Backend Python Developer: Intermediate

We are looking for a dedicated python / backend engineer to work within a team to optimize the code and scale the solution to operate within the client requirements.

Requirements & Responsibilities:

·         Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related field.

·         3-5 years of experience as a Python Developer.

·         Expert knowledge of Python and related frameworks including Django and Flask.

·         Working knowledge of Docker & microservices solution architectures in Python.

·         A deep understanding and multi-process architecture and the threading limitations of Python.

·         Familiarity with server-side templating languages including Jinja 2.

·         Ability to integrate multiple data sources into a single system.

·         Experience in working with postgres databases.

·         Familiarity with testing tools.

·         Familiarity with CI pipelines (git & gitflow, sonarcloud, postman, etc)

·         Exposure to Cryptography an asset.

·         Exposure to payment systems an asset.

·         Exposure to other programming languages (Java/C#) desirable.

·         Ability to collaborate on projects and work independently when required.

Position: Permanent / Full time

Work Hours: 40 hrs / weekly – remote work

Leave: 15 days per year with mandatory leave over Christmas & New Year.

            30 days sick leave over 3-year cycle

Salary: R30,000 – R48,000 CTC per month

Conditions: Medical Aid / Hospital Plan & Pension / savings mandatory

Time Zone: GMT +2