23 JUL 2015
Caktus Consulting Group, LLC Durham, North Carolina

Django Web Developer - Contractor

We are looking for an experienced Django Web Developer to work on a contract basis who enjoys working on a team and is excited to work on new and diverse projects. We would like to develop a long term relationship with someone who has between 10 and 30 hours per week available. This position requires on site work in our Durham, NC office.

We’ve enjoyed collaborating with our clients on these projects recently:

  • PyCon 2014 website: The large, annual Python community conference that Caktus is actively involved with
  • Raspberry IO: A website dedicated to learning, building and sharing projects created with the Raspberry Pi
  • PyCarolinas logo: We were excited to work with PyCarolinas to create the logo for the first NC Python conference
  • SEPC: We worked closely with SETDA to design and build the State Education Policy Center website
  • Also visit our Flickr page to see Caktus in action!

As a Django Web Developer, you will:

  • Work collaboratively with the development team to get a feel for and learn about the Caktus development process
  • Clone Git and Mercurial code repositories and configure development environments running Django projects
  • Model and implement intricate data structures relational databases such as PostgreSQL
  • Create, implement and edit Django templates with compliant HTML5/CSS3 and use LESS/SASS to organize and make CSS easier to manage
  • Help setup and run projects in production environments on Linux (Debian-flavor) with Nginx, Gunicorn, RabbitMQ, Celery, Redis and other tools frequently deployed alongside Django web apps
  • Write complex Django apps following client specifications while maintaining a high level of unit test coverage to catch and prevent feature regressions
  • Deploy your changes to development servers frequently so clients see progress and feel connected to the process
  • Perform code reviews and use the gitflow branching model to stay in sync with the team
  • Follow agile development methodologies and take part in weekly team scrums and standup meetings

Caktus is looking for a professional Django Web Developer who:

  • Enjoys working on a small team and is excited to make highly customized web apps
  • Has experience working as an independent contractor
  • Could visit the Caktus office frequently to become acquainted and collaborate with the team
  • Has a strong grasp of Django development techniques and always stays on top of the latest development best practices and tools

How to apply: Please submit your application to https://www.caktusgroup.com/careers/#op-26550-django-web-developer-contractor and include a cover letter detailing your experience. 

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Hotjar Malta

Python Developers

Ready to join a revolution?

Hotjar empowers Designers and Marketers by allowing them to truly understand how their visitors are using their sites. In less than a year Hotjar is already used on 30,991 sites across 134 countries making it one of the world’s fastest growing analytics and feedback platforms.

Culture at Hotjar:

Headquartered on the beautiful island of Malta, in the “heart” of the Mediterranean, Hotjar is a young startup that embraces remote working and personal development.

Hotjar’s culture is driven by transparency, respect, open discussion, collaboration and blunt and direct feedback. In fact we’re obsessed with communicating with our users as well as within the team. We hate bureaucracy and slow moving organizations – but we’re suckers for well defined processes. We love lean, iterative improvements and success is measure by the value we create for our users.


The Perks:

  • Remote & Flexible. Work from anywhere in the world you choose. We’re looking for the very best people, so we won’t restrict you by your location.

  • Collaborate with prestigious organizations. Imagine what it will feels like to be part of a product that is used by companies like Time Inc, Lloyds Bank, Pingdom, Booking.com, Intuit and the Red Cross.

  • Only the best hardware and software. Mac, PC or Linux – we will get you equipped with the best hardware and software available.

  • Personal home office budget. Every Hotjar team member receives a €3000 home office setup budget. Upgrade your desk, chair or buy any peripherals you might need.

  • Kindle + Personal development budget. Everyone receives a free kindle as well as direct management of their own personal development yearly budget of €500. Buy books, short courses or magazine subscriptions.

  • Work with a very talented team. Our team has an impressive background building and optimizing products and businesses around the globe.

  • Make a difference. Hotjar is ‘democratizing’ site analytics and feedback by making them affordable and easy to use for everyone around the world. We call it the ‘Hotjar revolution’.


The Position:

We are looking for exceptional and ambitious Python developers to join our talented engineering team. This is a challenging role that includes evolving an API which currently receives 100 000+ calls per minute.


This includes:

  1. Creating production grade code and tests in python.

  2. Designing and implementing solutions which are both performant and scalable.

  3. Sometimes using languages other than Python for performance critical code paths.

  4. Managing parts of our infrastructure on AWS (Amazon Web Services).

  5. Liaising with our customer success team and directly with Hotjar users to troubleshoot and solve bugs and issues.


Requirements

  • A minimum of 1 year experience working with Python.

  • Strong communication skills – both written and spoken.

  • Strong background in benchmarking, optimization, scaling and dealing with a lot of traffic.

