Cheesecake Labs

Software Engineer - Python

Cheesecake Labs is a software design and engineering partner that builds tech products. With locations in California and Brazil, we have been building apps since 2013. We know the process and empower a multidisciplinary team of 60+ designers, engineers, and project managers to deliver delightful solutions. If you’re an enthusiastic, talented, and resourceful developer with the relevant skills & IT experience, let's talk about creating disruptive products, with an international and multidisciplinary team.

We are an equal opportunity employer and embrace, support, and value diversity at our company for the benefit of our employees, our products, and our community. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, ancestry, color, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, or disability status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know at

Some activities you would do on a typical day at Cheesecake Labs:

  • Develop and maintain Backend solutions using Django, Elixir, NodeJS

  • Interact with other teams and professionals, including other developers, designers, project managers, and stakeholders

  • Make sure the application has a great user experience

  • Assist in the creation and implement mockups

  • Build docker images that can run on top of AWS or other PaaS

  • Model databases using MySQL, Postgres, DynamoDB

  • Interact with other teams and professionals, including other developers, designers, project managers, and stakeholders

  • Write beautiful, readable, and scalable code

  • Make sure the application solves real-world problems

  • Review the code of other developers

  • Understand the needs of our partners and come up with solutions for their problems

  • Participate in Sprint Plannings and daily stand-up meetings

  • Build estimates and plan roadmaps

Check some tips our Developer Diego has to share on this video.

e Diferenciais

  • GPTW company

  • Remote-first policy: home office, coffee shop, coworking, on the road, at the beach or in the office. Anywhere you feel good - your call! #beofficeless

  • Flexible working hours

  • MacBook Pro setup to work

  • R$ 1.200,00 Beneflex card (home office supplies, mobility, meal allowance, culture, health, education)

  • Referral candidate bonus (R$1.000,00)

  • National health & dental care (not deducted from the employee’s paycheck)

  • Gympass to easily access gyms wherever you are in the country

  • Free English Classes (remote)

  • Educaker = budget for personal and professional development purposes

  • Miss the working in the office? Our cool Florianópolis office is available for those who feel comfortable, whenever they want. Safety and sanitation measures must be followed during the COVID-19 pandemic. Pet-friendly office.


In order to succeed, you'll likely need the following skills:

  • Experience with RESTful backend applications, specially built with Django

  • Experience with deployment processes like Docker, CircleCI, AWS, Heroku

  • Experience with Git

  • Experience with different databases

  • Experience with UNIX systems and terminal usage

  • Knowledge about basic Front-end development

  • Knowledge about clean code, design patterns

  • Being self-taught

  • Being up-to-date with the latest news and technologies about Backend

  • English proficiency

  • Good communication skills, both in verbal and writing

Skills + Tech


Salary Range

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