Senior Python / Django Developer Job No: 13039 Location: Midrand Salary: Market Related dependent upon experience
JOB DESCRIPTION The Senior Developer will work with an agile team to develop, test and maintain front-end and back end applications. Should be a self-starter and be able to perform daily duties without day-to-day instructions. Is a leader in the design of architectural and component software features, design and implementation of system, design and implementation of test plan, and documentation of final product. Should be able to adapt to new languages, methodologies, and platforms to meet the needs of the project. Demonstrates good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions. Is responsible for assessing and evaluating the quality of the software developed by the other developers.
Deliver a streamlined user experience while striving to develop a first-class codebase using Python best practices and implement a complete user interface in the form of a mobile and desktop web app
Perform Test Driven development (TDD)
Implement unit tests, E2E tests and integration tests
Overall system and operation maintenance
Python/Django application development of server-based Python/Django components and web applications written in Java
Application integration with back-end systems.
Creation of Microservices
Application maintenance, support and performance monitoring.
Ensure that the integrity and stability of systems and applications are upheld
Help institutionalised software engineering best practices
Minimum of 5 years experience in the development of Python/Django systems
Linux, Docker and Docker Swarm experience is advantageous