Opportunity to contract for a stealth-mode startup, working with a group of seasoned entrepreneurs on several consumer facing products.
- BS/BA degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or related field with a minimum of five years of work experience.
- 2+ years of experience with Python framework such as Bottle, Django or [url removed, login to view], utilizing both Python and MySQL databases.
- Experience writing and consuming (server-side) RESTful Web Services, both internal and external
- Experience working on large-scale web media-based solutions, especially in regards of scaling large production environments.
- Strong object-oriented design skills
- The ability to work on multiple concurrent projects is essential. Strong self-motivation and the ability to work with minimal supervision.
- Work with lead architect to create large public facing web applications
- Creation of APIs and functionality to federate data from core platforms
- Conduct load testing and code optimizations to improve application performance and throughput
- Write and maintain functional and unit tests for automated testing and deployment
- Implement changes and add new functionality in coordination with product development team