Fullstack Python Engineer

Chicago, Illinois

Local Only

Full Time

$90k - $100k

We’re looking for a Fullstack Python Engineer to join a quickly-growing FinTech company with a brand new office in The Loop. Their cutting-edge payment platform enables businesses to streamline transactions, enhance customer experiences, and drive revenue growth.
This company is leveraging its innovative Payments-technology in an untapped sector with lots of opportunity, enabling them to grow by 50% in the next 6 months. As a Fullstack Python Engineer, you will be responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining both front-end and back-end components of our payment platform. You will collaborate with cross-functional teams to create robust and scalable software solutions, ensuring high performance, security, and seamless user experiences. Required Skills & Experience
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related field (or equivalent practical experience).
  • Proven experience as a Fullstack Python Engineer or similar role, with a focus on web application development.
  • Strong proficiency in Python and related frameworks (such as Django, Flask, or FastAPI).
  • Solid understanding of front-end technologies, including HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and modern JavaScript frameworks (e.g., React, Angular, Vue.js).
  • Experience with relational databases (e.g., PostgreSQL, MySQL) and database design.
  • Knowledge of RESTful APIs and experience building and consuming them.
  • Familiarity with version control systems (e.g., Git) and agile development methodologies.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and ability to work independently as well as in a collaborative team environment.
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to effectively communicate technical concepts to both technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic startup environment.
Desired Skills & Experience
  • Experience with cloud platforms, especially Microsoft Azure.
  • Familiarity with containerization technologies (e.g., Docker, Kubernetes).
  • Knowledge of payment systems, financial technology, or related industries.
  • Contributions to open-source projects or a strong portfolio of personal projects.
The Offer
  • Bonus and Equity eligible
You will receive the following benefits:
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Benefits
  • Vision Benefits
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • 401(k) {including match- if applicable}

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the US on a full-time basis now and in the future.


Posted by: Esteban Medina