Senior Software Engineer in Andes STR


Santiago (temporarily remote) | Senior | Full time | Programming

Salary: $4000 - 5500 USD/month

Relocation offered

Equity offered

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We are revolutionizing real estate by building a platform to buy short-term rental investment properties. Once we help customers buy the properties, we use technology to furnish the properties and also rent them through platforms such as Airbnb and VRBO.
Andes STR was founded in 2019 by two Chilean cofounders and is currently based in Austin, Texas. We have been funded by major US Midwest VCs and are disrupting the PropTech space rapidly.

Job functions

  • Roll up your sleeves and build the first version / proof of concept of our technology, especially in the early days as the team is forming
  • Own a big scope of the product development cycle, from definition, design, through implementation, test and deployment
  • Help lay out an ambitious vision for our tech platform - we want to build something AWESOME
  • Help develop our back-end algorithms that power our core technology
  • Develop front-end website architecture
  • Discuss technology strategy with partners and investors
  • Manage mobile app development (note: this is different than our core tech)
  • Build automation tools for our operations

Qualifications and requirements

  • 3+ years of relevant experience in Software Engineering, including Python and REST APIs
  • Hands-on experience in AWS, including S3, SQS, Lambda, among others
  • Hands-on experience with establishing ETL process and working with databases
  • Proficient in at least 1 front-end web framework and experience in HTML, CSS, JS
  • Strong desire to disrupt the real estate sector and to become a major player in the sharing economy (must)
  • Scrappy, self-starter, and highly motivated individual with strong track record of showing ownership and delivering results (must)
  • Experience working in a modern product-focused development environment including things like version control (Git), test driven development, continuous integration and deployment (CI/CD)
  • Very good understanding of Agile methodologies and process at every stage of the development cycle
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and passion for what you do
  • BSc or BA degree in Computer Science, Engineering or other related area
  • Python, AWS, at least 1 web framework, (desirable but not required) machine learning frameworks (PyTorch, TensorFlow, Keras, scikit-learn, etc)

Desirable skills

  • Experience in a Big Tech company or high growth startup is a strong plus
  • Experience working with real estate data feeds
  • Experience implementing Machine Learning models
  • Experience with mobile app development, or experience managing mobile app development
  • Desire to have a defining role and get equity in an up-and-coming, funded startup


  • People and mission – we’re a group of great people on a BIG mission to disrupt real estate!
  • Flexible schedules and WFH available
  • 10 days PTO + up to 10 days company holidays + floating holidays after FT contract
  • (local talent, optional) Weekly BBQ + drinks, game nights, team activities
  • Robust healthcare plans
  • Early exposure in a rapidly growing startup backed by every major Midwest US VCs
  • High likelihood of being promoted early and managing your own team
  • Stock options in our next funding round

Relocation offered If you are moving in from another country, Andes STR helps you with your relocation.
Equity offered This position includes equity compensation (in the form of stock options or another mechanism).
Flexible hours Flexible schedule and freedom for attending family needs or personal errands.
Partially remote You can work from your home some days a week.
Health coverage Andes STR pays or copays health insurance for employees.
Computer provided Andes STR provides a computer for your work.
Performance bonus Extra compensation is offered upon meeting performance goals.
Informal dress code No dress code is enforced.
Vacation over legal Andes STR gives you paid vacations over the legal minimum.
Beverages and snacks Andes STR offers beverages and snacks for free consumption.

Remote work policy

Temporarily remote during COVID-19

Position is remote only during COVID-19-related restrictions.

About Andes STR

We are revolutionizing how people invest in real estate by building a platform to make it easy to buy profitable short-term rental properties — Andes STR's full profile

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