Senior Python Developer

Premium Resourcing
London (East)
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Premium Resourcing are actively recruiting an experienced and highly driven Senior Python Developer on behalf of our client; one of Europe's largest networks and global cloud services platform which encompasses multiple data centres, virtual data centres and colocation centres, with connections to 200+ additional third-party data centres across the world. Its full-service Unified ICT platform serves international enterprises and many of the world’s leading service providers, as well as governments and universities. With established operations throughout Europe and USA, our client also owns and operates multiple connected city networks within Europe's major business centres.


  • This is a full-time permanent position
  • Basic salary circa £75k (DoE)
  • Excellent benefits package including private healthcare and pension
  • 33 days’ annual leave (inclusive of Bank Holidays)
  • Regular staff events such as football nights, pizza, drinks etc.
  • Excellent opportunities for career progression
Location: London


Our client is looking for talented backend software developers who, on a day-to-day basis, will be creating new platforms, frameworks and products for both internal and external customers.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • You are an excellent communicator, both written and verbally
  • You are able to work to tight timescales, either alone or as a member of a larger team
  • You are a responsible individual with a desire to take ownership of a problem and see it through to resolution
  • You have a Bachelor’s degree or the equivalent experience in a technical field of study
  • You already master at least one programming language
  • You write clean code that allows other developers to extend it
  • You document everything
  • You are familiar with the latest development and DevOps technologies but you use them wisely
  • You have a sound understanding of common network and application protocols
  • You have a decent understanding of Linux internals
  • You like to know how things work and constantly try to improve them
  • You know what you do not know and you are as comfortable asking for help as you are offering it
  • You test everything

  • RESTful API design and implementation
  • Python (Flask)
  • Riak KV, Redis
  • Git
  • CI/CD experience
  • RAML/Swagger
  • Agile development
Nice to have skills:

  • Experience with Cloudstack or other cloud orchestrators
  • Golang
*3 stage fast-track interview process, consisting of Telephone interview, Coding test (API), Face to Face interview*

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