Python Django Developer - Back End

Location: Washington, DC
Are you a Python developer with an entrepreneurial spirit?

recruvo is leading a search for a back end developers to join our client media software development team. This is a full time position working in a fast-paced, play hard, work harder environment. Our client is a fast growing media company named “Best Place to Work” three straight years in a row by the Washington Business Journal. They are located in a central location in Washington DC and offer great benefits that include casual dress environment and open vacation and sick day policy.

As a back end developer, you will be developing and working on a consumer-facing news application with an internal content management system - by fixing bugs, improving performance, and adding new features. However, they are cross-functional, so you'll have the opportunity to work on many other projects, including data products, mobile applications, and dev ops. They use a variety of open-source technology, and their core infrastructure is written in Django.

General Requirements for this position:
  • 3-5+ years of experience building web applications, particularly content management systems
  • Experience with CSS/HTML/JS
  • Familiarity with SQL and relational database design
  • Experience with Git/Github or other version control technologies
  • An aptitude for designing and implementing real-world web-based projects
  • You thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • You are excited to work on many different projects
  • You are self-motivated and entrepreneurial

We would love it if you had any of the following:
  • Project Management experience
  • Past experience with data engineering: e.g. data munging, building ETLs, query optimizations, database administration, data visualizations
  • Experience in mobile app development: iOS or Android

  • Python: Django and Flask
  • MySQL
  • Nginx
  • Docker
  • Github
  • CircleCI
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