Senior Django Developer at Pen Pals

Los Angeles,CA,United States
Jul 02, 2013

Pen Pals, a social networking app for iOS and Android, is looking for a freelance, expert Django Developer.

Pen Pals connects users all over the world and let's them send text, photo and audio messages to each other. Think "Facebook for strangers." Pen Pals v1.0 has already been featured on the front page of the App Store worldwide. v2.0 of Pen Pals is a complete rebuild of our app from the ground up. See v1.3 here:

You will be architecting and developing a (well-documented) social network, with high-availability and high-scalability.

Fluency in Python 2.5+ and experience of building or contributing to large Django web applications

A solid understanding of RESTful web services and experience developing a REST API for iOS, Android and Whiteboxes.

Experience in real-time push

Experience working on cost-effective, high-availability and highly-scalable systems

Experience of test-driven development

Experience developing and tuning PostgreSQL

Experience working with Git

Experience of, or interest in, new or emerging platforms such as iOS and Android

This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate. We are looking to build a long-lasting relationship with the right candidate. More detailed information (including wireframes) will be sent after you sign a Mutual NDA.

Best of luck!


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