Python Developer

We are looking for

A highly talented full stack python engineer who is looking to build a new multi-faceted greenfield platform.

About WeGift

We’re a leading UK start-up based in London with a development team in Cambridge. We’re Backed high profile Angels, funds and a global corporate with clients including New Look, L.K.Bennett and Tradedoubler.

What we do

The global gift card market is worth $300 billion. 95% of the market still operates with plastic gift cards, loaded overnight, via spreadsheets – which is slow, error prone and manual.
We’re transforming the global gift card economy from a fragmented and analogue industry to one that is connected, engaging and data rich through a set of powerful API and ecommerce solutions that make buying and selling gift cards simple.

About you

  • Exceptional python programming skills.
  • You have worked in a team building highly successful and scalable technologies.
  • Strong experience of creating and using Web APIs.
  • Comfortable using Linux and general Internet systems.
  • Experience of working with a relational database and preferably knowledge of SqlAlchemy.
  • Experiences with asynchronous task processing, restful web services and cross process synchronisation and locking.

What you get in return

  • Highly competitive salary.
  • Up to £20,000 in equity.
  • Pension scheme.
  • Top of the range equipment necessary to make sure you can do your role effectively.
  • Optional gym membership.
  • Work in a collaborative, flexible, open-minded and flat organisation.
  • Work on challenging real-world problems that you can take ownership of.
  • Build something today that you’ll see being used by people everywhere.
  • Great location at Central Working in Cambridge and an awesome team.

Salary range £40,000 — 55,000

Dependent on Experience