Python Developer

AcrePro is looking for a senior back end software developer based in Northwest Arkansas who will work on the growing software development team which supports our AcrePro platform. They will have the opportunity to work on both current and new features that are deployed to our external users. Initially, the back end developer will spend time getting familiar with AcrePro standards and code base. The ideal candidate will be comfortable ramping up quickly so that they can create and maintain services and data solutions which deliver value to tens of thousands of our platform users. This person will be responsible for creating clean, scalable, standards-compliant, reusable, and quality code. In addition, they will contribute to the rest of our software development teams continuous growth and learning. Hiring the right person for this role is important to our team because they will be a part of the production and continuous improvement of our products.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Participate in the overall application lifecycle
  • Collaborate with front end developers
  • Provide documentation and training which supports other team members
  • Troubleshoot and debug
  • Learn about new technologies which may be scalable to our dev ops. organization as a whole
  • Create and maintain compliant back end services
  • Create, integrate, and manage databases which support key product features
  • Help define and communicate technical and design requirements

Key Competencies/Requirements:

  • 4+ years of professional experience as a software engineer
  • 2+ years experience coding in Python programming language
  • 4+ years of experience in database management
  • 4+ years of experience using code versioning tools like Git
  • In-depth understanding of database tools; specifically PostgresSQL
  • Experience creating database schemas which meet business requirements
  • In-depth understanding of API specifications; specifically RESTFUL APIs
  • In-depth understanding of the fundamental design principles behind scalable applications
  • Open to learning and sharing knowledge
  • Able to write clean, scalable, standards-compliant, reusable, quality code

Additional Preferred Requirements:

  • Experience programming in GoLang
  • Experience with Django
  • Experience working in Swagger
  • Experience with GCP services like CloudSQL, Kubernetes
  • Experience integrating applications with payment providers like Stripe, Dwolla, etc.

Legal authorization to work in the United States is a precondition to employment at AcreTrader

About Acretrader

AcreTrader launched in 2018 and has established itself as a leader in the farmland investment industry. Our team and company have grown at an incredible pace, and in order to continue this growth, we must do so intentionally. We have very high expectations for ourselves, each other, and every new team member. We’re looking for high performers who go about their work with a sense of curiosity and a drive to make things better. If you would like to be a part of a fast moving operation with an opportunity to make a massive impact at the intersection of finance, technology, and agriculture—then please, read on.

AcrePro

AcrePro, the brokerage arm of AcreTrader, provides best-in-class land valuation, sales, development, and conservation expertise to its customers. At the core of AcrePro is a highly qualified team, combining decades of experience in financial services and agriculture alongside millions of dollars in transactions. Our simple mission is to create a faster, more transparent way for buyers and sellers to transact in the world of farmland. AcrePro’s offerings include investing, land management, appraisal, auctions, diligence and evaluation, financing, land and resource conservation, and more.