Job details

Attention! This job posting is 18 days old and might be already filled.

Python Developer job in Oxfordshire (516)

at Torchbox (view profile)
Location Charlbury
Date Posted 6th November 2017
Category Technical
Job Type Full-time
Expiration Date 2017-12-11

Description

Here at Torchbox (https://torchbox.com/) we're looking for a mid-level Python Developer to join our team in Charlbury or Bristol, building a very wide range of bespoke apps for our lovely, interesting clients.

You'll need:

  • Relevant industry experience.
  • Strong Python.
  • Django.
  • Good level in several supporting languages, technologies and frameworks: e.g. Javascript, HTML, CSS, React, Redis, Celery, Virtualenv/Vagrant, Sphinx.
  • A good understanding of relational databases, especially PostgreSQL.
  • Good level source control (Git).
  • Familiarity with the command line.
  • Capable of administering large sections of the stack.

For extra points, you'll have skills in:

  • Wagtail or another Django CMS.
  • Unit testing.
  • React.js / Angular.js / Backbone.js.
  • Mobile web apps.
  • GIS programming / DjangoGIS.
  • MongoDB / another non-rel DB.
  • Basic Linux sysadmin.

We'd love you to have a current technical blog and / or an active Github profile too. Maybe you're interested in Swift / Go / something we haven't heard of - tell us about it!

As well as the technical knowledge, you'll also be able to:

  • Study and analyse the information needs of an organisation to contribute to technical specifications.
  • Effectively communicate with clients to elicit detailed but clearly defined requirements for features.
  • Analyse information needs and convert these into robust technical architecture.
  • Support colleagues (reviewing and improving code and providing help and advice).
  • Accurately estimate time required for build of a feature.
  • Provide tests to support code.
  • Operate as technical lead on some projects.
  • Contribute to proposals by providing advice and information.
  • Participate in educational opportunities in your own field.
  • Remain up to date with state-of-the-art developments in relevant software field.

In return we'll offer:

  • An opportunity to work on some high profile projects for some fantastic organisations.
  • Performance related annual bonus.
  • Conference allowance.
  • 25 days annual leave.
  • 5% Pension contributions in an ethical pension fund.
  • Life Assurance, Health Scheme, childcare vouchers, Bike to Work scheme, flexible working and more.

Torchbox is a Best Companies 3-star accredited employer.  We offer a great working environment, with a high-quality team; weekly lunches with your colleagues: BBQs in the summer, curries, pizzas and stews in the Winter; company social events and more.

Torchbox is an Equal Opportunities employer

No agencies, please.

 

 upload file ... Limit reached, delete at least one file below to add more.