Python Developer

| Chicago
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Who we are:

Monument’s mission is to create an immersive experience between people and their photos. We recognize that photos and videos have the power to build relationships, communicate ideas, and inspire others to capture the world around them.

With this in mind, our team is driven to create a cleaner and more meaningful experience after the shutter clicks. Whether we’re designing organization tools or AI-based features to help photographers end their photo mess, the people at Monument are problem solvers at heart. Together, we can build the best platform for photo management.


We’re looking for Python developers of all levels to join our fast-paced and entrepreneurial environment of iOS and Android engineers, designers, product managers and business executives. You will work directly with the founders, report to the CTO, and collaborate closely with other developers to deliver an amazing solution to our globally growing user base.

As part of the development team, we’ll build and break code through weekly sprints. Our top goal is to balance a fast-paced release cycle with a passion for quality and performance.



  • Implementing new features from start to finish, troubleshooting bugs when they arise, and improving the performance of our embedded Linux system

  • Contributing to design process of new features to our server apps (mostly APIs with a limited number of user facing web pages)

  • Help improve our code quality through writing unit tests, automation, and conducting code reviews

  • Work with the customer success team to build a multi-faceted user database



  • Ability to work on-site in our Chicago, IL office on a full-time basis

  • Understand the end-to-end delivery of software to users

  • Experience with Python

  • Solid understanding of threads, processes, task queues, networking and HTTP

  • Experience with REST APIs

  • Experience in Linux (embedded Linux experience is a plus)

  • Experience with databases, SQLite is preferred

  • Experience with pytest or similar testing frameworks

  • Effective communication skills (both written and verbal)



  • Company Exposure: Contribute to the growth of an early-stage startup with an opportunity to make an imprint on Monument's culture

  • Driven Coworking Space: Downtown Chicago office in a great incubator (Catapult Chicago) that hosts guest speakers

  • Fitness: Gym on-site to get your sweat on

  • Recreation: Ping pong table, game consoles, weekly lunches, events and Friday happy hour

  • Culture: We're a passionate group of individuals that love to work hard, play hard, and eat (a lot) while doing both

  • Bonus: Competitive salary and stock options

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