Jobs Tagged: Durham
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WeaveUp, Inc.: Back-End Developer

Things We Need You to Do Build robust, scalable applications to support the growth of the WeaveUp websiteWork with the lead developer to scope/plan/develop new features and functionalityCollaborate with frontend developers and UI/UX designersImprove code quality through writing unit tests, automation and code reviewsMonitor hosted applications for performance and troubleshoot issues as neededCreate and update technical documentation Things That Are Important to Us Experience with Ruby and Rails, since that’s what our backend is (#logic).An ability to build and improve a REST/JSON API.Big ideas and a tiny ego – come in with your best ideas, but don’t take it personally if another idea is better.A customer-first focus, and a willingness to step and hustle to make us a success…

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Caktus Group: Django Web Developer

For this position, we’re seeking a Level I or Level II candidate with a starting salary of $63,960 or $70,320, respectively.Within 30 days:Follow agile development methodologies and take part in bimonthly team sprints and daily standup meetingsProvide and incorporate constructive feedback on code reviews and use established Git/Mercurial branching models to stay in sync with the teamDeploy changes to development servers frequently so client stakeholders see progress and feel connected to the processCreate, implement and edit Django templates with compliant HTML5/CSS3 and use LESS/SASS to organize and make CSS easier to manageModel and implement intricate data structures using relational databases such as PostgreSQLWithin 60 days:Write complex Django apps following client specifications and Caktus and community development best practicesCollaborate on 3-5 multiple ongoing projects and commit changes frequently to provide project leads and project managers with updates on progressMaintain a high level of unit test coverage across assigned projects to catch and prevent feature regressionsLead productive and collaborative implementation discussions with internal and client stakeholdersDistill and transpose high-level project requirements into user workflows and intuitive user interfacesStay on top of and incorporate latest technologies into Caktus’ standard development stackWithin 90 days:Fulfill project development lead responsibilities when designated as lead on projectsHelp setup and run projects in production environments on Linux (Debian-flavor) with Nginx, Gunicorn, RabbitMQ, Celery, Redis and other tools frequently deployed alongside Django web appsWork with internal team and client stakeholders to scope and estimate development needs for new projects with potentially limited requirementsUse JavaScript to achieve desired user experience and functionality when neededHelp architect scalable solutions and performance-test applications to find and eliminate bottlenecksQualificationsHas a strong grasp of Django development techniquesStrong test driven development skills and familiarity with other agile methodologiesA deep knowledge of relational databases, such as PostgreSQL or MySQLProficiency in HTML and CSSFamiliarity with Linux (Debian-flavor) desktop and server environmentsExcellent interpersonal and communication (both verbal and written) skillsSelf-motivated and resourceful, with the proven ability to multi-task and operate successfully under tight deadlines and time pressuresEnjoys a fast-paced, dynamic, challenging and team-oriented work environmentBonus Points ForFamiliarity with JavaScript front-end frameworks (Backbone.js, AngularJS, React)Deployment experience using Apache, Ngninx + Gunicorn, or other WSGI-based web serversFamiliarity with CSS preprocessors (LESS, SASS)It is the policy of Caktus to provide equal employment for all persons regardless of race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, age, disability, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, body, genetic information, marital status, political belief or activity, or status as a veteran…

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