Senior Python Developer

Actively Accepting Applications

Posted: Nov 5, 2020

Overview

Opolis seeks an experienced Python Developer to assist in development of its next generation employment platform. Your primary objective will be developing our platform in Python and integrating with many of our Web3 partners. You’ll get to flex your Web3 skills, and dive deep into the worlds of crypto and blockchain on a real world platform with real users.

About Opolis
The future of work is moving back to the “Solopreneur” and the current infrastructure of employment does not support this truth. As a next generation employment ecosystem for the independent worker, the Opolis Employment Commons is a cooperative where freelancers, creatives, consultants and gig workers can come together to access group healthcare and administrative services that make independent life a lot more manageable. Opolis is the solution for independent workers globally. Read more at Opolis.co.


 Major Tasks

  • Extend our employment platform with test-driven Python

  • Integrate with third party platforms to increase product offerings

  • Develop data storage and leverage proven encryption libraries for sensitive data

  • Estimate projects and help make build vs buy decisions

  • Develop a world class fintech platform to power the next generation of employment

 

Role Requirements

  • Proven start-up success experience

  • Self-motivated and ready to dig in

  • Passion for the “future of work”

  • Demonstrable senior level experience as a full stack developer

  • Experience developing, deploying, and scaling applications Django applications

  • Experience designing and maintaining enterprise-level database schemas

  • Experience in API/SDK development & integrations - rest or graphql

  • Competency in writing protocol white papers or other technical documentation

  • Some Javascript experience

  • Deep experience in at least one prominent backend language, such as Ruby, Python, Rust, Elixir, etc.

  • Exposure to the Web3 world

  • A favorite front end framework such as React or Vue

  • Willing to travel to sunny Denver, CO at least quarterly (post COVID-19)

  • Willing to travel for blockchain and development conferences as needed (post COVID-19)

Bonus Skills

Absolutely not required, but awesome if you have it!

  • Blockchain experience

  • Experience with DAOs

  • Passionate about DAOs & innovative complex organizing systems

  • Experience with Solidity and Ethereum 

  • Comprehensive understanding of blockchain governance, token economics and game theory

  • Experience designing or constructing distributed protocols

  • Experience operating full blockchain nodes and wallets

  • Developed secure Ethereum smart contracts

Languages & Platforms We Use

Absolutely not required, but awesome if you have it!

  • Python & Django

  • Bootstrap & CSS for design implementation

  • Postgres

  • Heroku for deployment

Documentation

Off-White Paper

Press

Blog

Technology

Github

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