Senior Django Software Engineer at JAKT

New York City,NY,United StatesJun 27, 2016

At JAKT we are an established yet growing design and development consultancy that uses technology to solve problems for startups and brands. We work with our clients on their goals and objectives and adopt the role of serving as Interim CTO and/or Creative Director for the duration of the engagement. We are looking to add an experienced Django developer to our team who thrives in a highly collaborative environment.

Our company culture is one of schedule and project flexibility, through which we encourage self-growth using cutting edge technologies for innovative, creative projects. At JAKT, our team members have exciting challenges every day and use each other for support. You will have the opportunity to influence not only how your applications are built, but also what they consist of, in the first place.

Desired Skills and Qualifications

  • 3+ years professional experience in a web developer role
  • 1-2 years Django and Django Rest Framework experience
  • Proven history creating REST API clients for web and mobile clients
  • Strong affinity for tackling complex business logic and problems
  • Solid understanding of Git
  • Unit testing in pytest, nose, or unittest
  • Knowledge and experience deploying to Heroku and/or AWS (EC2, RDS)
  • Payment processing and integration with several third party APIs
  • Understanding of fundamentals important to maintainable, production scale applications: database admin, caching, documentation, scaling, CI, etc.

What we’d like to see

  • Understands the benefits of close collaboration over individual genius
  • Experience working with a cross functional team.
  • Samples of apps you have done and/or your GitHub profile

What you will get

  • Competitive salary
  • Benefits
  • Flexible schedule
  • Equal opportunity employer (EOE)


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