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Python Developer

Job Title Python Developer
Contract Type Permanent
Contract Duration
Location London
Salary Up to £75,000.00 per annum
Job Published almost 2 years ago
Contact Name Neil Ray
Contact Email

Job Description


This is an opportunity for a Python Developer to work in a well funded tech startup that has become a self sustaining and profitable market leader in a £4 billion market, all within 4 years! Backed by leading VCs, angels & founders and managed by a team with 50+ years’ experience scaling businesses, they understand their two-sided marketplace better than anyone else on the planet and are using technology to disrupt how their industry works.

Having already reached 100,000 5* customer reviews, profitability & scaling 2-3x every year; they have more awards and press coverage than they have the shelf space for! They are far from done too, there is a huge opportunity ahead with a target to build the business to £100m+ in revenues in the next 3-5 years; but they will need your help!

If you are a Python Developer:

  • Someone with at least 2 years solid coding experience (Python and Angular preferable)
  • Keen to make software that people will use every single day to make their lives easier?
  • Excited to work on greenfield projects with responsibility and independence?
  • Able to pick the right tool for the job, and learn new frameworks quickly?
  • Meticulous about quality, and gifted with a strong desire to write beautiful code?
Then this is the job for you, read on and apply now for more information!
As a Python Developer you will:
  • Have intelligent input into the complex architecture
  • Implement complex and large features
  • Improve user experiences by working with senior developers and other members of staff
  • Add to the  great engineering culture with your experience and enthusiasm 
  • Enhance your skills by working closely with a Senior Developer as your mentor, and provide mentorship to Junior Developers in turn
  • Participate in planning retrospectives, demos, sessions and stand-ups
  • Join the team in curating a codebase everyone can be proud of, focussing on quality, testability and maintainability 

The current technology stack (open to improvements and suggestions):

  • Python on the server side, using Django as a web framework, and Django Rest Framework for the API
  • PostgreSQL for the database, using some of its advanced geographic modelling capabilities
  • Angular on the clientside - Typescript is loved here!
  • A hybrid mobile app developed using Ionic on top of Cordova
  • Github, Heroku and codeship for code review, deployment and integration
  • AWS and Docker for a standardised but customisable development environment!
If you are an Python Developer and are interested in this role please apply here or email your CV to and one of our consultants will be in touch within 24 hours!

Ref: RA743 | Published: 24th Dec 2019