ColdFusion & Python Job Opportunity in Parker, CO

EvoGov is currently looking for an experienced Python developer with considerable experience programming with the Django framework. Your work experience must include building meaningful production-ready web applications. Production experience with Amazon AWS is strongly preferred.

About You
Our ideal candidate is a hard working, passionate Python/Django Developer that has at least 2 years experience in developing and deploying meaningful Django applications. A Computer Science degree is preferred, but not required. Excellent english language communication and writing skills are a requirement. You must be passionate about building secure, high-performance applications and open-source. Our ideal candidate is not afraid to take a central role in the development of our platform.

Preferred Experience and Skills

  • Worked as a lead, sole or senior developer on a significant web development project.
  • Expert level Python / Django. Experience creating local development environments (pip, vagrant, virtualenv, virtualbox, etc.)
  • Significant Javascript development experience including one or more client-side frameworks like * Angular.js and/or Backbone.js.
  • Training and foundational experience with Object Oriented Programming and a solid grasp of coding best practices.
  • Solid understanding of HTTP, REST.
  • Nginx and Apache experience.
  • PostreSQL experience is a must.
  • TSQL – the ability to write SQL statements and complex joins.
  • Foundational experience with CSS, HTML and corresponding best practices. Designer-level experience not required.
  • SQL Database experience. We use PostgreSQL and MS SQL Server
  • Strong Linux/Unix or OS X experience and proficiency with terminal (e.g. BASH) commands and scripts.
  • Enthusiasm with favorite text editor or IDE.
  • Use version control regularly – We use Git / GitHub
  • Debugging expertise.

Great Skills to Have

  • ColdFusion (our legacy platform’s application server, using the Fusebox framework)
  • MS SQL Server – database of our legacy platform
  • Amazon AWS (EC2, S3, Route 53, RDS, Elastic Beanstalk)

The Work

  • Perform debug work on our current application and hosting stack to keep it running smoothly as we upgrade to the new platform. Training will be provided.
  • Your main focus will be our new Django project and stack.
  • Maintain code versioning on GitHub. We have an 99% complete Django project running on GitHub and AWS already, so you won’t be starting from scratch.
  • The platform you will be working on is described at a high level in this site: We can discuss the details in an interview.
  • You will play a critical role in planning with management to design/build/test/deploy new Django apps that will work in this new Django project.

Salary and Benefits

  • Salary range for this position is quite wide, from $70,000 to $100,000.
  • Salary and benefits are negotiable, depending on experience and qualifications.
  • Full-time opportunity.
  • Equity opportunity (stock options) for the right candidate and commitment.
  • Equal opportunity employer.

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