  • Proficient with most of following technologies: PostgreSQL, Redis, Memcached, Lua, Linux, Mercurial, Nginx, Amazon Web Services.

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9 JUL 2015
Gymglish Paris, France

Senior Python Developer - July 2015

Gymglish creates new approaches to language learning online. We are a team of twenty-five people based in Paris (France), with satellite offices in Tel Aviv (Israel) and Florianópolis (Brazil).

We have developed three unique language learning solutions: Gymglish, Frantastique and The Rich Morning Show. Each uses an Artificial Intelligence engine that aims to create a daily cocktail of fun, efficient, 15-minute language lessons. The lessons are easily accessible to anyone by e-mail or with a mobile device (we have apps). You should try our products out... right now! (See links below).

As a developer at Gymglish, you will participate in all aspects of our process: specifying, developing and deploying our software. We develop with Python, MySQL and Linux. We use libraries like Django, Flask, jQuery, Bootstrap on RedHat and CentOS, and tools like JIRA, Google Apps, Grunt, Less, Reviewboard, Jenkins, Sentry, etc. We document our code, unit test our functions and peer review our commits. We love open-source software, and for the most part, open-source software loves us.

The position
  • Software Developer.
  • General Python and web development of existing and future products: specification, architecture, development, testing and deployment.
  • Project management and interfacing with remote technical partners.
  • Possibility to rapidly obtain responsibilities and have lots of autonomy.
What we are looking for
  • A developer passionate about creating products and solving problems.
  • Very good Python and general programming skills.
  • Good HTML/CSS and Javascript (we use jQuery).
  • Good and clear communication (oral and written).
  • Mastery of English.
  • French basics, or capacity/motivation to learn.
  • Experienced developer preferred.
Bonus points for
  • Experience or interest in mobile application development (iOS, Android).
  • Experience or interest in design, usability and ergonomy.
  • Experience or interest in Linux administration.
  • Mastery of French, or other languages.
  • Good people skills.

More information

  • Contract: Full-time position (CDI).
  • Location: Any of our three offices: Paris, (12th arrondissement), Tel Aviv (Israel) or Florianópolis (Brazil).
  • Compensation: Fixed salary + company profit sharing + other bonuses (and free weekly yoga lessons in Paris).
  • Availability: ASAP.
  • Contact: Please send CV and a short cover letter to pythonjob@gymglish.com. Be sure to mention the location you're applying for.
  • Check out this song: Wanted: Python developper
More about us, our products, sites, apps, team
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ZehnerGroup Los Angeles, California

Full Stack Django Web Engineer

ZehnerGroup is looking for the next bad ass Full Stack Python web engineer to join it’s ranks. We are a growing team of dedicated and motivated technologists of all disciplines working together to give access to top-quality engineering capabilities to our clients. 

Our clients come from a wide variety of industries, and range from innovative startups to open source embracing enterprises. If you are passionate about what you do, love challenges, problem solving, and turning 1s and 0s into functional works of art, jump on in… the water’s warm.

This dynamic range of clientele means that we are constantly getting to start new projects from scratch and implement the newest technologies. 

Python/Django engineering is a tent pole offering here at ZG. We have made a name for ourselves as experts in the platform, and are looking for an engineer who loves the language as much as we do. We look for developers that not only have strong technical understanding of their tools, but are also practical, great at producing results, quick learners, and great communicators.

Must Have Requirements

  • Expert level proficiency with the Python language
  • Very strong experience with the Django framework
  • Familiarity with front-end development technologies (HTML/CSS/JavaScript)
  • Git

Experience that is a major plus!!

  • More than just Django (Flask, SQLAlchemy, Celery, Haystack, etc)
  • Systems Engineering and Cloud (Amazon AWS)
  • Javascript (React, Angular, jQuery, Backbone, node.js)
  • DevOps Tools (Chef, Vagrant, Docker)
  • Working inside an Agile team
  • Agency life
  • Client facing

Application Instruction

  • A public GitHub presence will go a long way
  • Please be prepared to provide code samples during interview process
  • Send resume and cover letter (duh!)

IMPORTANT: Note to Recruiters, Local and Remote Candidates

  • Recruiters: Please do not contact on this position
  • Contractors: This is a 3-4 week engagement that is looking for immediate start, and will require a 30-40 hour per week involvement. We will need these 3-4 weeks to be uninterrupted by any vacations or extended holidays.
  • Remote: Candidates outside of Los Angeles will be considered for contract work. All remote contractors must be willing and able to work on one of the time zones of the Americas (UTC -8 through -4). All remote contractors must be comfortable with spoken english.
  • Local: Candidates in the Los Angeles area, or willing to relocate to the Los Angeles area, if interested, will be considered for full-time employment
  • Benefits for full time employees include 100% company paid Medical, Dental, Vision, LT Disability, Life Insurance
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2 JUL 2015
Cell Care Australia Heatherton, Australia

Full Stack Django Web Developer

·         Full time employment/contractor role

·         Excellent work environment

·         Innovative & fast paced company

This exciting role will see you joining an innovative biotechnology company with a dynamic culture. We are looking to appoint a highly organised and energetic Python Developer.

