Are you ready to take on the challenge?

Django Stars is looking for an experienced Lead Python Developer to build a high-value web app from scratch with modern technology stack.

Requirements:

Tech Skills:

  • Strong expertise in Python and Django;
  • Experience working with the databases;
  • Experience with building integrations with cloud-based services;
  • Knowledge in DDD, Patterns, S.O.L.I.D. ;
  • Passionate about developing and designing complex architectures;
  • Work well in an experienced team with the ability to work independently on significant pieces of functionality (gathering requirements, preparing the design, and implementation);
  • Django REST Framework & Celery knowledge;
  • Understanding of REST principles;
  • The knowledge of basic HTTP principles;
  • Experience with git & GitHub, git-flow;
  • Good spoken English.

Soft Skills:

  • Team Leadership (leading and motivating);
  • Presentation skills (conference speaker experience as a plus));
  • Communication skills ;
  • Developing individuals (coaching and mentoring);
  • Team and Project Management (people, scope, budget, timelines, risks, etc.);
  • Difficult interactions;
  • Time Management ;
  • Stress Management;
  • Innovation and creativity (own pet projects, own start-ups as a plus).

Would be a plus:

  • Advanced knowledge of PostgreSQL;
  • Familiarity with MongoDB;
  • Experience with AngularJS, Backbone.js, jQuery, React;
  • Mathematics or informatics education;
  • Knowledge of the agile & scrum.

We offer:

  • Interesting projects mostly related but not limited to Finance & Banking, Travel & Booking, Taxi & Transportation industries;
  • Flexible schedule (say no to exhausting 9 — 18);
  • Cozy office located near the underground station;
  • Crazy and friendly team of people to work with and to learn from;
  • English speaking club and grammar lessons;
  • Gaming zone;
  • Conferences;
  • Team buildings;
  • A lot of challenges and fun.

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