Backend Engineer



Software Engineering
Austin, TX, USA
Posted on Thursday, December 1, 2022
Fliff reimagines sports betting as a social, and free-to-play game build for all types of sports fans. We've built a social sportsbook experience that allows users to compete for leaderboard positioning, to achieve badges and build their status within the game.
We are pioneering play-for-fun sports gaming, with a social sportsbook experience that is supplemented with sweepstakes credits and loyalty rewards. We provide sports fans with a most fun, engaging, less costly alternative to real money gaming. With Fliff, making picks is just the start of the fun and winning is about more than just the prize.

Who are we looking for:

  • If you are a true techie at heart, come join us! Fliff is seeking a Backend Engineer with Python & Django experience to join our growing team. You’ll be part of a cross-functional team that’s responsible for the full software development life cycle, from conception to deployment.

The role itself:

  • Collaborate with a cross-functional team to define, design, and develop new product features
  • Deliver code which is testable, maintanable and of high quality
  • Perform regular reviews of code done by the other developers and provide feedback
  • Maintain and support the existing code base

Experience Required:

  • 3+ years experience with Python
  • 5+ years of overall software development experience
  • Experience with at least one Python web applications framework, like Flask or Django
  • Experience with PostgreSQL
  • Experience with Git source control system
  • Solid debugging and troubleshooting skills
  • Experience with REST API


  • Top tier compensation + a bonus package
  • Flexibility to work from the company’s office or remotely
  • Opportunity for professional growth in a dynamic and international environment
  • Informal, friendly and knowledge-sharing environment
  • An interesting and challenging job that allows you to explore paths to creating successful software solutions

We are an international company with our headquarters based in Austin, Texas, and development offices in Sofia, Bulgaria. Wherever we are in the world, we pride ourselves on being a close-knit, focused team that is welcoming and friendly, and the work that we do is always interesting and rewarding. Wherever we are in the world, we pride ourselves on being a close-knit, focused team that is:
Welcoming and Friendly
We want to reflect the diversity of the cities we serve. By creating an inclusive culture where everyone can thrive, we’ll make Fliff better for employees and customers alike.
Lively and Creative
We respect and value each other’s ideas, experience and expertise. There is no such thing as a bad idea; only ideas that are executed and ideas that are discarded after consideration.
Stimulating and Rewarding
We know bright minds love a challenge, and we understand your desire to see your hard work pay off. We’ll make sure your daily tasks align with your career ambitions as we grow together.