Careers at Krotos

Full Stack Developer – Python

Location: UK or Greece, remote (GMT Overlap)

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: Negotiable

Working for Krotos

Krotos designs and distributes audio software sound effects libraries which are used by top film, television, and game sound professionals worldwide. Our mission is to change the way people design and perform sound. We massively speed up and revolutionise our customers’ workflows so they can make their projects sound awesome!

Job Description

We are looking for a skilled and experienced Full Stack Developer to produce scalable software solutions. You’ll be part of a cross-functional team that’s responsible for the full software development life cycle, from conception to deployment. Your instinct is to work autonomously and iteratively to solve problems. Your experience will enable you to influence the team and product direction, present great ideas, design plans and deliver on these in line with our business objectives.

Responsibilities

  • Build upon our Python/Django powered backend
  • Collaborate with the design team to implement new features and designs
  • Troubleshoot issues and bugs in existing codebase
  • Create and manage databases and API integrations
  • Write technical documentation
  • Work with the audio engineering department to improve software
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest web development trends and technologies
  • Work with Agile methodology, including sprint planning, daily stand-ups, and retrospectives

Company Values:

Integrity

Say What You Think

We are committed to honesty, transparency, and consistently delivering high-quality products and content. This means being honest and open with each other, even when it’s difficult, and always striving to go above and beyond for our customers and our colleagues.

Innovative

Solve an actual problem 

We use insights and intelligence to inform our decisions, focusing on the problem that needs solving rather than the noise around it. This doesn’t mean reinventing the wheel, it simply means solving problems people care about in new ways and creating value for our customers and the business, without being tied to what we’ve done in the past, or even what others are doing now.

Ambitious

Shoot for the moon 

We hold ourselves to the highest of standards, with meticulous attention to detail, and concentrate on solving problems with effective outcomes. We are driven to deliver best in class experiences for our customers and we push ourselves and others in our quest for excellence, expecting the same in return.

Team Players 
Value Every Voice

We value working as a collective, being polite and helpful to colleagues and customers alike. We are committed to continuous feedback and remain open to criticism. We believe in the importance of collaboration, constant learning, and respectful interaction.

Requirements:

Essential:

  • Strong knowledge of Python and Django
  • Experience with Django REST framework
  • Experience with AWS
  • Experience with frontend technologies like HTMX 
  • Experience with relational databases, specifically PostgreSQL and MySQL
  • Write effective and RESTful APIs
  • Proficiency with Git
  • Appreciation for clean and well documented code

Desirable:

  • Familiarity with JavaScript frameworks like React
  • Understanding of continuous delivery processes and technologies (e.g., Docker, Jenkins)
  • Experience with a Test-Driven Development approach and unit testing
  • Knowledge of PHP, WordPress, and WooCommerce is a plus
  • Familiarity with Elasticsearch
  • Interest in sound and audio production

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Opportunities for professional development and growth
  • Remote and flexible working 
  • Dynamic and collaborative work environment
  • Access to cutting-edge technology and tools
  • Opportunity to work on exciting and innovative projects
  • Chance to join a business that is disrupting an industry

How to Apply:

If you feel like you are the perfect candidate and could make a significant contribution to Krotos, please send a CV and cover letter to [email protected] (stating what you can contribute towards Krotos after joining us) in *PDF format only*

Please note, all offers are subject to eligibility to work in the UK or Greece and satisfactory references.

At Krotos, we recognise the value of a diverse team, and we are committed to and encourage applications from people with varied experiences, perspectives, and backgrounds. Reasonable adjustments are available to support candidates through the application and interview process.