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Senior Software Engineer Backend (Python - FastApi)



Software Engineering
Posted on Thursday, July 4, 2024
We are looking for a skilled Senior Python Developer with a strong background in FastAPI framework and experience in handling background tasks. The ideal candidate will be responsible for designing, implementing, and maintaining robust, scalable APIs for our [product/service]. You will collaborate closely with cross-functional teams to deliver high-quality solutions that meet our clients' needs.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain APIs using the FastAPI framework
  • Implement background tasks and asynchronous processing to optimize system performance
  • Collaborate with front-end developers to integrate APIs seamlessly with user interfaces
  • Write clean, efficient, and maintainable code that adheres to industry best practices
  • Conduct code reviews and provide constructive feedback to team members
  • Troubleshoot and debug issues to ensure smooth operation of applications
  • Stay up-to-date with emerging technologies and trends in Python development and FastAPI framework
  • Integrate latest AI technologies like langchain, chatgpt endpoints, LLM


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field
  • 5+ years of experience in Python development
  • Proven experience with FastAPI framework
  • Strong understanding of asynchronous programming and background tasks
  • Proficiency in MongoDB database management systems
  • Familiarity with containerization technologies such as Docker
  • Excellent problem-solving and communication skills
  • Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team
  • Experience with version control systems (e.g., Git) is a plus


  • Fully remote with office optional. You decide when you would like to work from home and when from the office
  • Flexible timings. You decide your work schedule.
  • Market competitive compensation
  • Insane learning and growth