Full-Time

Senior Backend Developer

Core Apis

Updated on 6/4/2024

Octopus Energy

Octopus Energy

1,001-5,000 employees

Provides 100% renewable electricity solutions

Data & Analytics
Energy

Senior

London, UK

Required Skills
Kubernetes
Python
Postgres
AWS
Terraform
REST APIs
Celery
Django
Requirements
  • Python
  • Django
  • GraphQL (Graphene or equivalent frameworks)
  • Django REST framework
  • API design principles
  • API security concepts
  • Microservices architecture
  • PACT (contract) testing
  • Writing robust, fault-tolerant, and scalable software
  • Celery and async processing
  • Postgres
  • Domain modelling
  • AWS
  • Kubernetes
  • Terraform
  • Packer
  • Consul
Responsibilities
  • Building cutting-edge tools and frameworks
  • Empowering developers to create secure and performant APIs
  • Tackling technical problems like authentication/authorization and scalability
  • Overseeing API development patterns
  • Sharing best practices in API development

Octopus Energy provides 100% renewable electricity sourced from solar, wind, and water, offering smart tariffs for smart meters, including intelligent electric vehicle charging and off-peak electricity options. The company is dedicated to advancing transformative technologies to drive renewable energy adoption and reduce global dependence on fossil fuels.

Company Stage

Private

Total Funding

$2.5B

Headquarters

, United Kingdom

Founded

2016

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

0%

2 year growth

1%