• Location: South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town
  • Salary: ZAR40000 - ZAR60000 per annum + gym, remote working, coffee
  • Technology: Python Jobs
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Date Posted: 20th Feb, 2019
  • Reference: NTS20219
Python Developer
Job Title - Python Developer
Job Type - Permanent
Location: Cape Town

About the Client:

Do you want to work for a company improving lives on a daily basis? Do you want to work on a rare technology stack that is rapidly growing on a global scale? I need an experienced Python Developer with a passion for designing functional and maintainable. If you want to join a company where you will be an integral part of their team as well as vastly improving the lives of others then this is your job!

As their Python Developer you will:

* Design functional interfaces.
* Create interface documentation.
* Define, improve and optimise integration processes.
* Create and maintain integration guides.
* Provide advanced-level support and perform advanced system-level troubleshooting.
* Plan, execute and support integration projects with external parties.
* Defining, implementing, and executing a process whereby stakeholders are provided with periodic feedback.

See the below tech stack as an example of what you could have the opportunity to work with:

* Postgres, Cassandra and DynamoDB
* Jenkins, Chef, Terraform, Packer, Docker, Datadog
* Jira, Confluence, Google Apps and Slack
* Apiary, ReadTheDocs, Swagger.
* Backend: Scala, Python and Elixir + some Go and serverless Javascript
* Frontend: Objective-C, Swift, Java (Android and Desktop), React.js and Elixir.


Essential Qualifications / Skills:

* Bachelors in computer science, engineering or equivalent/ or four or more years of experience in the field.
* Strong in interface design, including between software components.
* Programming and scripting skills. API documentation tools.
* Proficient in REST clients, such as Postman and cURL.
* Expert in designing effective and maintainable REST APIs, especially in JSON.
* Experience working with everyone involved with the full lifecycle of a project.
* Has strong problem-solving skills across technology stack.
* Takes accountability for tasks and work with no or little supervision.
* Works independently and within a team.
* Organisation and management skills.
* Thrives in a growing, dynamic and fast-moving environment.
* Has the ability to work and communicate in a professional and friendly way with a variety of people with differing levels of technical capability, cultural backgrounds and ways-of-working


* Source control tools.
* Security knowledge and experience, including basic cryptography and API authentication protocols (especially OpenID).
* Strong in software architecture.
* Strong in distributed and concurrent systems.
* Has strong knowledge over a broad set of technologies in the embedded, mobile and cloud domains.


* Startup culture
* Great cross-disciplinary collaboration
* Passionate people
* Gym and showers
* Great coffee
* Meeting free Wednesdays
* Remote working
* Monthly socials with craft beer on tap
* Fresh free milk, eggs, bread & fruits

I would urge you to apply now to avoid missing out on this fantastic opportunity as the role will not be on the market long.

Pearson Frank International is the leading Java recruitment firm, advertising more jobs than any other agency. We deal with both Digital Agencies & End Users Globally and by specialising solely in placing candidates in the market, I have built relationships with most of the key employers in the South African Market and have an unrivalled understanding of where the best opportunities and jobs are.

This is definitely a job you shouldn't let slip through your fingers. Not many companies will offer as many benefits as this. If you think that this job is something you might be looking for then please do not hesitate to contact me for a chat! Email: n.tolan-smith@pearsonfrank.com or Phone: 0875505663

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