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Back End Developer 🔥

Back End Developer

Location: Remote, CA

We are an experience design company that connects people, products, and brands in powerful ways. Our small but growing team of designers, developers, producers, strategists, and content creators is based in Culver City, California. We believe in the power of storytelling, human-centric design, and the intersection of creativity with code to further humanity's relationship with technology. If you're the kind of person who obsesses over details, thrives in a collaborative environment, and jumps at the opportunity to take on new challenges, Left Field Labs may be the place for you.

Position Summary:

We are seeking a motivated back-end developer to join our team. You will work alongside a group of dedicated and supportive programmers and designers, all focused on building and maintaining a complex software product used by one of the largest technology companies in the world. We count on our developers to write elegant and well-documented code, with a strict eye towards separation of concerns, scalability, and maintainability.


  • Collaborate with leads, developers, and designers to create new features and maintain back-end architectures for highly-trafficked applications in Python
  • Design data structures and the services that use them
  • Debug development and production issues across multiple services
  • Work towards improving code quality, internal tools/processes, and documentation


  • 2+ years professional experience writing high quality, server-side code
  • 2+ years of experience in Python
  • Experience building APIs


  • Experience writing high quality server side code in Python
  • Comfortable independent debugging complex problems and working with large sets of data requiring human readable transformations
  • Have used both SQL and NoSQL databases, and understand the benefits and shortcomings of each
  • Take production systems seriously, understand the importance of tests, performant data architectures, and scalability
  • Value teamwork and respectful, concise communication skills

Left Field Labs is an E-Verify employer. E-Verify is an Internet based system operated by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in partnership with the Social Security Administration (SSA) that allows participating employers to electronically verify the employment eligibility of their newly hired employees in the United States.

Please click on the following links for more information: E-Verify Participation Poster. For more information visit the USCIS’ website: http://www.uscis.gov/e-verify/employees

Left Field Labs is an equal opportunity employer and committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all applicants and team members regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, handicap, veteran status, marital status, criminal history, or any other category protected by applicable federal and state law, including the City of Los Angeles’ Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance relating to an applicant's criminal history (LAMC 189.00). Left Field Labs makes reasonable accommodations for handicapped and disabled team members.


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