17 SEP 2018
ihateironing London, United Kingdom

Lead Developer Python/Django

DESCRIPTION

ihateironing is reshaping an entire industry. We are empowering local dry cleaners to deliver an amazing experience for our customers. This is an extremely exciting time to join the company as we are striving to grow from 5,000 to 50,000 happy customers with technology and product development being central to our growth plans.


The key responsibility for this position is the ongoing technical development of our platform. You'll inherit a well crafted and intelligently designed project. Our core system is built with Django and we use React Native for our two mobile apps.


You'll be involved right across the life cycle of any technical projects from design right through to deployment and feedback. You'll need to understand business and user issues and create elegant technical solutions and make smart choices on which technologies we use.


This includes;

  • Refining and improving existing platform features
  • Improving our use of data to monitor and drive performance
  • Managing the development of new features or initiatives
  • Developing and improving QA systems
  • Lead on all backend and ops work and be comfortable contributing to front end initiatives
REQUIREMENTS

We are looking for someone with the following characteristics;

  • 5+ years industry experience
  • Keen to learn and adopt the latest technologies
  • Experience with Django/Python
  • Experience with Postgres
  • Comfortable with TDD
  • Some knowledge of modern JavaScript preferable
  • Extremely well organised
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Interested and preferably experienced in working for a start-up
BENEFITS

Join our company if you're keen to keep learning. Join if you think your career will progress because you’ll be given more responsibilities than elsewhere. Join because you can't face working on meaningless non-core code. Join because you like the culture and you think you’ll have fun. Join because in three year’s time when you look at this job and this company you’ll feel proud and it will be part of how you got where you were going. Join because as we grow our ability to reward you will grow and your income will grow with our success that you contribute to.


  • Competitive salary and share incentives (Up to £100,000 package for the right candidate)
  • £1,500 laptop/software allowance to setup your environment
  • Health and fitness subsidy
  • Free laundry/dry cleaning/ironing
  • £500 annual conference budget
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5 SEP 2018
KiWi Lausanne, Switzerland

Python/Django lead back-end developer

We are looking for a Python/Django back-end developer
Full time - based in Lausanne, Switzerland

You will lead the enhancement of our back-end (Python/Django) in close collaboration with our front-end app (Flutter) and website (Angular 5), as well as our business & dev teams in Mexico. You will contribute to building more open and inclusive technologies.

Responsibilities:

  • Take over, improve and collaborate on an existing Python/Django codebase
  • Perform major and minor day-to-day development tasks as needed
  • Participate in code reviews and practice test-driven software development
  • Build a back-end that matches business expectation, scales well and empowers our data science work. Tens of thousands small businesses count on you!

Qualifications:

  • 3+ years experience in Python/Django back-end development
  • 3+ years of experience using relational databases such as PostgreSQL
  • Deep understanding of REST architecture and proven experience with Django Rest Framework (DRF)
  • Practice in unit and integration tests
  • Knowledge in CI (Jenkins)
  • Swagger knowledge for Swagger first approach
  • DevOps, architecture, NodeJs, data science experiences, a plus
  • Fluent in English. Spanish would make your job easier and French your life better

Offer

Join a young and agile Swiss fintech startup whose mission is to make technology work for millions of small businesses in emerging markets. 

This job is for you? jobs@kiwi-bop.com

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30 AUG 2018
Clear Review Bristol, United Kingdom

Full Stack Python / Django Developer

Who are we and what’s our mission?

We’re a passionate and fast-growing team who’s motivating force is to rid companies of dreaded annual appraisals and make performance and development discussions at work human and meaningful.

The world of performance management (if we must call it that) has been so bad, for so long. Annual appraisals, complex ratings scales, uncertainty, anxiety - we’re looking to put an end to all of that. Employees and managers simply need to be enabled with the right culture and the right technologies to be the best that they can be.

Our SaaS platform - Clear Review -  is the simplest performance management system on the market. It’s a tool that facilitates quality conversations and feedback rather than bureaucratic form filling exercises.

We’re genuinely excited about the mission we’re on. We’re scaling quickly and have funding to ramp things up even more. We’re needing new people who can get excited about this journey to come on board with new ideas, new energy, and a desire to get stuck in and make a difference!

About the role

We’re looking for a full stack developer to work with our development team on our Clear Review product, which is built in Python/Django and Angular. The role will mainly be home based but ideally you’ll be able to work in Bristol one day a week (where our Development team is based).

About you

  • You’ll be an experienced developer who enjoys working on scalable web applications.

  • Most importantly, you’ll have a good aptitude for learning new technology as our technology stack is evolving over time.

  • Used to working in an Agile development team in a Kanban style.

  • Motivated to work on your own remotely.

  • Strong Python/Django skills and an understanding of frontend frameworks preferably Angular.

  • Able to communicate ideas in a clear way.

  • Have a Test Driven Development approach to producing good quality code.

  • Be able to review other developers code and give clear comments.

