Datafin

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Intermediate Python Software Developer

IT – Software Development
Cape Town – Western Cape

ENVIRONMENT:
Our client is a collaborative force in digital advancement, playing a key role in innovation, development, and implementation. Their expertise lies in crafting, launching, and optimizing products that deliver significant business value, prioritizing the needs and experiences of customers. They are committed to shaking up established markets and leveraging opportunities in rapidly evolving technology sectors. Currently, they seek a skilled Intermediate Software Developer with over 3 years of coding experience to spearhead the development, construction, and management of complex, high-volume transactional systems. While they preferred tech stack includes Python and Django, they welcome candidates proficient in other object-oriented languages and MVC frameworks. Familiarity with GoLang is considered a plus.
 
DUTIES:
Writing software in line with industry standards and design patterns:
  • Guide and implement software and product design
  • Produce code of the highest quality
  • Produce code in line with project requirements
  • Implement and maintain appropriate security standards
  • Write and maintain unit and functional tests
Debugging software for optimum functioning:
  • Reproducing and locate the source of reported bugs and issues
  • Fix bugs and issues
  • Communicate errors and solutions to product owners
Maintaining software and related repositories and databases:
  • Manage source code and versioning
  • Manage to branch and pull requests
Managing Projects:
  • Provide accurate estimates for new work and assessment for work completed
  • Manage projects task in line with project workflow
  • Identifying and suggesting functional improvements
  • Work with product owners to plan and execute project sprints
  • Maintaining detailed documentation for software components
Keeping current with the development environment:
  • Maintain and improve skill set
  • Identify developmental needs and motivate for additional training
 
REQUIREMENTS:
What You Will Be Working With:
  • Python​
  • Django
  • Django Rest Framework​
  • PostgreSQL
  • Redis
 
ATTRIBUTES:
  • Collaborative
  • Problem solver
  • Independent thinker
  • Organized
  • Professional
  • Knows how to manage stress when under pressure
  • Displays self-awareness and leadership