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LEAD Python Backend Developer – Python, AWS


$100,000 - $120,000 Per Annum


Debit cards,FinTech,IT/Technical,Retail Banking,Software Development,Software Engineer

Permanent | Full Time



Not specified

LEAD Python Backend Developer – Python, AWS

Python, AWS, Microservices

 Fully remote

Job Scope

Our client is a global fintech with a cutting edge USP. Offering fully remote work, this is a fantastic opportunity to take your career to the next level  in a collaborative and dynamic environment about to launch a ground-breaking financial product.

 We’re looking for a Backend Developer Lead to join the Debit Card team. This role is a mix between leadership and technological. You’ll be leading a team of senior developers and test engineers responsible for the backend powering the card. This involves participation in design and development of backend services as well as supporting and coaching the team.


  • Support, coach and develop team members into top performing engineers
  • Build a great place to work for talented and motivated people
  • Champion engineering best practices: devops, automated testing, code reviews and simple design
  • Design and code bulletproof payment-processing systems

Skills needed

  • Significant software engineering experience in one or more general purpose programming languages (we use Python)
  • Strong understanding of relational databases
  • Understanding of microservice architecture
  • Experience creating, delivering, and operating highly secure and reliable services
  • Experience with AWS and/or Kubernetes is a plus
  • Experience working in Finance is a plus