Job Openings Senior Python Developer II

About the job Senior Python Developer II

EMPLOYMENT TYPE: 

Permanent

COMPANY:

A large retail chain based in Cape Town

LOCATION: 

Fully remote 

JOB OVERVIEW: 

We are looking for a Senior Full Stack developer with skills in Python and MySql. You will be part of a dynamic team at the forefront of channel management for Financial Services. Using agile methodologies the FinTech squad works in close partnership with different business retailers within the Company. The mission is to enrich the lives of customers by enabling business channels to provide financial services through the use of technology.

DESCRIPTION OF THE POSITION: 

  • Ensure delivery of annual strategic client demand whilst maintaining a stable product environment
  • Design, develop and maintain applications
  • Design and maintain underlying database objects
  • Support quality assurance (automated testing and supporting of user testing when required)
  • Guide, mentor, and share your experience with your teammates
  • Participate during all stages of the software development life-cycle
  • Help with day-to-day queries from clients and Company teams
  • Design and develop with support and reusability in mind
  • Stay up to date with FinTech trends & technologies

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:

  • Python
  • Understanding of Microservice architectures
  • Proficiency in JavaScript, web stacks, libraries and frameworks
  • Hands-on expertise in REST, MySQL/PostgreSQL/SQL Server, WebSocket, Caching tools
  • Google Cloud Platform Services and Infrastructure
  • Superb interpersonal, communication, and collaboration skills
  • Exceptional analytical and problem-solving aptitude
  • Great organizational and time management skills
  • Understanding of data security principles
  • Exposure to Agile methodologies, such as SCRUM and KANBAN

QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

Diploma or equivalent 

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

    • At least 5 years of experience
    • Solid experience in Python, libraries and frameworks
    • Experience with CI/CD, Jenkins and GIT
    • Experience implementing serverless container solutions

    **Please note : If you have not heard from us within 2 weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful.