Python Back End Developer at TXODDS (London, UK) (allows remote)

Python Back End Developer at TXODDS (London, UK) (allows remote)

TXODDS is a dynamic player in the Sports data business looking to grow aggressively in the next 18 months. It is seeking a number of Developers to join a team responsible for the operation, development and maintenance of our current and future systems.

The technology platform is currently undergoing a period of reinvestment and the selected candidates will contribute to this. You will be able to work independently on distributed platforms, contribute effectively to team discussions/decisions and clearly communicate impediments when they arise.

We aim to expand on our diverse and skilled team. Applications are welcome from enthusiastic script-kids to Unix grey-beards.


Work with the Development Team to:

  • Maintain existing applications and processes
  • Develop new features for existing software and contribute to the design of new applications
  • Monitor and Operate the existing applications

Software development practice

  • Write tests where appropriate to validate changes
  • Conform with change control procedures
  • Participate in code reviews with peers

Proactively help in identifying improvements in the system, including:

  • Better monitoring
  • Performance tweaks
  • Reliability enhancements

Escalation point 1st/2nd tier support for systems that the team support Travel on occasion to meet with other team members


  • Python
  • Strong Linux fundamentals
  • Worked in online systems with high reliability requirements
  • Any of:
  • Go
  • Scala
  • PHP

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