Backend developer – Python


Location: London | Chichester | Remote

We’re looking for a strong and experienced back end Python developer with exposure to AWS. Due to position in team this person should have at least 3-5 years commercial experience (with at least 2 of those being with Python 3) and must have worked in a test-driven environment. The ideal person will be comfortable in front of the client, and comfortable speaking up in a team – with experience as either a senior or lead within. This person needs to have exposure to AWS – Lambda, API Gateway, CloudFormation, as well as a solid understanding of SAM principles


Required technical skills and experience

  • At least 3-5 years commercial development experience.

  • 2+ years commercial development experience with python >= 3.4.

  • 1+ year exposure to the AWS stack, having produced code for use in Lambda functions.

  • Demonstrable experience working with CloudFormation (or similar), especially in context for Lambda (or equiv).

  • Experience working in a team, distributed team integration is a bonus.

  • Experience with Git source control.

  • Experience working as a senior member of a team, lead experience is a bonus.

  • Experience working in a Test (or Behaviour) driven manner


Advantageous skills and experience

  • Demonstrable experience of Contract / API testing

  • NodeJS experience

  • Experience with CI Integration.

  • Experience working within the serverless architecture model (AWS)

  • Experience with Edge processing IE [email protected], or Cloudflare Service Workers (or similar).

  • Experience in working through AWS API Gateway (or comparable features)


Salary and remuneration

We offer an attractive salary and remuneration package depending upon individual skills and experiences.