Roles and responsibilities

  • Estimating task development using agile pointing system with other team members

  • Planning tasks and scenarios before development to identify required tests with other team members

  • Continuous development of new and existing features on our web application

  • Attending daily stand up meetings

  • Review and comment on other developers code via pull requests

Technical Skills

Essential

  • Agile development

  • Good communication

  • Strong Python Django (Minimum 3 years)

  • Understanding of RESTful APIs

  • HTML CSS Javascript

  • Javascript frameworks (mainly Angular)

  • Strong use of version control (Gitlab)

  • Test driven development

Desirable

  • Django Rest Framework

  • Protractor testing framework

  • Remote working

  • Docker

  • RDBMS

  • AWS

No agencies please
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23 AUG 2018
Potato London, United Kingdom

Senior Django Developer - Digital Product Agency

We're Potato, a cutting edge Digital Product Design business with a pretty unique culture. Due to growth, we are looking for a Senior Django Developer to join us in our Studio in central London.

We love developing digital products, websites, tools and apps for huge audiences. Our clients include Google, YouTube, Tate to name a few. We are also proud to be a part of the AKQA network.

This position will see you take a leading role in our large Developer team. You’ll need to be able to make sound architectural decisions while building complex and highly-scalable web applications. You’ll also mentor and lead developers in your wider product team.

Working alongside Designers, Coaches and Product Leads, you’ll be responsible for delivering the technical side of products by ensuring you and your team produce excellent simple, reliable, maintainable software, meeting user and client needs and timelines.

We’re looking for someone who writes great code, but also enjoys working directly with clients whilst taking a high-level strategic view of the product. We love to hire people who are keen to contribute to Potato’s unique culture and help us to develop our ways of working.

We like to see proven abilities in...

  • Building websites in Python & Django
  • Using Git (or any DVCS) to manage development in teams
  • Use of Google App Engine or a similar Paa
  • Engineering for both relational and non-relational databases
  • Designing scalable data structures
  • Understanding security vulnerabilities and how to prevent them

We also want to talk to people who enjoy...

  • Meeting and working directly with clients
  • Mentoring and supporting fellow developers
  • Working across the full web stack
  • Producing high-quality software
  • Finding opportunities to optimise and simplify software
  • Writing secure and well-designed APIs
  • Finding creative solutions to technical problems and user needs

About Potato

At Potato, we think that technology should improve our lives. That’s why best-in-class software development and human-centred design are at the heart of everything we do. We’re a talented bunch of problem solvers who are committed to finding a better way; delivering smarter products that provide more satisfying experiences and more valuable outcomes for our clients and their users.

Having launched some of the smartest, most scalable and secure digital products on the planet, it’s no wonder we’re trusted by our clients to provide them with the highest standards of delivery in the industry. Our team of experts (we call them Potatoes) collaborate across London, Bristol and San Francisco, to produce work for our rather impressive list of clients, including: Google, Natural History Museum, Tate and the BBC.

Potato perks

  • Competitive salary
  • Unlimited holiday
  • Free lunch every day, drinks and snacks
  • A fun and supportive working environment
  • Nice laptop and phone
  • Pick your own flexible working hours
  • Employer contributory pension scheme
  • Enhanced maternity / paternity scheme Gym membership
  • Annual team Away Days
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Childcare Vouchers

Learn more about life at Potato

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15 AUG 2018
Agfunder Inc San Francisco, California

Django-cms / Wagtail part time remote

This project is part time remote work on a pre-launch django-cms codebase.  It has tests and most models, but needs some finishing work before launch.

Looking for someone who has some experience with django in production.  

Some aws / devops experience, and/or some frontend experience with webpack is a plus. 

Platform is ubuntu / django-cms / postgres / jquery / bootstrap / github / slack

Thanks for your time!


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26 JUL 2018
Reelport GmbH Berlin, Germany

Python/Django developer (remote): Frontend and backend development for VOD website

Who we are:
We are a Berlin-based B2B VOD provider, offering on-demand solutions to the film industry since 2004. 

What we are looking for:
We are currently looking for looking for an experienced freelance Django/Python developer to set up a B2C VOD platform for public libraries. Front end design has been completed and needs to implemented and integrated into our existing backend. 

Tech specs:
Below you can find the tech we work with in our various stacks:
- [SassDoc](http://sassdoc.com/)
- [stylelint](https://stylelint.io/)
- [jQuery 3](https://jquery.com/)

Details:
This is a short-term freelance position. The timeframe for implementation is short so we are looking for somebody who can commit to full-time hours for a limited time period. Applicants can work remotely and will communicate directly with our CTO and frontend designer. 

Daily rate:
€680

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19 JUL 2018
Digital Haiku Los Angeles, California

Django Developer

We're a small boutique web development shop that works on some interesting projects. 

Looking for an experienced Django developer. Although your location is not important, you must be available to work from 8am to 4pm Los Angeles time. You will be working on various projects. We are flexible with the number of hours, depending on what you can dedicate. 