The successful candidate will work on a variety of exciting projects including custom Web and Mobile applications facilitating secure online transactions with our clients.

Responsibilities include:

·         Development and enhancement of our existing responsive website

·         Development of new responsive site functionality for future projects

·         Ensuring that web applications work well across browsers and platforms

·         Monitoring, troubleshooting, responding and fixing downtime and events as they occur

·         Deployment of website and applications onto webservers

Does your developer toolbelt include these skills?

·         Strong commercial software development experience with Python, specifically the Django framework

·         Experience with web technologies (ncluding HTML, CSS, Javascript, jQuery, and one of the AngularJS, Ember, or Backbone frameworks)

·         Familiarity with at least one source control system (such as SVN, Git or Mercurial – GIT preferred)

·         Familiarity with relational databases and related concepts ( eg, schema design, foreign key constraints)

·         Apache or nginx Web Server and familiarity with Amazon Web Services

·         API development experience

And maybe you know (or are interested in learning)…

·         How to work with the glue of the web: Domain names, DNS entries, IP addresses

·         Good English, verbal and written communication

·         Experience with automated testing

·         Some Photoshop or Gimp (or equivalent) experience

·         Ability to work unsupervised

The ideal candidate will also have:

·         Payment systems experience would be ideal (e.g. eWAY, SSL)

·         The ability to work well under pressure, prioritise & multi task effectively

·         Strong written & verbal communication skills

·         The ability to work autonomously and within a team

If you want to join a company that is growing rapidly and supports a positive employee culture then apply without delay.

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25 JUN 2015
Wolf & Badger London, United Kingdom

Front-End / Full Stack Django Developer (Freelance / Part-Time)

Wolf & Badger is seeking another front-end or full stack web developer to help implement new features and designs for an existing Django web site. Must have experience of:

  • Django HTML templates (or similar e.g. Twig, H2O)
  • Responsive design
  • LESS or similar e.g. SASS
  • jQuery

Must be able to use the Git VCS well, including merging with a team of developers. Experience with UX design and the ability to test different options quantitatively would be a plus.

The ideal candidate would be able to set up his/her own Django development environment, including setting up PostgreSQL, memcached, virtualenv etc.

A full stack Django developer with specialty in front-end work and responsive design would be excellent. An ability to creatively adapt static designs into a responsive version is important.

Wolf & Badger - www.wolfandbadger.com - is an award winning multi-channel platform for independent design brands to showcase and sell their unique collections.  The business is currently in the process of adding exciting new functionality and design to its platform. Please get in touch with george@wolfandbadger.com to discuss or apply.

No agencies please.

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19 JUN 2015
Wildfish London, United Kingdom

Django Developer at Wildfish (Remote)

Django Developer - Remote
Permanent or Freelance - Django Developer - Remote okay (within 2 hours of London time preferable)

Wildfish - http://wildfish.com

We're a London based consultancy looking for a Django developer to help us out on some ongoing projects, typically building web apps for startups.

We're looking for a Django specialist who's also comfortable enough with some front end bits too. Everyone works remotely and keeps in touch via Slack.  Ideally we'd like someone who can come to meetings in London from time to time, but will also consider someone who can set their working day to within a couple of hours of London time.

Some of the skills which would be useful:

- Python/Django

- HTML/CSS/Javascript

- Twitter Bootstrap

- PostgreSQL, Redis, Nginx, Elasticsearch

- Ubuntu Linux Server Administration

- TDD

- ReactJS (and associated JS tooling)

- Docker

You'll be working autonomously a fair bit, so it's important that you're the sort of person who has attention to detail and can read requirements carefully.

Please email work@wildfish.com, including 3 of your favourite Django apps and the salary or rate you're looking for.

Thanks!

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17 JUN 2015
DocNav New York, New York

Lead Engineer (Full Stack)

The Company. DocNav is changing the way people interact with documents – providing unparalleled insights and solving problems users didn’t know they have. After years of struggling through legal documents, we set out to create a better way to interact with them. After a successful launch and a financial raise, DocNav is building a team to help lead it to the next level. The company is located in New York City in the Flatiron/Union Square area.

The Product. DocNav creates a completely unique way to consume legal documents and provides granular data on how users interacted with legal content. It elegantly solves a problem in the legal/financial technology space, but its applications extend across all professional industries.

