API Software Engineer & Python

at ReCharge Payments

Overview

With over 10,000 online merchants launching subscriptions and over 1,000,000 subscribers powered by ReCharge we're processing tens of millions of dollars in sales every week. Our mission ‘making repeat orders easier for everyone' began four years ago as a bootstrapped startup and today we're at the forefront of recurring billing software with over 100 remote-first employees around the globe.

We're looking for a Software Engineer to join the API team and collaborate on a critical part of the platform. Our API team provides the foundation for which Recharge is powered by and is responsible for creating a single interface into all of Recharge's data.

Our stack includes: Python, Flask, Jinja, ES6, Vue.js, Sass, Webpack, Redis, Docker, GCP, Terraform, Ansible, Memcached, Nginx, Snowflake, Looker, Matillion

What You’ll Do

  • Live by and champion our values: #ownership, #empathy, #simple-solutions.
  • Write code (python) focused on scalability, testability, supportability and maintainability.
  • Implement new technologies to solve ReCharge’s technical challenges as they arise.
  • Champion good habits (development techniques, security, tech debt balance, TDD, and agile habits) within your team; improve engineering standards, tooling, and processes.
  • Debug production issues across multiple levels of the stack.
  • Find and address performance issues throughout the application.
  • Perform thorough code reviews and troubleshoot complex issues.
  • Work with engineering and product managers to understand roadmap priorities.

What You’ll Bring

  • Typically, 4+ years of relevant development experience in fast paced environments
  • Experienced in of one of the following languages: Python (preferred), Node.js, Ruby, Java, Go
  • Ability to design and implement RESTful APIs
  • Experience with Cloud Platforms such as GCP, AWS, or Azure
  • Experience with Docker, auto-scaling, serverless infrastructure
  • A knack for engineering simple solutions to solve complex problems
  • Self motivated with a passion for taking ownership of your work and delivering outcomes
  • Ability to work remotely and desire to make an impact at a boot-strapped start-up
  • Excellent communication skills, a team player with a ‘winning as a team’ attitude
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience