clients Synergy Sports

Senior Python Back-End Engineer



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Skill Set


All Other Remote

Job Details

Time zones: SBT (UTC +11), GMT (UTC +0), CET (UTC +1), EET (UTC +2), MSK (UTC +3)

We are looking for exceptional Senior Software Engineers to work with our cross-functional team and join our world-class community of talented experts in the exciting field of sports technology.

Team Objectives & Responsibilities

  • Creating internal and external APIs to support both data and video
  • Scaling out current systems to support new sports
  • Building systems to help sporting organizations run more efficiently
  • Building complex data models supporting the business rules of sports
  • Create and maintain build and test automation systems
  • Help translate business requirements and distill them into technical requirements

Key Requirements and Attributes:

  • Strong Python knowledge
  • Strong MySQL & PostgreSQL knowledge
  • Strong experience working with AWS key services (for example: API Gateway, Lambda, SQS, Aurora, S3 & Caching)
  • Extensive software engineering background - 8 years' experience or more
  • Ability to define and drive software architecture
  • Client focused attitude
  • Excellent communication skills, self-motivation, and the ability to work effectively with minimal supervision
  • A strong sense of ownership and self-leadership
  • Experience in microservices development
  • Experience with building systems that have significant integrations with 3rd parties, both data coming in and data going out
  • Must be comfortable with modern software development methodologies such as agile development, git, CI/CD, code reviews etc.

Bonus Superpowers:

  • Experience in how sport runs and operates (either as a participant or an administrator)
  • Advanced C# (latest version with a preference to .NET Core)
  • MongoDB or other NoSQL technology
  • Docker
  • Comfortable with infrastructure as code
  • Kubernetes or other container orchestration technologies
  • Performance profiling and tuning high throughput applications
  • Previous experience leading a team
  • Complex problem-solving skills
  • Experience working in a remote environment


  • Work remotely on a fully distributed and asynchronous team.
  • Big problems, massive impact. We're working on big scalability challenges and our flat structure means individuals have an incredible amount of impact on everything they touch.
  • A-players only. Join our team of best-in-class engineers to disrupt the sports industry and learn, share and grow with great peers on a daily basis.
  • Competitive salary based on your experience.