Senior Python Developer

Overview

Senior Python Developer

Our customer, one of the biggest players in the online industry, is looking for a Senior Python Software Developer to join our development team. The ideal candidate will have strong programming skills with a focus on quality, performance, extensibility, and maintainability of code within an agile software development environment. 

WHO ARE WE? 

Our customer is a global leader in the online gaming industry for over 20 years. The company is listed on the London Stock Exchange since 2005. They offer an innovative and world-class experience in online games including casino, poker, sports betting, and bingo. In Dublin, they are developing the next generation of  sports betting platform.

Through innovation, we aspire to give our customers the most compelling and entertaining gaming experience possible. We are bringing the very best in e-Commerce practices to the sportsbook sector.

 

WHAT WE WANT:

 

We are looking for a dynamic, skillful, and enthusiastic person to join our Software Development team. Someone who takes ownership of their work is committed to building high quality, extensible code, and who has experience working within an agile software development team is ideal. 

 

WHAT IS EXPECTED OF YOU:

• To design and develop code with performance optimization, extensibility, and maintainability in mind

• Own and drive development tasks that you are involved in, participating and supporting your agile development SCRUM team

• Functionally testing all developed code to a very high standard to enable QA to test efficiently

 

WHAT YOU NEED:

• Demonstrable experience with Python, MySQL & Linux

• 5+ years experience developing with Python

• Experience in version control systems, ideally Git

• Exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills

• Ability to adapt to a fast-paced development schedule 

• Strong communication skills and fluency in verbal and written English are essential

• Bachelor's degree in computer science or similar

DESIRABLE

• Experience/understanding of working in an Agile environment

• Experience with asynchronous networking library such as Twisted or Tornado

• Redis or other modern non-relational data storage systems

• Testing. Especially unit testing, test-driven development, and behavior-driven development

• Modern Python web frameworks. e.g. Flask, Django and Python ORM e.g. storm.

Roxana Sandu, Technical Recruiter - Your e-Frontiers consultant for this job

Roxana Sandu is an e-Frontiers Technical Recruiter based in Bucharest, Romania. She holds a degree in Foreign Languages and Literature (French) and chose to work in IT recruitment as she feels this is a sector that has the most impact on our lives. She lived in Dublin for over seven years and had a really good experience here, becoming “half” Irish. She now wants to share this experience with all the IT people interested in having a professional experience in Ireland.

Specialises in: QA, C#, Java, Python, Javascript, DevOps, Scrum Masters, Full development Cycle-Developers