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14 FEB 2019
Market Access Transformation England, United Kingdom

Senior Back-end Engineer

RPR™ is developed and maintained by a small and growing agile technology team. With offices in the UK and India, we work remotely with flexibility around UK core hours. We hold daily stand-ups over video and work closely together, communicating frequently throughout the day using a combination of Slack, Zoom and e-mail. We combine a relaxed and friendly culture with a commitment to delivery – we say what we do and do what we say.

Reporting to the Head of Technology, the Senior Back-end Engineer will:

  • Play a key role in developing and maintaining MAT’s RPR™ portal
  • Be a technical leader within the MAT team
  • Collaborate with experienced engineers, designers and analysts
  • Make use of great tools and techniques including Django, Python and PostgreSQL to deliver great software and maintain the technology platform

Responsibilities

  • Work in a cross-functional agile team to build important new application features for the RPR™ platform
  • Lead by example - writing great code and helping others to do the same
  • Work closely with the Head of Technology to design and architect the RPR™ platform
  • Deliver tested and functionally complete software components that meet requirements
  • Focus on the back-end but be expected to contribute your experience at all levels of the stack
  • Collaborate with software engineers, analysts and other stakeholders and take opportunities to learn and lead as they arise
  • Take ownership of the RPR™ API and be a go-to person for back-end technical knowledge
  • Help drive quality and improve coding standards, testing, delivery processes and tooling
  • Offer technical support and leadership as required to MAT colleagues
  • Think imaginatively about problems and give your opinion and listen to others

Experience and Expertise

  • You will have at least 6 years of professional software development experience
  • You will have full-stack web development experience with excellent back-end skills
  • You will have shown technical leadership in a team environment
  • You will have a solid understanding of system design and a good understanding of API architecture
  • You will have deep and demonstrable knowledge of Python and Django and you will know how to develop high quality API components with these tools
  • You will have experience of using a broad set of web application technologies including JavaScript, AngularJS/Angular, HTML5 and CSS3
  • You will know your way around different data platforms such as PostgreSQL and Druid 
  • You will be used to working with tools like Git, Jira, Jenkins, Selenium and the AWS environment and you will have a good understanding of version control, release management, TDD and testing.
  • You will appreciate how the software development lifecycle works in a small team 
  • You are comfortable working in a security-conscious context and you understand the importance of OWASP best practices, penetration testing and data encryption; and
  • You will enjoy working in a team environment and collaborating closely with remote colleagues 

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5 JAN 2019
ZEHNER Los Angeles, California

Django Engineer

Zehner is looking for a 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

  • Mid level proficiency with the Python language
  • Advanced English skills, verbal and written
  • Very strong experience with the Django framework
  • Familiarity with front-end development technologies (HTML/CSS/JavaScript)
  • Git
  • 3+ Years Python Experience preferred

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
  • Client facing

Application Instruction

  • A public GitHub presence will go a long way
  • Please be prepared to provide code samples during interview process

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29 NOV 2018
American Association of Variable Star Observers Cambridge, Massachusetts

Software Programmer -Variable Star Astronomy Membership Organization

The American Association of Variable Star Observers (AAVSO) has begun a search for a programmer to help with infrastructure updates and software development.

The AAVSO is an international non-profit organization of variable star observers whose mission is to enable anyone, anywhere, to participate in scientific discovery through variable star astronomy. Its mission is accomplished through the observation and analysis of variable stars, through maintaining a database of variable star observations for access by the astronomical community, through forging strong relations between amateur and professional astronomers, and by promoting scientific research, education and public outreach using variable star data. The AAVSO’s online tools enable its observers to upload/download photometric data, analyze light curves, and plan their observations according to their capabilities. The AAVSO also curates an active database of more than 37 million data points collected by its international community. Therefore, the programmer’s function will be essential for the maintenance and long-term sustainability of our core infrastructure, ensuring a smooth function of our applications.

Examples of specific duties are:
- Maintain AAVSO Django apps and improvements when needed
- Design and develop new Django and Python web applications for AAVSO users and staff

- Assist in configuring and administrating AAVSO databases

 

Specific skills and experience required:
- Knowledge of LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySql, PHP)

- Experience with PHP and Python 2 & 3 programming
- Good working knowledge of Django web programming framework
- Front-end web development experience: HTML, CSS, Javascript
- Strong communication skills

Desired skills include:
- Experience with Drupal web

The starting date for the position is negotiable. The contract postion is for one year, with the possibility of renewals contingent upon satisfactory performance and availability of funding.

A flexible work schedule and a 35-hour work week are included in the position.

To apply, please send a cover letter, resume/CV and salary requirements consolidated in one .pdf file to our email address and please include the words “AAVSO Programmer” in the subject line. Review of applications will begin on Jan 31, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled. No phone calls please. The AAVSO is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women and members of underrepresented minorities are particularly encouraged to apply.


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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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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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19 JUN 2018
Berkeley, California

Python/Django/React

We are two buddies building a killer medical app in the San Francisco Bay Area - We're your quintessential bootstrap operation. Our bad-ass software is roughly 80% complete (thanks to our rockstar programmer) with several outstanding Github issues that need to be translated into workable Python/Django/ReactJS codes.

Do you have some awesome skills in this area? We would you like to meet for a quick chat, and if you’re up for it, we’ll donate some funds towards a charity of your choice just for spending some time with us.

Thank you so much for your time!

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7 JUN 2018
BLUESHOE GmbH München, Deutschland

Freelance django Developer

We are looking for freelance django developers that are interested in a reliable continuous gig.

  • The ideal candidate:
  • At least two years experience with django, ideally also in complex projects
  • Can reliably acommodate at least 20 working hours per week
    Ideally speaks some German

What we do:
We are a Munich based agency specialized in developing various mid to large applications with django for medium and large companies. Our different projects guarantee that the job stays diverse and interesting.

If interested please send me a short resumé including your hourly/daily rates to freelance@blueshoe.de

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