Senior Software Engineer - Python

Central Employment
28 Sep 2016
26 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Central Employment are working with a leading digital agency based in London who work with high-end ecommerce and retail clients, due to impressive growth they are now looking to take on an additional Senior Software Engineer developing in Python. The ideal candidate will have experience in an agency setting and be fully proficient in Python across the full stack. This is a fantastic opportunity reporting directly into the CTO.

Key Responsibilities

  • Implement new functionality, update content dependant upon client requirements to websites or applications

  • Lead on technical design and analysis

  • Ensure that projects are delivered on time and meet the needs of the client

  • Ensure pages/functionality developer are unit tested before system testing

  • Liaise with key stakeholders across the business

  • Report team metrics and progression assessments
  • Essential Requirements

  • Extensive OOP in Python, with a good understanding of other static/class based languages

  • Excellent proficiency in a Full Stack Python environment with good Linux command line knowledge

  • Excellent MVC framework experience e.g. Spring, Spring Boot, etc.

  • 3+ years OOP Python 2.6+

  • 2+ years MySQL + MySQL 5.5 or other SQL-based database engines and design

  • HTML, CSS, Javascript, jQuery

  • in-depth usuage of version control using Git

  • REST API experience
  • Desirable Requirements

  • Ideally you will have a good understanding of Amazon Web Services, e.g. ELB, RDS, CloudFront, etc.

  • An understanding of automation scripting tools such as Jenkins

  • Previous experience of performing extensive code reviews
  • This role is an immediate start so please apply online (attaching your CV) as soon as possible. Please be advised that due to the high volume of applications we receive, we are unable to respond to each application individually, please be assured that we will contact all applicants selected for interview in due course. Central Employment are an equal opportunities Employer.