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Lead Python Engineer Serbia or Remote

Lead Python Engineer Description

EPAM is a leading global provider of digital platform engineering and development services. We are committed to having a positive impact on our customers, our employees, and our communities. We embrace a dynamic and inclusive culture. Here you will collaborate with multi-national teams, contribute to a myriad of innovative projects that deliver the most creative and cutting-edge solutions, and have an opportunity to continuously learn and grow. No matter where you are located, you will join a dedicated, creative, and diverse community that will help you discover your fullest potential.

No less important is the safety, well-being and experience of our applicants. Therefore, until further notice, all EPAM employment interviews will be conducted remotely. Our recruitment professionals and hiring managers are standing by to ensure a robust and engaging virtual candidate experience. We look forward to speaking with you!

The remote option applies only to the Candidates who will be working from any location in Serbia.


We are looking for a Lead Python Engineer to strengthen our team.

What You’ll Do

  • Participate in full-cycle application development: design, implement, test, and launch solutions in Python
  • Coordinate, plan, and track tasks and activities
  • Drive the collaboration process with other team members
  • Manage the team
  • Help identify, escalate, resolve any technical issues and problems that might occur
  • Communicate with the customer to clarify requirements
  • Be involved in a code review process
  • Integrate with other clients’ systems and applications
  • Be responsible for the implementation of different types of functionalities described in design documents
  • Manage sections of ongoing projects, help to manage individual teams, closely adhere to deadlines
  • Have skills in Agile team organization and delivery, database and coding skills plus the ability to maintain an ongoing discussion with the stakeholders and partners

What You Have

  • Minimum 4 years of Software development experience in Python
  • Experience in leading teams
  • Relational databases (for example PostgreSQL, MySQL)
  • Experience in one or more Python frameworks like Django, Flask, etc
  • Experience with Cloud Technologies (AWS, GCP, Azure)
  • Knowledge of:
    • OOP and design patterns
    • Python coding standards and best practices
    • API building principles in the web (REST API)

Nice to have

  • Messaging queues (RabbitMQ)
  • Docker, Kubernetes
  • Python + LS Bioinformatics
  • Understanding of distributed applications architecture

We offer

  • Dynamic, entrepreneurial, high speed, high growth corporate environment
  • Diverse multicultural, multi-functional, and multilingual work environment
  • Opportunities for personal and career growth in a progressive industry
  • Global scope, international projects
  • Widespread training and development opportunities
  • Unlimited access to LinkedIn learning solutions
  • Various benefits like private health insurance
  • Sport and social teams support, recreation area, advanced CSR programs, learning programs for kids