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Django Developer
Forensic Testing Service Ltd
Mirfield, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Job Title

Django Developer

Job Description


Django Developer in a small IT Department at a leading Forensic Laboratory.

Summary: A Python (2.7) developer with good understanding of object oriented concepts and a thorough understanding of Django. Experience of data structure libraries (e.g. Pandas and NumPy) would be useful. We have a number of interesting projects to implement varying from the Office/Accounts to working with robotic equipment in the Laboratory.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and develop existing systems written in Django (1.8).
  • Develop and implement APIs to interface with external systems.


  • Monday – Friday (37.5 hours) Permanent Position.


  • No telecommuting
  • No Agencies Please


Essential Skills:

  • At least 1 year commercial experience of Django (1.8).
  • Solid Python (2.7) skills.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent verbal and communications skills

Useful Skills:

  • Thorough understanding and hands on experience with Pandas and NumPy
  • Good working knowledge of Nginx and Gunicorn
  • Linux command line skills.
  • Ability to adapt and work on rapidly changing and challenging projects.
  • Good working knowledge of Jenkins and Unit Testing.
  • Knowledge of PostgreSQL

About the Company

We are a leading forensic laboratory specialising in drug and alcohol testing. Mainly working with child law cases. We provide UKAS accredited, high quality analytical testing and reporting for substance misuse.

This is a chance to join a growing and innovative company, rapidly becoming a market leader in the field.

Contact Info

Previous Senior Software Developer, YouGov in Remote (London or other Europe), United Kingdom (or other Europe) Next Django Software Developer, Media Predict, Inc. in New York, NY, USA