Telecommuting

4 JAN 2018
CoupDog Toronto, Canada

Dev Ops Lead / Site Reliability Engineer

CoupDog is looking for an experienced addition to our platform engineering team, with strong Dev Ops and Site Reliability Engineering skills. Strong Django & Python skills are an important asset.

Candidate will be responsible for the ultimate design and engineering of the production environment for the CoupDog platform. Specifically you will be responsible for creating a scalable, secure, high-availability and fast transactional processing system.

The candidate will work closely with our Software Product Engineering team on our testing, release and deployment strategy, and will be closely involved in the overall platform strategy for CoupDog.  

Core Responsibilities

  • Lead overall Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) efforts

  • Design technical infrastructure - including hosting architecture, testing, deployment and monitoring platforms

  • Defining CoupDog’s Dev Ops support team structure, training & resourcing strategy

  • Leading data and platform security

Must have Skill Sets:

Expertise leading the engineering of a high-volume, fast and secure transaction processing environment.

Hands on experience with:

  • Python and Django web framework

  • PostGreSQL databases

  • Linux

  • Working with version control systems (Git, Bitbucket) and continuous deployment systems (e.g. Bitbucket Pipelines)

  • Performance monitoring tools (e.g. Datadog, Sentry)

  • Experience designing a high availability and fault tolerant environment

  • Experience with cloud computing environments (e.g. AWS, Azure, Google Cloud)

  • Experience with load balancing across multiple data centres

Nice to skills:

In addition it would be ideal if the candidate has experience in some of the following areas:

  • MongoDB database experience

  • Containerization - e.g. Docker & Kubernetes

  • Experience leading Info and Data security audits and reviews

  • Strong experience in writing code

  • Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or similar

Other Details

Desired Start Date
Late Jan to early Feb 2018

Competitive salary + equity package

Full time role

Ideally based in Toronto, Canada - but we are open to candidates working from other locations

Abount CoupDog

CoupDog (www.coupdog.com) is re-engineering and significantly improving the ecosystem for issuing, distributing, discovering and redeeming coupons and digital incentives. We are leveraging a wide range of advanced technologies including Blockchain, mobile wallets, APIs and cloud computing to reinvent the industry and bring it fully into the digital age. CoupDog is working with many of the largest Consumer Packaged Goods and Retailers to deliver a new de-facto industry solution.

We offer the opportunity to join a fast growing company, work with a talented engineering team using many of the latest tools, and role in creating a technology platform used by millions of consumers every day.
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28 DEC 2017
Divio AG New York, USA

Python Site Reliability Engineer / DevOps

If working with a sophisticated cloud environment spanning multiple service providers and using a range of technologies such as Python, Django, Docker and many others is what you’re aiming for​, then we’d be happy to welcome you to our team as ​full-time​ Python Site Reliability Engineer / DevOps for Divio's products​!

Start date: According to mutual agreement (Q1 2018) 
Location: USA (preferably East Coast)

Divio has placed Django software in the hands of literally thousands of users across the world, through the Divio Cloud platform and the open-source django CMS. Our company offers world-class services and tools that empower agencies, enterprises and developers to build scalable and lightning fast Django deployments. 

At Divio we enjoy technology and love working with Python, Django, Ansible, Docker, JavaScript, React, Bootstrap and more. We believe good products are born out of collaboration, and the passion for our work comes with the challenging goals we set for ourselves and the people we work with.

Is it your dream to work on new ideas and approaches for cloud-based services and products in a fast-paced environment? Wonderful!

 

MEANINGFUL, SATISFYING WORK

The prospect of working as part of a team to advance the Divio Cloud platform makes your heart beat faster. As our Site Reliability Engineer/DevOps, the overall performance and reliability of the cloud infrastructure will be in your hands and with it the responsibility for all aspects of security, stability, performance and cost-effectiveness of the platform and its related components.

