Lead Python Developer

Lead Python Developer

£75,000 + Benefits

Quant Capital is urgently looking for a Lead Python Developer to join our high profile client in their main development team.

Our client is a small but well known big data property software business, disrupting a well established market.

The Senior Python Developer will join an innovative start-up is pioneering a new concept for the large social data. The most important part of their product will be the enterprise-grade technology platform written in Python and Twisted with a Django frontend. This is a unique green field development opportunity that will allow you to play a part in shaping the future of social data and be rewarded accordingly.

On a day to day basis the Lead Python Django Developer will:

  • Evaluate and identify appropriate technologies to implement product features
  • Work closely with the founders, UI/UX designers and other technical staff on product development
  • Provide help in the recruitment, training, retention and organization of development staff

Python Development is agile and fast paced. As requirements evolve you will leverage the best of the open source community, sometimes substituting your own solutions where greater performance is needed. You will be encouraged to evangelise and prototype new technologies and through doing so you will help shape the architecture.

Lead Python Django Developers Must Ideally Have:

  • 3 years plus of commercial python and Django development experience
  • Strong knowledge of Software Design Patterns, OOP
  • Keen to write clean structured code (PEP8)
  •  A fan of best practices & TDD
  • Good knowledge of Docker and cluster orchestration
  • Good knowledge of RabbitMQ/Celery
  • Good knowledge of RDBMS (Postgres) & NoSQL (Elasticsearch)
  • Good understanding of RESTful APIs
  • Good knowledge of software version control with gitYou will gain exposure to NumPy, SciPy, pandas, IPython and other Python libraries with ability to source, clean and manipulate large data sets as well as google mapping.

You will be joining a progressive and exciting company committed to excellence. They offer an excellent working environment with ongoing training and a structured career path. You can also expect an excellent salary and benefits package. Including Options from day 1

My client is based in London

Django, Python, Twisted, noSQL, Data Science

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Lead Python Developer
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