EPAM Systems

Lead Python Engineer

1 month agoKharkiv, Ukraine

EPAM is a leading global provider of digital platform engineering and development services. We are committed to having a positive impact on our customers, our employees, and our communities. We embrace a dynamic and inclusive culture. Here you will collaborate with multi-national teams, contribute to a myriad of innovative projects that deliver the most creative and cutting-edge solutions, and have an opportunity to continuously learn and grow. No matter where you are located, you will join a dedicated, creative, and diverse community that will help you discover your fullest potential.

We are looking for a Lead Python Engineer to join our team that develops payments integration for Fortune 100 diversified global insurers with headquarters in Boston, MA.
As a Python Engineer, you will live on the front lines of the products we create, and build features used by millions of people every day.
Project technologies and tools

  • Microservices
  • APIs
  • AWS Serverless
  • Python
  • TypeScript
  • Community development:
    • EPAM Python stream visibility increasing by the means of organizing (or being a speaker at) the talks and conferences outside EPAM offices in Kharkiv
    • Internal tech talks within an office or online to draw attention to Python for those who are interested
    • Knowledge base for Python - how-tos, guides for infrastructure set up etc
    • Candidate could a participant for Python digest informing colleagues about news and modern approaches in Python world
    • Coordination of interviewing process for external market candidates
  • Education:
    • To participate in Python mentoring program as lecturer and/or mentor. The program is oriented for those who has already some experience in IT, thus it could be extended for students also
    • Participation in internal projects to gain and share knowledge base about cutting-edge Python technologies
  • Python assessment process:
    • Participate as a head or expert in Python committees
    • Organize Python ASMT locally for Junior to Middle promotions
  • Project activities:
    • Speaking with customer in the language of business
    • Write design and technical documentation
    • Code review
    • Provide architecture design and make decision, reviews and strategy recommendations
    • Support and lead the team
    • Leverage and recommend best practices that will sustain and allow scalability for the long term
    • Ensure technical solutions deliver a value to business
    • Provide inputs for planning and schedule management
  • 5+ years of experience in Python development
  • Solid understanding and experience with service oriented and micro-service architectures
  • Experience with AWS
  • Good communication skills, ability to drive architecture and requirements discussions
  • Good spoken and written English level
We offer
  • Competitive compensation depending on experience and skills
  • The individual career path
  • Social package - medical insurance, sports
  • Compensation for sick lists and regular vacations
  • English classes with certified English teachers
  • Unlimited access to LinkedIn learning solutions
  • Flexible work hours

Job ID: EPAM-51045