You’ll participate in product meetings and consult with the team on priorities. As an experienced Engineer you’ve mastered professional programming skills in Python and Django, and you produce fully functional programs writing clean, tested code. Your output is of a very high standard, which means you have checked, tested and reviewed your own work, and you are aware of the unpredictable.

In close collaboration with the team you’ll create robust solutions that follow security principles. You’re able to work independently, to manage and monitor your own work, and understand the value of going the extra mile in your work. Together with the team, you’ll manage the entire software development life cycle end to end, and you’ll swiftly answer queries from customers. We follow a philosophy of active interaction with our customers and like every member of our team you’ll assist them with help and expertise. Since you strongly care about results, you deliver your work and achieve your objectives within the given time and budget.

Your proactive nature makes it easy for you to anticipate problems and communicate any risks at an early stage. As a Site Reliability Engineer/DevOps you act wisely and with foresight, you think entrepreneurially, make accurate estimations, and assess the consequences of your actions thoroughly.

If you’re looking for a challenging cloud platform to work on and a position that offers true responsibilities and a great team to be a part of, then this is the perfect place for you.

 

WHAT YOU'LL NEED TO JOIN US

Above all, you need to really care about what we do. You want to be a part of our resourceful and fast-working team, and you are able to contribute to our ambitious aims.

Required:

  • Very good expertise in programming with Python (experience with Django is required, Twisted is a plus)
  • Very good knowledge of Docker and related technologies (experience with Swarm/Kubernetes advantageous)
  • Very good Linux system administration and optimisation knowledge
  • Very good knowledge of the TCP/IP network stack (including UDP)
  • Very good knowledge of web-related protocols (HTTP, TLS, DNS,...) and load-balancing thereof
  • Experience working with different IaaS providers (AWS, Rackspace,...)
  • Experience with backing services such as Postgres (required), Redis, RabbitMQ and Elasticsearch, including setup, administration, scaling and monitoring thereof
  • Experience working with configuration management software such as Ansible (preferred), Salt, Puppet or Chef
  • Experience with zero-downtime deployment of complex web applications
  • Experience with Django or other Python-based web frameworks
  • Familiarity with git
  • Very professional in the contact with clients and a high degree of empathy to assess their concerns properly and rapidly
  • Extremely reliable character, able to work independently and to cope with pressure
  • A team player, experienced in working in intercultural and geographically dispersed teams
  • Excellent command of spoken and written English

Additional:

  • Experience with django CMS is a plus


Applicants must be legally eligible to work in the US.

 

As well as being part of an inspiring team and having the opportunity to contribute your own unique skills and expertise to it, you‘ll also benefit from an environment where everyone contributes and where we all get our hands dirty to get things done. Your future colleagues are friendly, easy-going, hard-working people who are curious about and stay up-to-date with developments in the tech world, always ready to share their knowledge and support each other to reach their goals. 

We foster a friendly workplace of respect and trust, and our team enjoys great flexibility and opportunities for home working. Sometimes we even get the chance to meet abroad as we actively sponsor and attend PyCons, DjangoCons and other conferences. We contribute back to the open-source projects we rely on, with code, financial donations and community support. 

WE'D LOVE TO HEAR FROM YOU

Do you think you and Divio would be a good fit? We’d be delighted to receive your application with code examples of your previous achievements (ideally links to GitHub, Bitbucket or other repositories) along with a CV and references.

Information for recruitment agencies: for this position, we only accept direct applications from candidates and will not consider applications from agencies.

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12 DEC 2017
London, United Kingdom

Django Developer (Remote)

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

Wildfish - http://wildfish.com

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

We're looking for a full stack developer to join us, initially on a freelance basis. 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 a developer, 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 if we can't find someone in the UK.

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.

Thanks :)

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21 NOV 2017
30 OCT 2017
Care.com Waltham, Massachusetts

Full Stack Developer

Care.com is the largest and fastest-growing technology platform for online care services, helping families, businesses, and corporate employees find high-quality care for their kids, pets, parents, and homes. We’re seeking innovative, entrepreneurial, and genuinely nice people to join our collaborative team. If that describes you, we want to hear from you! A career at Care.com offers countless ways to grow and have a real effect on a young, exciting company.

