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Python / Django Developer For Backend Community Mapping System at University College London

Remote: No | Relocation: No
London,United Kingdom | Oct 02, 2017

**Python/Django developer for backend community mapping system Extreme Citizen Science group, UCL** **Job Description** The Extreme Citizen Science (ExCiteS) Group ( within the Dpartment of Geography is seeking a developer. Key duties and responsibilities will be the continuing development of the Django-based GeoKey ( and software used for participatory mapping projects The post is available for immediate start and is for 12 months in the first instance. **Requirements** Experience as a software developer, with proven experience working with Python and the Django framework, experience using Unix-based operating systems and Unix system tools and utilities, providing occasional technical support and managing servers. Experience in working in a team of developers to build upon robustly structured code, and managing code in shared environments – in particular GitHub. Knowledge of software development best practices including testing, documentation and version control. Experience in workflow automation and continuous integration and deployment using test frameworks (Travis) Note that as the main aim of the role is to develop, extend and maintain the GeoKey software, prior to interview, selected candidates will be asked to clone the … Read more