Backend Developer

Postscript - permanent

United States

28 Mar

Open to all applicants globally!

This role is responsible for developing and managing our back end systems. Our stack is a Python (Flask) API with a PostgreSQL database hosted on AWS.

We are looking for someone with strong backend skills combined with an intense passion for early-stage companies. You will help the team to build out our architecture and processes as we scale, and help with hiring to grow the engineering team quickly. You will have a large influence on both the product and the company.

Primary Duties

  • Architect, build and maintain the REST API for our web application
  • Improve our internal development processes to minimize errors and improve team efficiency
  • Get creative with your solutions
  • Manage AWS services as needed
  • Maintain and optimize our databases

Experience

About You (experience)

  • 3+ years software development experience
  • Experience with Python ( Flask & SQLAlchemy a plus)
  • Experience managing AWS services
  • Experience managing relational databases (PostgreSQL)

About You (culture)

  • You’re a hacker; done is better than perfect, and all development efforts should be tied to significant business value
  • You love early stage companies and being responsible for owning and improving a new, fast-growing code base
  • You’re excited for the chance to establish best practices in our development processes and act as a role model for the dev team as it grows
  • You’re excited to work a fully-remote team
  • You’re nice–no room for jerks on this team

Salary and Perks

Remote working!

Technology
AWS
Python

About Postscript

Postscript is building a best-in-class marketing platform specifically for ecommerce. Backed by Y Combinator (YC W19), Postscript is growing fast and looking for remarkable people to help scale the company.

Apply

Please applications to colin@postscript.io

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