Senior Python Engineer

Tallinn, Tartu, Barcelona | Engineering
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The Engineering team builds the software powering Veriff. We're cracking the online identity crisis in a scalable way, deploying excellence to keep Veriff on the cusp of innovation. It's a fast-paced market with many challenges. We're seeking an experienced team member to join our Verification Automation team as a Senior Python Engineer. 
As a part of our Verification Automation team at Veriff, you will be responsible for maintaining and improving our real-time Verification Platform, focusing on critical aspects like security, scalability, and maintainability. Your role is crucial in designing and developing new systems that support Veriff's vision to build trust online through a reliable and user-friendly Identity Verification Platform.

You’ll help us protect honest people online by:

  • Taking charge of the design, documentation, and validation processes for product and system development, ensuring top-notch quality and innovation
  • Building, testing, and maintaining our automation services using Python, contributing to the efficiency and effectiveness of our platform
  • Working closely with a diverse team of engineers, data scientists, and machine learning experts, both within and outside the team, to tackle complex challenges and drive forward our vision for identity verification
  • Owning and nurturing cross-functional partnerships, including working with dependency engineering teams and product stakeholders, to align goals and strategies
  • Mentoring and guiding the team, ensuring they are well-equipped with the necessary skills and aligned with our mission

You are the right future Veriffian for the job if you have

  • Over 5 years of experience building large-scale applications with Python
  • A strong understanding of modular design approaches and SOLID principles, particularly in distributed systems
  • Hands-on experience with building scalable and maintainable APIs and message-queuing concepts
  • Proficiency in various test strategies, ensuring robust and reliable software solutions.
  • Solid understanding of fundamental relational database concepts
  • Familiarity with structured logging systems
  • Exceptional communication skills with the ability to clearly articulate and motivate technical ideas to both engineers and non-engineers

You can get familiar with our tech stack on StackShare.

Why Veriff?
We are the preferred identity verification platform partner for the world’s most innovative growth-driven organizations helping conveniently verify and safeguard users anywhere in the world. We support the broadest number of identity documents from nearly every country and territory in the world - and this is continually increasing! With a diverse team and offices in the United States, United Kingdom, Spain, and Estonia, as well as robust backing and funding from investors including Accel, Alkeon, IVP, Tiger Capital, and Y Combinator, we’re dedicated to helping businesses and individuals build a safer and more secure world. We strive to be the benchmark for trust online, and we take pride in being a positive force. 
When you join Team Veriff, we offer you the opportunity to have a real impact and advance your career, while looking after you along the way with a range of benefits designed with you in mind. Some of our favorites include...
  • Flexibility to work from home
  • Stock options that ensure your share in our success
  • Comprehensive relocation support 
  • Extensive medical, wellness coverage to ensure you’re feeling great physically and mentally
  • Learning and Development budget that you are free to tailor for your own needs
  • Six weeks of fully paid sabbatical leave after reaching your 3rd work anniversary
We are an Equal Opportunities employer committed to a diverse and representative team. Different opinions, perspectives and personalities push us forward. We want to hear from people who are passionate about their work and align with our values. Regardless of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability. We also know the confidence gap and imposter syndrome can get in the way of meeting spectacular candidates - so rest assured, whoever you are, we want to hear from you! 
Please be informed that in the final stage of the recruitment process we may request you to go through identity verification. For more information, please see Recruitment Privacy Policy.

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