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Backend Python Developer New
ConsumerAffairs
Remote, Remote, Remote

Job Title

Backend Python Developer

Job Description

ConsumerAffairs is looking for a Backend developer with professional experience in developing data-intensive web apps using Python and Django.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Executing full lifecycle software development
  • Programming well-designed, testable, efficient code
  • Produce specifications and determine operational feasibility
  • Integrate components into a fully functional system
  • Document and maintain software functionality
  • Troubleshoot, debug and upgrade existing systems
  • Comply with project plans and industry standards
  • Evolve any legacy code and iterate quickly, with an eye on reusability
  • Commit code in Git and review with other team members

(These responsibilities are not to be construed as a complete statement of all duties performed. Employees will be required to perform other job related duties as required)

Restrictions

  • Telecommuting is OK
  • No Agencies Please

Requirements

  • 5+ years’ experience of Python coding skills
  • 3+ years hands on experience with the Django framework
  • Solid database skills in a relational database (i.e. PostgresSQL, MariaDB, etc.)
  • Knowledge of how to build and use RESTful APIs
  • Knowledge about containers technology, mainly Docker.
  • Strong knowledge of version control (i.e. git, svn, etc.)
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS) infrastructure knowledge is a plus

You are an expert in:

  • Clean, fluent Python
  • Django and Django Rest Framework
  • SQL and the Django ORM
  • Celery and Dramatiq workers
  • Modern Python packages and libs
  • Django best practices
  • Git and GitHub

You have experience with:

  • Testing tools and TDD
  • Unix and bash
  • Docker and container technologies
  • Designing modular, object-oriented Python
  • Optimizing server-side load and rendering performance
  • The complete Software Development Life Cycle (e.g., planning, design, testing, releases, etc.)

The ideal candidate would also have:

  • Basic knowledge of JavaScript
  • Experience working directly with Product Managers on an Agile team

About the Company

ConsumerAffairs is a marketplace for life’s hardest purchases. We help consumers make smart buys in moments of need.

Every month millions of consumers turn to ConsumerAffairs for help with considered (often emotional), need-based purchases and we connect them directly to curated brands. Brands use our SaaS tools to manage their reviews, their presence on ConsumerAffairs, communicate with consumers and generate revenue.

We are a diverse team located remotely across the U.S. and internationally. We are fast-paced and “GRIND” our core values: Generate Ownership, Resolve Through Data, Invent with Grit, Network to Win and Deliver Impact Daily.

Contact Info

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