and performance tuning.
  • Experience using a source control system such as GitHub, Bitbucket, Gitlab or similar.

Nice To Haves
  • You have experience with Blockchain technology (such as Bitcoin, altcoins etc. )
  • You have gone through a rapid growth phase in your career.
  • You have a hidden crypto trader inside you.
  • You speak binary and consider yourself a seasoned programmer.
  • You actively participate in open source projects.
  • You are excited about the borderless currency around the world.

What We Offer
  • A competitive salary and package with employee stock options.
  • A globally distributed team, with a diverse team and inclusive culture.
  • A focus on individual learning and development
  • The opportunity to impact the financial aspect of millions of people in the region.
  • The opportunity to become an owner and to build complex financial & trading systems






Bachelor's Degree
Job Source:

Propel Consult

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