Senior Python Engineer (with Scraping) (#1821)

Work type:
Technical Level:
Job Category:
Software Development

For our customer author of the most widely used solution to recover digital revenue, we are looking for a Senior Python Engineer

Over 1.000 companies rely on their platform to fight counterfeits, piracy, impersonation, and distribution abuse. The company has 270+ professionals and offices in New York, Barcelona, Beijing, and Salt Lake City. 

We are looking for a Python Engineer to get involved in our tracking technology, libraries, and hundreds of projects that use them, helping us maintain our platform, optimize it, and further improve it.


  • 4+ years in a Python Developer position or similar
  • The ability to express complex ideas in spoken and written English is crucial as our team is made up of people of 5 different nationalities and it is the language in which we communicate
  • Good knowledge of Python, with the ability to write idiomatic and reusable code.
  • Experience in object-oriented design, software architecture best practices and patterns, and large-scale application development with maintainability and extensibility in mind.
  • Experience with web requests and Python request library.
  • Experience with TDD, testing best practices and methodologies: pytest, unittest, mock and answers libraries.
  • Experience using docker / docker-compose throughout the entire lifecycle, including development, testing, debugging, QA, CI, and deployment.

    Tech stack:
  • Python, AWS, MySQL / SQLAlchemy, Snowflake / Redshift Airflow / Celery / RabbitMQ / Luigi, Redis, Scrapy, IDOL for data interfaces and schema, Sepia config system

Nice to have: 

  • Understanding of the architecture of web applications (including ajax websites) and mastery of the development tools built into the browser, for reverse engineering purposes.
  • Inclination towards code optimizations (algorithmic complexity, memory usage).
  • Proficiency in contributing to shared code bases using git.
  • Efficient text processing with regular expressions and XML parsing.
  • Experience with selenium / node.js / phantom.js / splash or any similar software for scraping or automation purposes.

We offer:

  • Flexible working format - remote, office-based or flexible
  • A competitive salary and good compensation package
  • Personalized career growth
  • Professional development tools (mentorship program, tech talks and trainings, centers of excellence, and more)
  • Active tech communities with regular knowledge sharing
  • Education reimbursement
  • Memorable anniversary presents
  • Corporate events and team buildings
  • Other location-specific benefits