Tech Lead - Platform - Python, Django

at YunoJuno in London

We are looking for an experienced tech lead in Python/Django to lead the core platform team.


The product team is currently 12 strong and growing. You will be working alongside experienced Django and front-end developers, together with UX and design. Priorities are set on a continuous basis, and we follow a Kanban-like process (using Trello).


We value independence and you will be given a lot of autonomy; our ultimate measure is a consistent, high-quality output, which we measure through code reviews and daily stand-ups.


Responsibilities


  • Technical lead for platform development – python / django
  • Taking ownership of particular features during key phases of development
  • Ongoing development and maintenance of YJ codebase
  • Work closely with the UX and design team
  • Participate in code reviews
  • Maintain best practices
  • Contribute to YJ’s open source projects

Skills / Experience


  • Experience working with a large existing Django codebase
  • Experience of test-driven development
  • Experience working on a full application (+ 12months)
  • Excellent Python (2.x and ideally 3.x) and Django (1.8+)
  • Competent HTML, CSS and JavaScript (including jQuery)

Bonus points for:


  • ElasticSearch
  • Postgresql
  • Heroku
  • Docker
  • Vagrant
  • AWS

  • Benefits:*

  • Flexible working hours
  • Competitive salary.
  • Community benefits including access to WorkAngel.
  • Fantastic office location
  • Relaxed working environment
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Regular company socials
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Fully stocked fridge and snack bar
  • Opportunity to help redefine and industry
  • Work with established creative companies through to technology start-ups

What started as a platform to connect the greatest freelancers with a handful of forward-thinking companies is now changing how the creative and tech industry resource their business and manage their workforce. Whether it’s building a new department for one of the most awarded creative agencies or building an enterprise human resource solution for the world’s largest communications network, we use technology to power the freelance revolution.


We are creating an end-to-end solution for the industry. One that enables forward-thinking businesses to unlock the true potential of freelance.


We are very proud to be backed by the best investors in our sector, have grown month-on-month since launching, and are looking for the best people to help us execute on our big vision.


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Published at 27 Apr 2017
Expires on 27 Jun 2017
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