We are seeking for a Technical Lead Python Developer to join Engineering team to develop our state-of-the-art product SolarWinds MSP Backup and Recovery .
You are to join the back-end team with the focus on developing RESTful micro-services using Python 3.
We widely use type hinting, auto and unit-tests, code review to increase code quality, dynamic REST features and JSON API to empower our API.
The services are communicating with other platform services, backup / restore agents, and providing data for web-based management UI.
There is a data storage and we use SQLite, MySQL and non-relational back-end hosted in Amazon.
Django is used as a main framework and ORM solution. Docker is used to arrange deployment. The product is very dynamic, that is why you will learn a lot all the time.
Our expectations from candidates.
We are looking for a self-motivated, creative and result-driven person with good communication skills and the ability to quickly acquire new knowledge.
You need to have skills to develop efficient, clean self-documented code and follow commonly used best coding practices.
Most of all we want you to be an enthusiastic, talented and happy engineer, developing great products, just as we are.
Design and implement functional requirements
Design / review architecture of complex features with multiple components
Independently develop complex features through multiple software layers
Support the code by writing unit and auto-tests
Work on application performance improvements and tuning
Provide technical feedback and assistance on others' code and design
Communicate with other teams and help to integrate others' code to a common solution
Identify and address root cause of the issues, drive problem from its definition till successful completion
Prepare technical documentation
Solid experience in Python development
Understanding of fundamental design principles behind a scalable application
Understanding of the threading limitations of Python, and multi-process architecture
Experience of developing of RESTful services
Understanding of the relational databases and SQL
Knowledge of the object-relational mapping (ORM)
Hands on experience with Django
Ability to write quality-oriented, efficient code and support it with unit and auto-tests
Knowledge of containers concepts, e.g. Docker
Familiarity with Amazon Web Services
Knowledge of scripting languages : Bash, PowerShell
Experience with other Python frameworks (Flask, Pyramid)
We offer :
A full-time position (40 hours / week)
Attractive salary and regular performance-dependent salary increases, annual bonus plan
Private medical subscription
Life & disability insurance
Extra leave days for seniority acquired within the company
Modern office facilities located centrally
Lots of space for self-development, personal growth, and opportunities to contribute
Possibility to get involved in our Social Responsibility Program
A team of high performing and passionate colleagues.
SolarWinds is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. SolarWinds will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.