Senior Python Developer


Full time



UpTeam is a consulting development company with HQ in Silicon Valley. We are a remote-first company working from all over the world and have team members in 20+ countries, including Romania, Montenegro, Czech Republic, Poland, Serbia, Turkey, Georgia, Armenia, Argentina, Thailand, and other countries.

We are the advanced AWS partner and are working on a number of breakthrough B2B and B2C SaaS and Cloud Automation Projects for the US and global markets. If you want to bring your career to the next level, be a part of Silicon Valley start-ups and work on the next-generation businesses in the area of innovative ad tech, healthtech, ed tech, fintech & social SAAS products this place is right for you.

We are looking for an experienced and motivated Senior Python Engineer to join our fast-growing Fintech startup. In this role, you will work on a wide range of backend technologies and systems to help us develop innovative and secure financial products. As a Senior Backend Engineer, you will be responsible for:

Your tasks will include:

  • Developing, maintaining and improving our backend systems
  • Designing, building and implementing high-performance, reliable, secure and scalable applications
  • Collaborating with other teams to ensure the successful integration of backend systems and services
  • Troubleshooting complex technical issues
  • Developing and executing unit tests
  • Working on new projects and initiatives
  • Upholding high code quality standards

Our stack: Python, AWS (Lambda, AppSync, API Gateway, DynamoDB, S3), Rest API/GraphQL, Kafka


  • At least 5 years of experience in backend development
  • Strong proficiency in Python or other modern programming language
  • Experience with AWS serverless technologies 
  • Strong understanding of distributed systems, microservices architecture, and RESTful APIs.
  • Product oriented

Nice to have requirements/skills:

  • Experience with IaC frameworks such as CDK
  • Familiarity with machine learning and MLOps
  • Experience with GraphQL and/or Kafka


  • Competitive salary level
  • Remote mode of work (from eligible countries), B2B or consultancy contract
  • Innovative product
  • Training with top industry experts, a range of career opportunities in the international business environment: Learning & Development, Coaching, and Mentoring
  • Unique working environment where you will be a part of clients' and partners' teams
  • Paid leaves and flexible working hours in European time zone
  • Zero bureaucracy

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Why do engineers like UpTeam

Competitive compensation
& above market salary

For top employees, profit-sharing program & considerable quarterly bonuses for top results.

Full medical insurance

Your health matters to us. We offer all employees full coverage benefits w/leading local providers.

A range of career opportunities

Great mix of products & markets, with top tech pros on both sides of the ocean to keep your skills fresh.

Learning & Development

Personal development plan for every employee; structured guidance to help achieve personal & team goals.

Coaching & Mentoring

Partner w/senior staff, define & practice new skills, turn situational challenges into opportunities.

Flexible working hours

We bet on smart people who get it done. Teamwork & meetings are vital; you set the schedule for the rest.

Career Mobility & Momentum

Each project success builds on your achievements, paving the way for you to join new UpTeam® projects.

Funded sports activities

Gym, yoga, swimming, aerobics, lacrosse, volleyball, name your game; our personal wallet program covers expenses.

Fun Events

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