Our fun client is looking for a Senior Django Software Engineer who will be responsible for working with their Technology and Product Management teams to improve and enhance their Django-based web application. This is a position for a seasoned developer who has a deep understanding of the Django framework and significant experience working with large-scale consumer web sites.
o 5+ year as a professional software developer working with the Django web framework.
o Strong front-end web development skills -- HTML/CSS/JS -- and common frameworks, e.g. SCSS, jQuery, Backbone, etc. Experience with Vue.js or React a major plus.
o Excellent TDD and test automation skills -- they have 90% test coverage
o Working knowledge of software development lifecycle and Agile development practices -- they run a continuous delivery operation (10 minutes from commit to live on site)
o Dogs in the office. Bring yours, too!
o Lightweight, Agile processes constantly improved with retrospectives.
o Fully automated testing and deployment system. Just merge your branch and it ships.
o Integrated teams with developers and designers working side-by-side.
o Data-driven decision making with split testing.
o Contributions back into the Django community.
Why we'll hire you:
o You're qualified for the position and your values align with their Core Values
o You're a great developer who wants to get even better
o You play nicely with others
o You can take loose requirements, figure out what needs to be done, and make it happen
o You have experience using tools or similar ones, such as Rails.
o You can be your own QA team, producing quality code the first time around
o You can pitch your own ideas and shepherd them through to completion
o You know when to call it 'good enough' and ship, and when to put in the extra time to polish
Who they are:
They are headquartered in downtown Seattle. They are an agile, fast-growing startup, and their leadership comes from some of the country's most respected tech companies. They’ve been named among Seattle's "Best Places to Work" in Seattle Met magazine, Seattle Business Magazine, and the Puget Sound Business Journal." They’re also a recipient of Seattle Business Magazine's 2015 Tech Impact Awards.