The Position. You will be the technical lead. The position is a chance to contribute to and shape the future of a unique product with far-ranging applications. Primary responsibilities will be day-to-day development along with helping plan the product roadmap, building out the technical team, and managing outside development resources. Some of the problems you will be working on are:

- Designing and developing new front-end features

- Implementing the back-end to realize these new features

- Working with user interaction data sets to gain insights into document content and usage

- Architecting systems to deliver data to producers of legal content

- Integrating DocNav’s API into third-party services

- Improving our algorithms while preserving the ability to analyze very large documents in real-time

- Bringing machine learning methods to bear on the document analysis

Position Requirements. Strong backend skills are of primary importance, but proficiency in the entire stack is required. We will also explore and implement new technologies in order to solve technical challenges as the product grows.

Must Haves

- A degree in computer science, engineering, or equivalent education

- Proficiency in the development stack

- Minimum 6 years development experience

- Experience building REST API’s

Nice to Have’s

- Experience managing a team

- Experience with machine learning

- Enterprise experience

Current Development Stack

- Python / Django / Backbone.js

- JavaScript, JQuery, HTML, CSS, SASS

- AWS EC2, S3, RDS (Postgres)

Compensation. Competitive compensation package consisting of salary, equity, full benefits, and new hardware of your choice.

Contact. Please send resumes to recruiting@docnavlab.com, www.docnavapp.com

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16 JUN 2015
Happilogy Pte Ltd Singapore

Amendment to existing iGROWFIT Fitness Portal

iGROWFit Portal helps you to book anytime anywhere any fitness class in Singapore.
Different users on iGrowFit are as below
1. Super Admin
2. HR Manager
3. Studio Manager
4. Employee 
Roles of Admin User
1. Create all types of user
2. Create studio and its settings
3. Create client Package with its settings
4. Admin can run the script to create class schedules
5. Admin can the run the script to create new users
HR Manager
1. HR Manager can see the statistics of package usage.
2. HR Manager can see the individual usage of package
3. HR Manager can disable the employees left from organization
4. HR Manager can add new employee
Studio Manager
1. Reject or accept the class.
2. Can see the statistics about package bought
3. Reject or approves booking if the booking is after the quota limit
4. Bookings are auto approved within the quota
Employee
1. Book the class
2. Cancel the class
Each Employee user is assigned a Maximum Quota and concurrent Quota Limit
It means 
Maximum Quota is max no of sessions one employee can book until Package expiry
Concurrent Quota limit is No of sessions employee can book at a time

Amendment List:
1: Most Important Amendment is to allow user to book the class until 4 hours before.(eg. Last permissible booking for class at 5th June 2015 8pm will be until 5th June 2015 4pm)
2: Consolidated list of all the classes booked for one studio should be sent out to Studio at midnight.
3:iGROW has decided for now to include only class booking in capacity and above capacity employees will not be entertained for class booking so there will be no emails going for pending confirmation and approval/Rejection.
4:Migration of code on iGROW Server as now project is not launched

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15 JUN 2015
Side Effects Software Toronto, Canada

Full Stack Web Developer

Side Effects Software is seeking a full stack web developer experienced with Python and ideally with Django.

Side Effects Software is a leader in the creation of 3D animation software. We are looking for a web developer to add features to and maintain numerous external and internal Django-based web sites. You will work in a small agile team alongside other web developers, web designers, 3D artists, and 3D software developers. At Side Effects, you will have the ability to make a significant contribution to the success of our project. We are looking for the best and brightest to join our highly motivated team.

Job Responsibilities

  • Implement and maintain Django-based web sites
  • Perform both back- and front-end development, with exceptional back-end skills
  • Work closely with designers

Required Skills

  • Significant practical experience using Python
  • Proficiency with HTML and CSS
  • Proficiency with JavaScript and jQuery
  • Ability to build user interfaces using the latest web standards
  • Experience working in Linux
  • Experience deploying a web site in production
  • Knowledge of how to build secure web sites and servers
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work well in a team development environment

Bonus Skills

  • Extensive experience with Django
  • AngularJS experience
  • Experience configuring and maintaining Apache
  • Experience with continuous integration systems
  • Experience testing web sites with Selenium
  • Interface design skills
  • Experience with database performance optimization (MySQL)

Location

Our transit-friendly head office location, directly adjacent to Union Station in the heart of downtown Toronto, is open-concept with a relaxed style that includes flexible hours and casual dress.

Timeline

Permanent full time, starting as soon as possible.

How to Apply

Please submit applications to recruiting@sidefx.com with the subject "Full Stack Web Developer (Toronto)".

Only successful candidates will be contacted for an interview. Resumes will be kept on file for a period of six months.

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