We are seeking a highly motivated individual to join the Technology team in the position of Developer Community. The candidate would join a small, agile team responsible for building a platform to support our community platform. The candidate will be responsible for analysis, design, programming, testing, documentation and implementation of new product features.

A full stack developer on the community platform should be experienced working with Python and the Django web framework; comfortable building out frontend features with HTML, Sass, and Javascript; and prepared to handle configuration and deployments using Docker, AWS and Git. We're a small distributed team that releases regularly so great communication is bonus.

Specific Duties/Responsibilities

  • Design and build new platform features that attract new members and deepen the relationship with existing members, with a focus on families.
  • Shape development processes to promote a high-quality output while continuing to iterate quickly.
Required Skills
  • Experience building social products, leveraging experimentation to learn and iterate quickly, ideally driving key metrics.
  • Good architecture skills with experience in building extremely high-volume, fault-tolerant, scalable web-based systems
  • Excellent and confident communications skills, and a blend of pragmatism and ideological purity.
  • Significant experience in a Python/Django ecosystem, and familiarity with a cloud- and container-based architecture.
  • Data analysis experience is helpful, but not required.

No agencies

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6 OCT 2017
NOUS Wissensmanagement GmbH Wien, Österreich

Senior Web Backend Developer

Do you see yourself as a member of a multinational team shaping the way people will communicate in the future? Seize the opportunity to revolutionize the digital world while enjoying what you do. NOUS is an expanding business headquartered in Vienna Austria, with branch offices in Denver (USA) and Dubai (UAE), and ranks among the leading providers in the field of mobile guides and media-based education. We have provided tailor-made concepts with innovative technology for over 200 projects of differing sizes along with various focuses realized with museums and cultural organizations as well as big brands worldwide. NOUS advises institutions and companies on adapting their educational role to bring them inline with this ever more digital world and develops multimedia, intuitive end-user and streaming applications on the web and other platforms. Be part of it!

Your tasks
As senior web backend developer at NOUS you

  • work on backend development of challenging projects with our web team,
  • further develop programming environment and enhance continuous integration/delivery,
  • are responsible for software architecture, requirements and estimates, and
  • support our project managers and other team members with concepts, specifications, and documentation.

Your profile
We are looking for you if you

  • have extended working experience with back-end development having done projects in Python, Django, some CMS experience a plus (we are using Wagtail),
  • have knowledge in the area of DevOps – preferably in configuration of Linux Systems, and automated software deployments,
  • bring several years of experience with databases (PostgreSQL, ideally also NoSQL) and
  • love challenges.

Our offer
We offer a position with varied and challenging tasks in a young and dynamic team and the possibility to do something meaningful. Loving technology we will provide you with cutting-edge gadgets. We are flexible if you are - working with us on a single project up to continuous long-term freelancing - it’s all possible, also to go on staff. Salary is negotiable – as full time employee (38,5 hours/week) we offer you at least 2.400 pre tax eur/month (14 times a year). Salary is negotiable and depending on experience.

Start: as soon as possible

Apply now!
Email your CV, a covering letter stating your hourly rate or salary expectations and examples of published work or links to Github/Stackoverflow profiles to Claudia Schallert, jobs@nousdigital.net.



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31 AUG 2017
Lofty Labs Fayetteville, Arkansas

Full Stack Developer

Lofty Labs (http://hirelofty.com) is a software development and data engineering consultancy based in Fayetteville, Arkansas.  We work with companies big and small to help identify and solve problems across a wide range of industries including marketing, software, legal, and retail.   We're also the first and only certified Amazon Web Services consulting partner in the state of Arkansas.

We're a laid back group of developer consultants from diverse backgrounds who believe in working hard, enjoying work, and solving difficult problems.

