Python (Django) Engineer - Swindon

Engage PSG
£40000 - £50000 per day + benefits & bonus
20 Apr 2017
20 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Python (Django) Engineer - Python, Django, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Agile - Swindon

Exclusive to Engage PSG

Please note that no work permit sponsorship is on offer and therefore all candidates should ensure they are eligible to work in the UK.

A highly successful & high-profile e-commerce group, who have recently seen multi-million-pound investment via acquisition, is looking to aggressively expand their London & Swindon based technology functions. We have so far sourced a number of skilled candidates for the London office and are looking for a similar skillset to be based in Swindon.

They are planning to hire skilled Python web engineers to work as integral members of a Scrum development team and be co-responsible for the design, support and maintenance of the Python-based back-end stack. You will be responsible for delivering high-quality code using agile techniques with a high level of supporting tests and documentation & responsible for maintaining coding and testing standards across all codebases.

Essential Skills / Experience;
  • A genuine passion for all things software development related.
  • Strong experience gained in application development
  • Experience developing in Python (and Django)
  • Knowledge of HTML5/CSS3/JS
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and an ability to work well with
  • both technical and non-technical employees
  • Ability to learn new technologies and software quickly
  • Experience with SOA, web services and message queues

Bonus Points For;
  • DevOps experience
  • Knowledge of Amazon Web Services
  • Relevant Bachelors' degree or equivalent industry experience
  • Good understanding of Agile, Scrum, Kanban, TDD, CI, BDD, CD
  • Embrace agile software engineering and strive for continuous improvement
  • Fulfilment By Amazon API experience
  • Working git knowledge