Senior Python Developer at The Strange Agency

We are looking for an exceptional Python developer to work with us on a mid-sized e-commerce site. The bulk of the work will be on the Python / Django side, but an ideal candidate would also occasionally contribute to the front-end and DevOps aspects of project.

You will be working remotely with a team based largely in NY, primarily contributing to an open-source codebase and developing proprietary code where appropriate. You will have the freedom to set your own hours, but as this is very much a team effort, we do require some overlap with US hours.

We are looking for a self-motivated developer who also loves being part of a team. Candidates will join our team as consultants and will be responsible for paying any taxes or applicable fees where they reside.

Our stack:

  • Python / Django
  • TypeScript / React
  • Openshift
  • Kubernetes
  • PostgreSQL
  • Redis
  • Elasticsearch

What we offer:

  • Challenging work with real-world consequences
  • Unit testing, continuous integration, automated deployment
  • An opportunity to contribute to open-source projects
  • Competitive compensation
  • Fully remote work
  • Flexible hours

What we need:

  • Excellent English
  • A degree in CS or similar field
  • Five or more years of server-side development experience
  • A demonstrable passion for Python and open-source
  • Experience with Django
  • Experience in a fast-paced, team environment
  • Experience with Scrum/Agile/Git workflows
  • Availability to overlap some business hours with a NY based team

The ideal candidate will have:

  • An advanced degree in CS or similar field
  • Front-end application experience, e.g. React, Angular, etc.
  • DevOps experience, e.g. continuous integration, containerized deployment
  • A track record of remote work
  • Open-source contributions