Software Engineer - Python Developer

Software Engineer

UnderPinned is building the future of freelancing by helping people across the UK turn their passion into business through innovation in software, education, and support. At the heart of UnderPinned is an open and inclusive mentality, with cutting edge technology being deployed to help freelancers build businesses they can be proud of. 


UnderPinned provides a SaaS product known as the Virtual Office which has all the tools freelancers need to build their business and manage their workflows from pitching to payment. Also included in the Virtual Office is a built in edtech course called The Ultimate Guide to Freelancing. 


The Role:

UnderPinned is looking for a Midweight backend developer to join the team and help build and improve the Virtual Office. They are looking for someone who is hungry to learn and work beneath a world class Product Lead and CTO whilst working alongside an unstoppable engineering team. 


The right candidate will be looking to upskill themselves quickly while gaining real hands on experience improving the infrastructure of a web application product and its features. While the foundations and infrastructure already exist, this person will be instrumental in building novel features as well as refining existing ones. 


Pay and benefits:

  • £40,000 PA 
  • 4 day work week
  • 28 days Holiday per year including 2 weeks at Christmas 
  • The ability to work remotely or in an East London Office
  • Regular team social events 
  • Professional education and mentorship
  • Mental health assistance 


The Team:

UnderPinned is a young, fast moving, and sociable team. Always friendly and with open communication at the heart of their success. You’ll be part of a tight knit and diverse 13 person team which will expand rapidly while you’re there, giving you opportunities to accelerate your career as the company grows. 


This role will report directly to the CTO (Ciprian Herman) for their day to day work.

UnderPinned expects you to; 

  • Work with Jira for task management
  • Ideally a track record of working as a developer for +5 years
  • Have a background in Django
  • Experience with DjangoRestFramework is a plus
  • Communicate effectively with both management and other devs 

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