Senior Python / Django Engineer

PolicyFly - permanent

United States

02 Jan

Applicants must reside in: Canada, United States

Do you love Python, Django and creating solid backend APIs? Do you want to work on a growing, ambitious and new product? Ok, sweet, keep reading…

We are looking for a Python developer with a proven track record in building modern and maintainable backends. This position is ideal for a seasoned engineer looking to take the next step and take a leadership role in the product.

You’ll be tasked with collaborating with the frontend and product teams to bring new features to life, refactor existing components to be more extendable and customize the product for new customers. 

  • Overall backend architecture and engineering planning (architecture, approach, estimation and project breakdown) 
  • Development of new features, refactoring of existing features
  • Establish new project architectures, build tools and instill modern processes
  • Coordination between frontend and UX design to ensure a properly built, maintainable product
  • Contribute to the product roadmap (planning) and extensibility (architecture) of the product
  • Brainstorm creative solutions along with our customer’s requirements


  • 3+ years of professional Python experience with either Django or Flask
  • Expert in Docker and managing Docker infrastructures
  • Expert in Git, Continuous Integration & Delivery
  • Speak linux natively
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Comfort working remotely -- independent & self-motivated
  • Nice to have: Kubernetes experience and expertise in DevOps / infrastructure management

Salary and Perks

  • Competitive salary + Equity
  • Unlimited vacation
  • Health/Dental/Vision
  • Small team of exceptional engineers + project managers
  • Opportunity to join a growing business and leave your fingerprint on it's success
  • Collaborative, transparent and fun loving office culture
  • Remote-first team

About PolicyFly

Designed specifically for specialty insurance programs, PolicyFly is a complete policy management platform that brings agents, brokers and customers into one experience. We help insurers build better, more-profitable programs with streamlined online applications, faster and smarter underwriting and the best technology money can buy.


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