Software Engineer (Python)

Software Engineer (Python)

Job Title: Software Engineer (Python)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Hammersmith and Fulham, London
Salary: £350.00 - £500.00 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HQ00062839_1507036627
Contact Name: Charlie Ruffles-Jones
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 03, 2017 14:17

Job Description

CONTRACT OPPORTUNITY: Senior Software Engineer (Python) - London - Initial 3 months - £350-500 p/d

My client, a software company are searching for a Software Engineer with strong commercial experience of Python, to build and maintain their core Python based platforms and services.

You'll be responsible for:
- Working in a small, agile team
- Identifying production and non-production application issues
- Identifying opportunities to fine-tune and optimise applications of projects both existing and upcoming.
- Providing direct support to the team's development's efforts, as and when requested
- Develop, test, implement and maintain application software working with established processes and procedures.
- Supporting formal testing and resolve test defects
- Creating services and applications utilising various programming languages

Desired Skills:
- Strong experience in Python with Django
- JSON, REST, SOAP and RESTful Services and API's
- Experience working with a JIRA bug-tracker
- Linux/Unix knowledge (Redhat/CentOS/Fedora)
- RabbitMQ and Redis experience
- Web development: HTML (HTML5 & CSS) and XML/XSL
- Some database and SQL knowledge, Oracle and/or PostgreSQL, Post GIS
- Jenkins, CI integration

This is an urgent requirement and so the client are looking for people to start immediately or as soon as possible.

Although the initial contract is for 3 months, extensions are expected.

If you are available and interested in the role please apply and I will call you to discuss in more detail.

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