Python Web Application Developer

Hi there! Do you have Python skills and want to spend more time in information security? We have an opening for a Python web application developer comfortable working remotely with a distributed team.

Python Developer responsibilities include:

  • Writing effective, scalable code

  • Developing back-end components to improve responsiveness and overall performance

  • Integrating user-facing elements into applications

  • Improve the experience for our users, and help them get the results they need.

  • Point out opportunities to enhance and improve our product for our customers

  • Improve our existing products and internal process / system. We want to learn from you too!

  • Help us prioritize and decide what features we should tackle next.

Job brief

We are looking for a Python Web Application developer to join us in our mission to help small businesses tackle their information security challenges.

Responsibilities include writing and testing code, debugging programs and integrating applications with third-party web services. To be successful in this role, you should have experience using server-side logic and work well in a distributed, remote-first asynchronous team.


  • Write secure, effective, scalable code

  • Develop back-end components to improve responsiveness and overall performance

  • Integrate some user-facing elements into applications (if you are full stack, even better!)

  • Test and debug programs

  • Improve functionality of existing systems

  • Implement security and data protection solutions

  • Assess and prioritize feature requests

  • Self-direct and advocate for the application

Requirements and skills

  • Demonstrable experience in Python, preferably with a penchant for secure code by design

  • Comfortable working asynchronously on a 100% globally distributed team

  • Self-driven and able to break features up into shippable iterations

  • Knowledge of object-relational mapping (ORM)

  • A sense of humor, egolessness, and treats others with dignity

  • Desire to learn more about information security, risk management, Python, web apps, microarchitecture, security architecture, remote-first work, etc.

Experience can be demonstrated in many ways that don’t fit on a CV or resume. That might be shown with a college degree, contributions to open source projects, completing MOOCs and on-demand learning, projects you’ve worked on, or with gaining certifications in your field. We appreciate and value the varied experiences that have brought to this point in your career. Show us and brag on yourself!

This is a part-time contract position with the potential for full-time for the right candidate and has an immediate start date. This is fully remote with reasonable overlap with working hours for the west coast of the US (GMT - 7) Send a resume in PDF format and one code sample/project you’re proud of to!