Python Technical Lead Engineer

 Koombea - Company site
 January 12, 2022
 Remote - Latam Colombia

Remote, Latam |  Full Time |  5+ years experience |  English (C1) | Competitive Salary

Why Apply to Koombea?

Did you know that Koombea started out as a Ruby on Rails development company? To us, Ruby on Rails isn’t just a framework. We think of it as one of the most powerful technologies available to build digital products. 

By joining our team as a Senior RoR developer, you will not only receive amazing benefits and become part of a flexible and innovative work culture. You will get to share directly with the Rails community worldwide. We have numerous RoR awards and recognitions in different international competitions.


The Job

Koombea is looking for a Tech Lead Developer to join our development team in Colombia or remotely in all Latam. As a Technical Lead, you’ll be architecting solutions for a wide array of problems. Be part of the development team, making the hard decisions, reviewing pull requests, and adding code to the solution.


What You’ll Do

  • Understand client objectives, guiding intake activities like stakeholder interviews
  • Develop prototypes as we consider solutions
  • Guide teams of developers as we turn ideas into digital products
  • Build and maintain trust with clients through excellent communication
  • Promote and extend our best practices and internal tooling
  • Identify risks, oversights and needs early
  • Manage a number of consecutive projects
  • Ownership over decisions and Architecture decision making
  • Lead the development team
  • Share ownership over timelines and user stories with PM
  • Documentation
  • Be the first technical face of the company, with clients


What You’ll Bring to the Team

  • Senior Level in Python (Flask, SQLAlchemy) | Must have
  • 5+ years of web-based software architecture experience | Must have
  •  Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills. English as a native or secondary language will be necessary | Must have
  • Level-headed and positive attitude under pressure | Must have
  • A team-first mentality. Speak up when you need help and help those in need | Must have
  • Detail orientated mindset. Dive deep into the problems you are solving | Must have
  • Other back-end languages or frameworks such as Ruby on Rails and Node.js | Nice to have
  • Working with Continuous integration | Nice to have
  • Terraform, Docker, and Ansible | Nice to have
  • Experience with TDD in Python using unittest | Nice to have
  • Experience using code linter pycodestyle (formerly known as pep8) | Nice to have


We Offer You

  • Flexible Working Schedule
  • Health Insurance
  • Remote Work
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Performance Bonuses
  • Surprise Goodies

+ Many Cool Benefits


About Koombea

Koombea is an international app development company founded in 2007. We’ve built hundreds of apps. Some of them have been acquired by companies like Google, Motorola Solutions, Demandforce, Facebook, and Skype.


Life at Koombea

If you are looking for a fun and international environment where you can interact with super-smart people, this is the right place for you. 

Join our company and enjoy a healthy work-life balance where flexibility is vital. You will be able to manage your schedule and your career so that you make the most out of your experience at Koombea.


Hiring Process

1. Apply

Send us your CV and our team of recruiters will evaluate it.

2. Interviews

Key team members will invite you to meetings to get to know you better.

3. Coding Test

You’ll get to show off your technical skills.

4. Decision

We will let you know if there is a strong fit.


Do you have any questions? 

We’d love to hear from you. 

Feel free to contact us at ** Redacted **


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Position Highlights

  • Remote/in-person
  • Permanent contract
  • Full Time
  • 2+ years experience
  • English (C1)