Remote Backend Engineer (Python)

Location San Francisco, California 94104
Date Posted January 13, 2021
Job ID 7147
Employment Type Direct Hire

Scion Technical Search is seeking a fully remote Backend Engineer for our forward-thinking, collaborative client in San Francisco, CA!


This engineering department does all they can to make their organization an outstanding team to work for! They have built up a modern code base with React on the Frontend and Python on the server side.


This position is ideal for someone who is passionate about or experienced in the culture within a Start-Up. This PaaS company (Series C Funding) was founded less than 2 years ago and they’re already profitable! No wonder they’re actively expanding!



  • Founders have proven success in building businesses
  • $150k+ yearly starting salary DOE
  • Fully remote work situation (even post-Covid)
  • Paid Health, Vision, and Dental benefits
  • Meaningful Equity Package offered DOE
  • Paid lunch daily via delivery for all employees
  • Fully furnished remote, ergonomic work set-up 
  • Modern code base: React + Python
  • Small, close-knit team environment
  • Flexible working hours
  • Paid Time Off (of course!)


What you will be doing:

  • Contributing to the server-side of this cutting edge Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS)
  • Focus on building out the search function, which will require elements of both data science and machine learning


What you will need:

  • 3+ years of professional experience in Software Engineering - this team values skills and experience over degrees
  • Strong server-side scripting in Python 
  • Familiarity using Postgrès as a database
  • Professional experience leveraging Data Science and/or Machine Learning
  • Any additional experience you might bring in a Start-Up or Web Development would be a huge plus!




Contact Scion Technical today for more information by submitting your resume directly through this posting. We look forward to reviewing your background and discussing this exciting opportunity further!


About our firm:


Scion Staffing is an award winning staffing firm headquartered in San Francisco, CA. Over the past few years, our firm has had the pleasure of successfully assisting hundreds of local employers. No matter the requisition or size, our track record and recruitment prowess has made us one of the top recruitment firms in California. Additional information about our firm and success can also be found online at, or in the Business Times list of top staffing firms. 


Scion Staffing is an equal opportunity employer and service provider and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, gender, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, sexual orientation, disability, political affiliation or belief. We are committed to the principals of Equal Opportunity Employment and are dedicated to making employment decisions based on merit and value, for ourselves, our client companies, and for the candidates we represent.

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