Python Software Engineer (CDN)

Europe | Edge Network | Full-time | Fully remote


Have you ever wondered why your favorite apps, social media content, and video games load in the blink of an eye? It's likely because of Gcore behind the scenes!  

Join a team that collaborates with industry giants like Intel, Dell, NVIDIA, Graphcore, and Equinix to accelerate AI training, provide cutting-edge cloud services, and optimize content delivery.  

If you are passionate about transforming the internet and contributing to cutting-edge innovations, come join us at Gcore! 

We are over 550 professionals and currently looking for a Python Software Engineer to join our CDN backend development group. You’ll be working with a team of highly skilled professionals using a modern tech stack and helping to continuously improve our products and how we work.

The role is available remotely or in the office (depending on location) in the following countries: Poland, Cyprus, Serbia, Lithuania, Moldova, Czech Republic, Romania, Portugal, Germany.

About the role:

  • You will operate within an expert, product-oriented, cross-functional team to design, develop, deploy, monitor and maintain top-tier CDN and Edge Network solutions
  • Lead or contribute to enhancing existing features, developing improved architectures, and introducing new features for our APIs, all with a focus on improving the customer experience. For example, one of our key challenge is integrating DNS and CDN into a unified product for an enhanced user experience. In this role, you'll collaborate closely with CDN and DNS engineers to develop a new API, gaining deeper insights into such products and addressing challenges associated with this significant merger
  • Collaborate with other teams and stakeholders to clarify requirements, explore various implementation options, and address challenges
  • You will be working with a modern tech stack and have the possibility to discover ways to improve the performance, reliability, usability and observability of our products.
  • Develop and maintain tools and services that provide insights into our network, which enable us to provide a superior product
  • Through regular retrospectives, you'll have the ability to shape the team's internal and external work processes and interactions

Required qualifications & skills:

  • 6+ years of commercial software development experience with strong Python 3 & SQL knowledge
  • Previous experience with Django, DRF, Celery and Pytest
  • Knowledge of RabbitMQ, PostgreSQL, Git and Docker
  • Product focused approach
  • Experience of leading the development of a significant feature or product

Desired qualification & skills:

  • Experience with FastAPI, Kubernetes, GitHub & Github Actions
  • Experience with modern approaches to user authentication and/or authorization
  • Experience with observability tools such as Jaeger, Prometheus and Grafana
What we offer:
We aim to offer benefits that ensure you feel and give your best. The benefits vary by region, but you can expect perks like:
  • Competitive salary 
  • Flexible schedule 
  • Remote, hybrid, or office work  
  • Educational support 
  • Medical insurance (depending on the contract type and your location)  
  • Business trips (depending on your role) 
About the Company: 
Gcore is an international cloud and edge leader in providing first-class web performance, content delivery, and security. Headquartered in Luxembourg, with offices around the world, the company provides its solutions to global leaders in numerous industries. Millions of people worldwide use apps and play games based on our infrastructure and services: we are trusted by World of Tanks, Albion Online, Avast, Photon, Unity, Sandbox Interactive, and others.   
To find out more about Gcore, please check out our product website, our Careers pageLinkedIn page, and Instagram account. Let’s transform the Internet together! 
Equal Opportunity Employer 
We provide equal opportunity to all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, disability, or any other legally protected characteristics.   
We look forward to meeting you!