Our client, a fast growing company in the IT industry is currently looking to employ a Python Developer (Intermediate).



  • Contributing to our growing list of Django and Python projects, but primarily to our existing monolithic workflow and claims management system.
  • Consistently review other team members’ code, and have your code reviewed as well.
  • Work closely with our product owner/s, designers, data/business analysts, and front-end and mobile developers to ensure the platform is achieving its goals.
  • Working in an agile environment. That means participating in sprints, sprint rituals, and having good ticket hygiene!
  • Knowing your own knowledge gaps and working to close them. We’re all autodidacts and self-starters here, and we’re always learning and improving.
  • Being a team player! A willingness to help out where needed, mentor those more junior than you, and step up to whatever challenge we face as a team.

Experience/ Requirements:

  • 2-5 years
  • Python 2.7 and 3.5
  • Experience with object-oriented principles, methodologies, and patterns.
  • Familiarity with PEP-8 is expected, as we follow it strictly as part of our coding standards and practices.
  • Experience with migrating a legacy Python project from 2.7 to 3.x is beneficial, but not a requirement.
  • Django
  • Experience with Django Rest Framework is beneficial, but not a requirement.
  • Experience with Django Channels or equivalent library for implementing asyc is beneficial, but not a requirement.
  • Experience with Pandas and/or NumPy is highly beneficial, but not a requirement as long as you’re willing to learn on the job.
  • Knowledge of Django’s templating language is not required.
  • Testing
  • Experience with TDD or BDD is beneficial, but not a requirement.
  • Experience with PyTest, tox, or equivalent is beneficial.
  • PostgreSQL
  • Familiarity with its capabilities, such as document storage within the RDB.
  • Usage of PostgreSQL-specific Django ORM query functions and tools, beneficial but not a requirement.
  • REST
  • Comfort with implementing custom APIs.
  • Knowledge of best practices and standards for implementing an HTTP REST API.
  • Ability to use a tool such as Postman, Insomnia, cURL or equivalent API testing/querying tool is highly beneficial.
  • Git
  • Experience using Git Flow as a branching strategy is beneficial, but not a requirement.


Having knowledge or experience in any of the following is not a requirement, but would set you apart from other candidates:

  • Experience with data cleaning or validation.
  • Setting up a data pipeline, or a data warehouse.
  • Implementing caching using Django.
  • Experience with task queuing systems, such as Huey, Celery, RQ or equivalent.
  • Experience implementing a microservices architecture.
  • Experience with integration of multiple custom platforms.
  • Experience with implementing an API Gateway.
  • Having contributed to an open source Python project, or to the Python community.

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