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7percent Ventures
7percent Ventures

SDE (Backend)



Software Engineering
Posted on Friday, June 2, 2023

SDE (Backend)

Stack: Python, Flask, NoSQL, AWS

Open Roles: Senior

You will be one of the founding team members at Flippy. This opportunity is perfect for people looking to create high impact in a startup. You will wear multiple hats that help you fulfil your responsibilities. You will be shaping the future of the core engineering team through your code and regular interviewing for future hires.
You will be working on the core platform infrastructure, including but not limited to the core trading infrastructure at flippy. You will also review, test, and verify code for adherence to quality and security standards that we define at flippy.

You definitely should have:

Strong knowledge of computer science fundamentals and system design, with 4+ years of experience writing production level code
Experience working with python web services (Webhooks/ REST/ HTTP APIs)
Prior experience deploying and managing a live application on either GCP or AWS
Ability to write production level code, and optimise (for e.g., latency/ transaction success), based on business requirements
Strong eye for setting up analytics and data dashboards to track user journeys and product metrics to track growth
Strong mathematical/puzzle solving skills: Ability to translate complex puzzles into code
A strong experience in managing stakeholders and mentoring junior developers
A strong interest to learn about blockchain, p2p transactions and smart contracts (or a strong willingness to learn about it: we will help you learn if you are new to this)

Brownie points for having:

Understanding of crypto trading platforms, order books, order types, etc. (or keen interest to learn about it: we will help you learn if you are new to this)
Prior experience with a financial services platform
Ability to tie complex code with critical business requirements
Experience in managing and mentoring junior engineers

Tech Stack at Flippy:

Design: Figma, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe XD
Frontend: React Native for mobile-app, React/NodeJS for web-app
Backend: Python, Flask, NodeJS, NoSQL, MongoDB, Redis
Cloud: Google Could / AWS (Cognito, EC2, DynamoDB, Lambda, API Gateway)


Total CTC → Industry leading (includes both equity and cash compensation)
We are committed to providing highest pay standards for our early stage employees with industry leading cash and equity compensations. Your growth will be tied to the growth of the company.
We look forward to receiving your application!
Mail us at hiring@flippyfinance.com with the following
Subject: [Backend] YOUR_NAME
Your resume, portfolio, personal website, or anything that you want us to look at
A short write up (<250 words) on how Flippy could be better. This need not be related to the role you are applying for.
We will get back to you asap with our response!