PHP/ PYTHON Developer wanted


Job Description

We are a UK based company seeking a talented Freelance (remote worker) Python developer to join our team to help us to take forward our real-time and historical data mining applications. We are looking for a developer who can dedicate 30 to 40 hours per week. We are looking for someone who is enthusiastic, smart and talented and to whom coding comes naturally. You will be working with complex, high availability and high scalability web applications within a quick release environment.

Do you possess the following skill set?

Our technology stack includes PHP, Python, Pyramid / Pylons framework, MySQL or Postgres, and MongoDB. We’re looking for someone who has:

- Solid experience developing with PHP or Python.
- Ability to learn Python if required
- A thorough understanding of the Object-Oriented paradigm and data structures.
- Ideally some experience in Javascript/ Jquery, HTML and CSS.
- Ideally previous experience in processing large datasets, from multiple sources, in several formats (XML, CSV etc).
- Experience in Performance DB Tuning and Query Optimization will be beneficial.
- Experience with a version control system.

We are looking for someone who can integrate with our team and who works well both independently and in a group, without daily management. You must have excellent communication skills (written and verbal) and work well under pressure.