Lead / Senior Backend Developer

Porto 2020


We are looking for an experienced Senior Python Engineer to build features for our core platform. This is a key position within the business as the company enters a critical growth phase. This role would be ideally suited to an individual with at least five years experience in Python, who is eager to move to a fast moving, cool, vc-funded start-up.



  • Write code and build features for our core platform.
  • Participate in code reviews to help the whole team, improving their knowledge and output quality.
  • Help with feature planning and exploration by providing technical input to Product and Design teams.
  • Write sustainable code by leveraging testing and our automated CI/CD systems.
  • Getting new features out to the production platform

Our Stack:

Backend: Python 3.7+, Django 2+, Django Rest Framework, Postgres, Redis, Celery.

Infrastructure: Docker, Linux, AWS

The rest of our stack is made up of: NodeJS, Javascript, TypeScript, Vue, VueX

  • 5+ years Python experience
  • Experience using Django
  • Django Rest Framework 
  • Postgres 
  • Good knowledge of Test Driven Development (eg. Unit, Acceptance, Integration tests)
  • Familiarity with domain driven design
  • Celery (task queue software for python)
  • Experience architecting solutions to problems
  • Exposure to devops and deployment would be a bonus
  • Proactive, with the ability to adapt and be flexible
  • Flexible working hours from our offices in Porto or Lisbon, or remotely
  • Yearly bonus linked to team/product success
  • Opportunity to tackle other development stacks (if you wish to do so)
  • Direct cooperation with the management team

We have offices in Lisbon, Porto, Valencia and do business all around Europe. Please send your application to careers@beamian.com