Senior Back-End Web Developer, Python

56 Nguyễn Đình Chiểu, Đa Kao Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh
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Top 3 Reasons To Join Us

  • Attractive annual bonus based on your performance
  • Training for English
  • Flexible working hours

Job Description

We are looking for a Senior Back-End Web Developer, Python to join our Ho Chi Minh City team!

The Senior Back-End Web Developer, Python contributes to GeoGuard’s success by developing and maintaining our Historical Risk Engine (HRE) product as assigned by the Head of Development. The Historical Risk Engine (HRE) product is a flexible rules engine that uses users historical data in grading the risk factors of their transactions. This role will report to and take direction from the Product Manager. The Senior Back-End Web Developer, Python will contribute to the implementation process and maintain open communication with the Product Manager and the QA team.

Our ideal candidate has at least three (3) years of experience in Python development and with a total of seven (7) years of experience in web development. Candidate should have a strong knowledge and good experiences in scaling a production system to serve hundreds or thousands tps. You are able to, and enjoy, working across multiple teams across locations, have good communication and interpersonal skills. You have proven your ability to work under tight timelines in your previous work experience and are highly organized and detail-oriented.

Key responsibilities and accountabilities include (but not limited to):

  • Research new features, analyze requirements, estimate implementation, design software, code reviews and document solutions
  • Design solutions taking nonfunctional and operational requirements into consideration
  • Maintain GeoGuard’s products written in Python
  • Prepare unit tests and load/stress test scripts
  • Participate in the quality assurance of software deliveries
  • Participate in the development and maintenance of platform test automation suites
  • Ensure applications are delivered meeting internal and external standards
  • Prepare release notes and build packages to deliver to customers
  • Work closely with the Infrastructure team to ensure product uptime
  • Understand the full life-cycle of development
  • Follow best practices and processes established by the team

Your Skills and Experience

  • At least 3+ years’ experience in Python development
  • At least 7 years of experience in web development
  • Strong knowledge and good experiences in scaling a production system to serve hundreds to thousands transactions per second (tps).
  • Experience with writing SQL scripts or MongoDB queries
  • Experience with data intensive web back-end development
  • Development experience in Linux system environments
  • Experience using professional software development systems such as Jira, Git and Confluence
  • Intermediate knowledge of CI/CD and DevOps principles
  • Experience in front-end web development is an asset
  • Experience with PHP web development is an asset
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Results-oriented with ability to consistently meet deadlines
  • Intermediate written and spoken technical English, enough to discuss issues with teams remotely

If you have what we are looking for and would love to join our team in Vietnam, we want to hear from you! This position is located in HCMC, Vietnam and the successful candidate must be able and willing to travel.

We sincerely thank all applicants for applying; if we like what we see and feel you are a match for our position, we will be in touch.


Why You'll Love Working Here

Why work with GeoGuard?

GeoGuard is based in Vancouver, Canada, with a development office in Ho Chi Minh City. A career with GeoGuard opens the door to exciting opportunities including the potential to travel, as well as temporary or permanent relocation to our Vancouver office. With a sponsored Canadian work visa, you’ll also be on the fast track to permanent residency and even Canadian citizenship if you desire. At GeoGuard, you won’t just be a small part of a software company, you will play an important role in an award-winning technology leader, where you will own your projects and create your own success. We have a number of exciting opportunities in all aspects of software development, risk and data analysis, quality assurance and reporting.


  • Health care insurance by Liberty, Bao Viet and social insurance
  • Opportunities for promotions and career development in a dynamic
  • Great chance to develop your skills and competences, with multiple trainings and job opportunities
  • Relaxed, friendly atmosphere as well as excellent working facilities
  • Social insurance follow Vietnam’s law
  • Only 40h working/week (Full weekend off)
  • 12 days holiday/year