Sr. Lead Software Engineer - Python, Full - Stack

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Boston, MA

11 - 15 years

Posted 179 days ago

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Job Description

Our client is a successful, VC-funded software company located in the greater Boston area. They have built a transformative saas platform for governments and are an industry leader. They are seeking a Senior Software Engineer with leadership skills who can build and enhance enterprise-level, highly available applications using primarily Python and MySQL that interface with front-end web applications implemented in JavaScript, Node.js and HTML5.  The ideal candidate should have strong technical skills and a good working knowledge of the latest concepts in performance, security and resilience. 


  • Responsible for the ongoing evolution of our client's saas platform, including design, development, and along with QA, systems integration testing.
  • Work in a team with other developers to build highly secure, high-performance enterprise level applications that present in a web interface.
  • Write clean, well-organized, well-commented code, following industry standard coding practices.
  • Enhance and refactor existing code with goal of improving performance, resilience, security and maintainability.
  • Mentor junior developers.


  • 10+ years or more experience in building performant, secure and maintainable back end systems.
  • Experience with Linux, Python, SQL and MySQL, jQuery.
  • B.S. or M.S in Computer Science or Engineering (or equivalent).
  • Ability to articulate and communicate technical concepts.