Here's the techs we work with in our various stacks. You should be good in some of these but it's not necessary to have skills in all of them:

  • Django and Python 2.7/3.x
  • Javascript / jQuery
  • Bootstrap
  • Postgres
  • Flutter
  • Docker
  • Ubuntu stacks
  • Git
  • Jira
  • Slack

The ideal candidate will be available for at least 20 hours/week, have at least several years of Django experience and is OK with both greenfield and legacy projects. You will be onboarded one project at a time, but expect to be working on multiple projects as time goes on. We've been using Django since version 0.96 although we don't expect you to know anything before Django 1.8.

This is a long-term freelance position. You can see past projects here: https://digitalhaiku.com/portfolio/


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Wildfish England, United Kingdom

Django Developer (Remote)

London, UK. REMOTE okay, but bonus points if you can get to London sometimes.

Wildfish - https://wildfish.com

We're a London based consultancy who work exclusively with Django.

We're looking for a full stack developer to join us, ideally permanently but will consider freelancer too. Primarily you'll be working on our client sites maintaining and developing Django web applications and mobile APIs, but also working on some of our own products and open source work.

Everyone in our organisation is technical, all of us working remotely, although it's handy if you're within distance of London for meetings occasionally. We're ideally looking for someone in the UK, but will possibly consider someone overseas with excellent English in a similar timezone.

Some of the things we use, which it would be good for you to know some of:

Python/Django [Essential]

HTML/CSS/Javascript [Essential]

Twitter Bootstrap

React / React Native

PostgreSQL

Ubuntu Linux Server Admin

Docker

AWS, GCE

The most important thing is that you must be passionate about your craft, and eager to share and learn with others who feel the same.

You'll need to be able to work autonomously, so it's important that you're the sort of person who has attention to detail and can be self motivated.

Please email work@wildfish.com, including the salary or rate you're looking for, along with a list of 3 Django apps you like to use in projects, and a link to any code you have available online. Please also mention if you have any interest in cryptocurrency.

Thanks :)

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10 JUL 2018
Pure Labs GmbH Munich, Germany

Fullstack Product Engineer (Python/ JavaScript)

We build tech products that delight & make sense.

Our Vision

Our vision is to create an environment where people can be successful & most efficient building tech products.


Our Mission

We do this by empowering people to step out of their comfort zone, embracing & enabling continuous learning, being selective choosing our client projectssatisfying our entrepreneurial spirit by building own products and being passionate about our users' experience.


Job description
  • Work in a team on exciting products - client work and own ideas.
  • Building next-generation web applications with a focus on user experience.
  • Design and implement modern frontend & backend architectures.
  • Developing micro-services on our AWS-based cloud infrastructure using technologies like Docker.
  • Constantly improving our tool chain to stay up to date.
  • Working as a member of one of our cross-functional, agile teams.
  • Continuously evaluate latest trends in Python/ JavaScript development.
Requirements
  • 2+ years professional working experience.
  • Experience developing user-facing web-applications using frameworks like React.
  • Strong software development skills in JavaScript.
  • Professional experience working with the React.js ecosystem
  • Good technical understanding of web technologies & RESTful services.
  • Serious about code quality, automated software tests & automated deployments.
  • Proficiency in English & excellent communication skills.
  • A quick mind, pragmatic & a passion for solving tricky problems.
  • Eager to thrive in a highly professional environment, move quickly & take ownership of your work.
  • An entrepreneurial mindset, structured & pragmatic, with a bias for action.
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WiseAlpha England, United Kingdom

Senior Python/Django Full Stack Developer

About WiseAlpha

WiseAlpha is a Fintech that is shaking up the banking and fixed income industry. Until now, the corporate loan and bond market has remained largely untransformed by technological innovation and access has remained out of the hands of everyday investors. WiseAlpha is leading the way in opening this multi-trillion asset class to the masses. Our philosophy is one of market liberalisation and freedom of access to the best investments. We are looking for similarly minded people to join the firm as we expand. And, not that we like to brag, but we also won the award for Best Investments Provider at the British Bank Awards 2018.


About you

We’re looking for a top-class Python/Django developer to help us build and improve our platform. We’re a small team so we need lateral thinkers and keen all-rounders who are happy to work on all parts of the system. Our team takes pride in quality work and delivering on tight schedules whilst striving to produce scalable and maintainable code.


What will I be doing?

You’ll be working closely with the CTO and a small team, building new products and services as well as streamlining the existing system. Your voice matters! As we’re such a small team you’ll be able to help shape all parts of the development processes. Our goal is to keep lean and agile whilst producing high-quality software.


Skills and experience

We’d like you to have had exposure to a wide range of web technologies. Ideally, you’ll have worked with the following:

  • Django

  • Python

  • Django Rest Framework

  • React, Angular or Backbone

  • Jquery

  • Javascript

  • AWS

  • Postgress/MySQL

  • HTML5

  • CSS 3

  • Responsive design

  • Git


Nice to have:

  • Test-driven development

  • Typescript

  • Redis

  • Celery


Extra creds for:

  • Having a numerate based degree (Computer Science/Maths/Physics)

  • Having worked in a financial institution

  • Having built or managed an iOS/Android app rollout

  • Having managed a coding team

  • Experience with Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery

  • Good at humaning


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