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Back End Developer (with Python Experience)

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in SA. Cape Town
SalaryR35k – 20k
Job TypePermanent
EducationDegree or Diploma
Experience3-5 years

Job Description

Back End Developer role has become available with a well-established company in the Cape Town area. The client is looking for a self-motivated candidate who is a great communicator and who is well organised and who has a GREAT personality.

*No applications will be considered after 10 June 2015

• Degree /Relevant National Diploma

• 3–5 years of experience in the field. The candidate’s past experience should ideally include:

o custom web application development;

o development with at least one CMS framework or web application framework;

o employing a framework or extended an existing CMS with custom coding;

o a working knowledge of security practices;

o an understanding of the underlying systems on which web applications are developed; and

o an understanding of and experience applying key server-side web development concepts such as:

o integrating data or user accounts between multiple systems for a client;

o integrating multiple databases and/or database types into one system;

o scaling an application and/or its hosting environment to support increases in traffic;

o using a version control system;

o implementing or working with content approval and staging workflows;

o migrating data, scripting migration of data;

o implementing or working with a template driven system with a clear separation between content and display;

o outputting data in multiple formats;

o experience on a web application that uses XMLHTTP Request and JS;

o working with multiple delivery platforms such as mobile versus desktop;

o creating multilingual websites or applications;

o creating and implementing database schemas that represent and support business processes; and

o Ensuring the quality of applications through testing frameworks.

Experience developing with Python as a language and Pyramid as a framework would be extremely advantageous.

*No applications will be considered after 10 June 2015

Interested candidates can forward their comprehensive written applications to the following e-mail: (@) or fax to: 086 600 7977, you can also contact Justine on 011 807 8064

Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 working days after the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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