Back End (Python) Developer for Boligportal

Dnipro, Ukraine

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Description

On behalf of Boligportal, Ciklum is looking for Back End (Python) Developer to join Dnipro team on a full-time  basis. 

Boligportal helps Denmark move

Thousands of people use BoligPortal (in Denmark) and BostadsPortal (in Sweden) to find or rent out an apartment every day. At the same time, BoligPortal innovates by developing new tools to help landlords manage the process of renting out their properties.

If you would like to take part in developing and maintaining software for a growing suite of products targeting the international market, with a shared mission, then we want to hear from you!

In addition to our team of product managers and developers, you will be a part of aprofessional, innovative and international environment with about 50 colleagues in BoligPortal.

We want to talk to you if you are an experienced Front-End developer with documented results in shipping successful software. A relevant education as a software engineer or in computer science is a plus but not a requirement. It’s also a plus if you know the technologies in our stack. More importantly, you are a fast learner and curious by nature. You stay updated about new technologies, concepts and trends. You thrive being around passionate people driven by creating the solutions of tomorrow and enjoy succeeding as a team in an agile environment.

Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain features on new and existing products for tenants and landlords
  • Bring your ideas about how to improve our product and our code
  • Model our business requirements in our code / database model
  • Write automated tests to ensure high-quality code
  • Assist in getting code tested by QA.
  • Investigate and fix bugs reported by customers or proactively (via Sentry)
  • Collaborate with frontenders and product managers on new projects
  • Perform code review of colleagues’ PRs

Requirements

  • 2-3 years of experience with backend development (we use Python)
  • Experience with Django or other web frameworks/ORMs
  • Good SQL/data-modelling skills (we use PostgreSQL)
  • Experience writing unit/integration tests
  • Experience building REST APIs
  • Ability to write readable, performant code
  • Ability to work on a team using version control, code review, etc.
  • Professional experience with one of the major cloud providers (Heroku, AWS, Google Cloud, etc.)
  • Good English skills, as we are an international team
  • Nice to have: TypeScript/React experience
  • Most importantly: You are excited about building the optimal experience for our customers and creating great products

Desirable

TypeScript/React experience

  • Most importantly: You are excited about building the optimal experience for our customers and creating great products

Personal skills

  • Great problem solving abilities 
  • A strong desire to learn and share new tools and techniques 
  • A commitment to quality and the drive to ensure goals are met 
  • Attention to details 

What's in it for you

  • Cozy office in the city center
  • We don’t shove deadlines down your throat, instead we set them together
  • We are all engaged in shaping our products from idea to development, which means you will have a clear say in how things are being developed
  • We keep meetings few and short, prefer Slack over emails, and collaborate towards our shared goals
  • We like to move fast, while maintaining quality and reducing busywork
  • We strive to keep the code-base healthy and keep technical debt in check
  • We take work-life balance seriously
  • We have all the basics covered, such as great coffee and great people around