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Desccription: Python Developer (API Experience Essential) – Remote Within UK


A growing and energetic business with offices across the UK is looking for an equally creative, energetic, and innovative Python Developer. You will be joining a close knit, high performing team in a very stimulating environment where everyone is driven to exceed client expectations and continually deliver to high standards. With a roadmap of exciting features, they are looking for someone that can help add functionality to an already feature-rich platform, used by many of the world’s leading companies.

The Team

They are a close-knit team of 15, who work remotely but communicate constantly. The work is ambitious, and everyone works with autonomy. Professional opinions about the product are always considered, so the result is one you can be proud of. They pride themselves on also having fun while they are doing it, and you will be joining at a fantastic time in the company’s growth with great opportunities for career development.

What is the business all about?

This client uses technology, mobile or virtual as examples, to innovate within the events technology, and services company sector. This extends to corporate events and fundraisers. They take their clients trickiest business challenges and create technological solutions that transform the way they work, some of which has been acclaimed and as a result they are seeing substantial growth.

What type of person are they looking for?

Curiosity, drive, and passion are more important than knowledge of a specific technology, but you should be able to understand and relate testing concepts and principles and be able to explain how and why you would use a particular approach.

Tech Stack

Servers: ECS, EC2, S3, Cloudfront

Databases: Postgres, Redis, Athena, DynamoDB

Languages: Python

Frameworks: Django, FastAPI, SQLAlchemy

Other technology: Live Streaming, Websockets, AMQP, DNS, CDN, WAF

Key Skills Required

* Python experience (extensive commercial exposure)

* Django / Celery

* Experience or a solid understanding of how to scale up high traffic APIs.

* API Development (Django rest framework specifically)

* Experience building and maintaining high-throughput API services.

* Microservices / Service Discovery

* Excellent TDD mindset (pytest / bdd / selenium / containerization)

* AsyncIO

Desirable but not essential

* SQLAlchemy

* Building and maintaining deployment pipelines (CI / CD / CircleCI)

* DVCS ( Git )

* SQLAlchemy

* FastAPI / Flask


* DNS Management

* Redis / Redis Cluster


* Cloudflare

* Websockets


* AWS Athena / Glue / S3 / Cloudfront / Lambda / VPC / API Gateway / Lambda@Edge / Cloudwatch etc.

If you are excited to join a growing company with excellent professional and lifestyle values, we would love to hear from you

Salary Type: Annum

Salary: £65000 – £75000/annum

Category: IT

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Rogerio da Silva

Rogerio da Silva is a Brazilian who lives in the UK for a little over two decades. He is the owner of a test consulting and outsources services for software development. He likes to blog, write and create content that teaches others how to live a better life. Rogerio has two princesses and one powerful wife that help him with his work. He loves reading biographies of successful authors and dream builders because they inspire him to keep creating!

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