Qualifications

  • 3+ years professional experience in web application development using Python and Django.
  • Javascript experience, with bonus points for React, Ember, or other SPA application frameworks.
  • Strong knowledge with Unix based systems administration.
  • Strong Knowledge of Database Systems and SQL.\
  • Strong knowledge of Git.


Preferred (but not required) Qualifications

  • Experience maintaining Django applications
  • Extensive Python experience
  • Strong knowledge of data structures, software design patterns, relational and non-relational databases
  • Experience with data intensive architectures and software.
  • Experience with middleware-type applications and a data pipelines
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services
  • Experience with DevOps methodologies and tooling (Ansible, Terraform, CI/CD)


Key Attributes

  • Able to work without direct supervision.
  • Motivated to try new methods and learn new technologies without direction to do so.
  • Great attention to detail.
  • Has a good balance of commitment to excellence and pragmatism.
  • Able to comfortably communicate with clients regarding their projects with Lofty Labs.


Come have fun with us!

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2 AUG 2017
Sherpany Lisbon, Portugal

Senior Full Stack Developer (Python / Django)

Excellence in Web Application Development...

As a Senior Full Stack Developer, you will be working 100% on mission critical projects from the first day on. You will be working in all aspects of architecting and developing our Boardroom application (B2B SaaS). You will have the opportunity to work on cutting edge technology and new product development in a startup that is rapidly growing. You will be creating the business logic and server backend for our excellent user interface including message queues, server-side JavaScript, Django Rest Framework and concurrent tasks handling. 

Your work will contribute to the excellence of our software based on Django, PostgreSQL, jQuery, Less, Sass, etc. Our goal is to create a product, which can compete with any globally renowned application. Finally, we will tightly work together to grow our development skills. 

Our mission: Challenge the enterprise world...

Sherpany is a young, highly acclaimed startup headquartered in Zurich. We build innovative, mobile solutions for executive committees, and want to use our technology to make companies and management teams more effective.

Our team is made up of ambitious, highly motivated specialists.

 Required

  • Solid web developer with at least 4+ years of Python/ Django experience
  • 4+ years professional experience with enterprise architecture and developing highly scalable websites/services
  • Proficiency with large databases, it's  design and maintenance 
  • Proficiency with back and front end
  • Exposure to front end MVVM frameworks such as Backbone/Ember/Angular (we use Backbone)
  • Hands-on experience developing, releasing, and maintaining large-scale software applications (web/mobile)
  • Must be a self-starter and enjoy working in a team with other passionate professionals
  • Experience with automated unit/regression testing.
  • Strong IT fundamentals with a bachelors or masters in computer science, engineering or equivalent industry experience

We are looking for ambitious and talented individuals who want to exile expectations

How is working @Sherpany? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NaGwlvmyuo4

Sherpany is a young company. We are growing quickly, continually strengthening our teams and therefore offer fast career tracks. We love the digital world, we are inquisitive, appreciative and trustworthy. Our work is service oriented and result driven.

You share our passion, want to work for a young company without rigid hierarchies, that offers flexibility and a chance to make a difference? Send us your CV!

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27 JUN 2017
ihateironing London, United Kingdom

Django developer

Experienced Django developer required for a fixed period of 14 weeks to work on a number of tightly defined projects focussed on;

- automating some manual processes

- extracting and visualising some data points

You need to be very competent and comfortable with Django and Postgres while having a reasonable knowledge of javascript.

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9 JUN 2017
Caktus Group Durham, North Carolina

Django Web Developer - Contractor

Caktus builds web and mobile apps with Django. We’ve built over 100 custom solutions that have reached more than 73.8 million people globally. Join our sharp team and be part of an open, collaborative culture that puts quality at the heart of each project. We’re passionate about solving complex challenges especially when they have a social impact. In addition to building the world’s first SMS voter registration project in Libya, we’ve also built applications for InDemand, Discovery, PBS, Mozilla, and UNICEF

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. You could work from either our Durham, NC office, Baltimore, MD office or remotely. 

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 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

To apply:

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