Lead Python Engineer

Cambridge, MA, USA

Ranked as #12 on Forbes’ List of 25 Fastest Growing Public Tech Companies for 2017, EPAM is committed to providing our global team of 25,900+ EPAMers with inspiring careers from day one. EPAMers lead with passion and honesty, and think creatively. Our people are the source of our success and we value collaboration, try to always understand our customers’ business, and strive for the highest standards of excellence. No matter where you are located, you’ll join a dedicated, diverse community that will help you discover your fullest potential.


You are curious, persistent, logical and clever – a true techie at heart. You enjoy living by the code of your craft and developing elegant solutions for complex problems. If this sounds like you, this could be the perfect opportunity to join EPAM as a Lead Python Developer. Scroll down to learn more about the position’s responsibilities and requirements.

What You’ll Do

  • Estimation, analysis and evaluation of the development of new applications, migration of current applications, and so on;
  • Leading offshore development teams for several upcoming projects;
  • Communication with the stakeholders (mostly engineers) on the customer side;
  • Hands-on building of back-end Python applications for data processing operations;
  • Writing unit and integration tests;
  • Performing regular code reviews.

What You Have

  • 5+ years of development experience with Python;
  • Great knowledge and understanding of algorithms and design patterns;
  • Good soft skills, development team leadership experience;
  • Solid knowledge of OOP/OOD.

Nice to have

  • Server side Java development experience;
  • Good knowledge in Google Borg, AppEngine, BigQuery, Google Cloud Platform, Protocol Buffers;
  • Web application development experience;
  • Knowledge of JS/HTML/CSS and Angular.

What We Offer

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance;
  • Health Savings Account;
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (Healthcare, Dependent Care, Commuter);
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability (Company Provided);
  • Life and AD&D Insurance (Company Provided);
  • Employee Assistance Program;
  • Matched 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan;
  • Paid Time Off;
  • Legal Plan and Identity Theft Protection;
  • Accident Insurance;
  • Employee Discounts;
  • Pet Insurance.