Lead Python Developer

Job Title: Lead Python Developer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: £400 - £700 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HQ0006472PD_1517996386
Contact Name: Charlie Ruffles-Jones
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 07, 2018 09:39

Job Description


A growing retail client of ours is searching for a Lead Python Developer to join their technical team, ready for a new long-term project designing and developing a brand new product using machine learning algorithms.

You will be responsible for taking an influential role, overseeing end-to-end implementations and working hands-on with other team members whilst offering your expertise to support those around you.

Desired Skills/Experience:
- Referenceable project experience programming with Python as a primary language
- Experience using frameworks such as Flask, Django and/or Tornado
- Hands-on experience using JavaScript, HTML and CSS for frontend elements
- Experience in enterprise-class software development (e.g. multi-tiered systems, web and micro-services, S2S integration)
- Experience in Agile environments (Scrum or Kanban)
- Knowledge of software life cycle management practices and tools (version control, continuous integration, continuous delivery)
- Proven experience leading/mentoring/coaching others
- Exposure to ML Algorithms would be beneficial

This is an urgent requirement so the client is looking for people to be available immediately or at least on short notice.

Don't pass up an opportunity like this - apply now and I will give you a call to discuss in more detail.

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