Python Developer (UK)

Python Developer (UK)


Job Description

We are looking to hire an experienced Python Developer, on contract, to help build the back-end for our new App.

Job Specs below.

Role Title: Python Developer
Reports To: CTO
Division: Technology
Department: Development
Date: 1st May 2013

Core Purposes
* We are looking for an experienced Python developer to take a leading role in design and development of our new customer facing investment application

Required Skills and Knowledge
* Solid development skills in Python
* Solid development skills in OOP
* Solid development skills in Django
* Solid development skills using Django, Storm, ORM or SQLAlchemy
* Experience in Java is a major plus
* Experience with Amazon Web Services or Rackspace
* Experience with Cloud integration and development
* Experience using MongoDB, Hadoop, Hive, HBase or any NoSQL database is a plus

Relevant Qualifications
* Either a proven aptitude for software development or a degree in computer science (or another numerate discipline)
* Background in AI and Machine Learning is a plus

Required Skills and Knowledge
* High levels of self – motivation, resilience, drive and initiative

Required Competencies
* Strong Software Development Disciplines
* Familiar with Agile (Scrum) development
* Good understanding of CI
* Good understanding of defensive programming
* Quality Focus

Required Experience
* Significant experience and a successful track record of delivering and implementing complex software in a professional development organization

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