• Location

    City of London

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Up to £600 per day

  • Contact:

    Fran Da Silva

  • Job ref:

    PYDJC

  • Published:

    3 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-08-30

Python / Django Full Stack Software Engineer

Python / Django software engineer required by our client to join their product development team.

As an experienced Full Stack Python/Django Software Engineer, you will have experience of the following:

  • Minimum 6 years’ experience of Django experience building highly scalable & robust websites
  • Very comfortable using Python
  • JavaScript / React knowledge for front end development
  • Strong experience of working within an AWS environment
  • Solid experience of Django REST Framework and Django ORM
  • Demonstrated experience managing a small team of highly performing engineers
  • Driving best practices within your team, for example setting up CI/CD pipelines, doing code reviews, running to agile

The ideal candidate should:

  • Enjoy being hands-on in Python on a day-to-day basis while also helping drive solution and architectural strategy
  • Be a life-long learner who is passionate about growing their skills and those around them
  • Love to solve hard problems by being creative, innovative and using the power of the team
  • Strong inter-personal skills with the ability to build strong partnerships with peers in solution engineering.

Candidates that have had exposure to machine learning/AI and NLP python libraries would be of particular interest to our client, though this is not a mandatory requirement for the role and training and support will be given here to get up to speed.

Interested candidates are encouraged to apply. Promising applicants can be assured of a response within 24 hours.

The Difference Engine are a recruitment agency working on behalf of our client.