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Python Developer with Business Mindset

Remote / Tartu / Tallinn / Riga

Messente builds messaging APIs and tools for small to medium-sized businesses. We help our clients send business-critical notifications, reminders, and messages to any mobile phone.

What will you be doing

You will be working in a small team focusing on getting things done. We also value very highly the business mindset, putting yourself into the users' shoes and thinking things through before rushing into development.

We believe small teams and focused effort get us to our goals quickly and efficiently.

What would you be working on

  • Dashboard - our self-service platform on Messente Dashboard
  • Public API's - check out all of our API's on our website's Developers section
  • Internal micro-services - this is what makes Messente tick

Who are we looking for

We love a good team, which means team fit is super important to us and excellent teams also have a lot of independence in deciding what to do next. One more thing - we love strong attention to detail.

But never underestimate excellent professional Python skills. Here are some keywords about technologies and processes we're using, that you might already be familiar with:

  • Python 3.7+
  • Testing your code with unit-tests + TravisCI
  • PostgreSQL
  • Fluent in English in text and speech
  • Live or work near to Estonian timezone (+-3h)

What happens after you apply

We will promise to be responsive – so once you've applied to us, you'll always get answers to your e-mails and more feedback about what we thought or what’s going to happen next.

  • CV/LINKEDIN/COVER LETTER - we go through your CV/LinkedIn profile (a cover letter is a bonus)
  • TEAM FIT - we'll set a time to have a quick chat to get to know each other better
  • TECHNICAL CALL - the shorter get-to-know meeting is followed by a technical conversation
  • TEST WEEK - if all goes well then we’ll try out working together with a fully paid 1 test week 
  • FINAL DECISION - after the test week, we will address any of your questions and make a final decision

 This is how we roll

Learning Self-development

We go out of our way to create a culture of learning and self-development

Work in Our Office or a Co-Working Space

You are free to work from whichever office you choose. Our HQ is in Tartu, we also have offices in Tallinn and Riga

Flexible Hours

The opportunity to manage your own time reflects our commitment to making it easy to integrate your career with the rest of your life

Competitive Salary

We live in a competitive world so we pay competitive rates that recognize your efforts

Open Vacation Policy

No need to decide on your vacation plans at the beginning of the year

Sports Compensation

We promote a healthy lifestyle and will cover your gym membership or any other sporty activity

Messente is a fast-growing profitable startup based in Estonia providing dead simple mobile messaging and 2-step verification APIs. In other words – we help large international businesses send notifications to their customers and online services to protect their users.

We have clients globally and from a wide range of industries, including web applications, banks, hotels, airlines, retail chains, consumer brands and other businesses coming from a wide range of industries.


If this sounds like a great opportunity, please send your CV along with a cover letter (in English) to

We have found cover letters to be very helpful so please tell us why are you generally interested in working in full-stack development, why this role, and why specifically Messente.