REMOTE Python and Django Developer

  • Lemont, IL
  • Posted 42 days ago | Updated 1 hour ago

Overview

Remote
On Site
Full Time

Skills

Django
Software development methodology
C++
Training and development
Database architecture
Software engineering
Software testing
Issue tracking
Unit testing
Integration testing
Virtual team
Release engineering
Java
Technical training
Career counseling
Customer satisfaction
IT service management
Python
Oracle Application Express
Recruiting
Science
Research
Software development
Management
Adobe AIR
NDA
Scripting
SQL
MySQL
GitLab
Cypress
Linux
WebSocket
C
JavaScript
Reporting
Testing
Continuous integration
Leadership
Documentation
Writing
LDAP
Authentication
OAuth
AngularJS
Agile
DevOps
React.js
.NET
Ansible
Kubernetes
PMBOK
CompTIA
Network
Web portals
SAP BASIS
Law
Innovation
Collaboration
Training

Job Details

Job#: 2025604

Job Description:
REMOTE Python / Django Developer
100% Remote- Central Time Zone
Prefer Candidates in the Chicago Land Area
Monday-Friday
Apex Systems, the Nation's 2nd largest Technical Staffing and Services Firm, has an opening for REMOTE Python/Django Developer for a Science & Engineering research company in Lemont for a 2,000 hours (12 months) contract plus extensions and ability to convert to full time employment.
We are looking for someone with extensive Django and great programming experience
Please email resume ASAP to Ryan,
Experience in developing, running, managing and deploying containers with Podman is desired. We anticipate this being a one-year position. Long term extensions are possible.
The candidate may be based anywhere in the United States. The contractor will be expected to be available for meetings during normal business hours in US Central Time. Depending on COVID restrictions trips to Client site in Chicago may be required, so priority will be given to contractors in the Chicagoland area, and second priority to contractors with easy access to a major air hub.
Access to NDA Material
It is possible that the contractor(s) will be exposed to Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA) material in the course of their job. The contractor(s) must agree to be bound by all NDAs that Client has entered into.
Qualifications:
The following are key skills / experience for this position. Resumes that do not possess all, or at least most, of these skills should not be presented for consideration.
  • Significant experience developing enterprise applications in Python (version 3.6+). Resumes of people whose only Python experience is scripts of a few hundred lines or less should not be forwarded.
  • Significant experience with the Django web framework (version 3.2+)
  • Experience in SQL database architecture and development, particularly MySQL.
  • Significant in full software life cycle experience and proper software engineering practices
  • Demonstrates understanding of:
  • Source code control (GitLab preferred)
  • Software testing (Cypress preferred)
  • Linux
  • Ability to work and communicate effectively in a team.
  • Flexibility in dealing with assignments and working on several projects simultaneously.
The following skills / experience are not required, but would be considered a strong plus:
  • Understanding of Sync/Async concepts; Experience with uWSGI/ASGI, websockets
  • Experience with other languages such as C/C++, Java, Javascript, etc.
  • Experience in developing, running, managing and deploying containers with Podman
Languages / Technology that we are using
  • Python, Django, Gitlab, Podman, Cypress, SQL
Primary skills and technologies
  • Python, Django
  • DB architecture, development and SQL use
  • Container experience (Podman preferred): developing, running, managing and deploying containers
  • issue tracking, labeling, reporting, prioritization, merging, diffing, re-basing
  • Good understanding of Linux and Linux commands
  • Testing: Unit testing, Integration Testing, CI experience a plus
  • Interpersonal skills:
    • Remote team experience
    • Ability to communicate openly and often with teammates and remain open to new ideas
    • Experience with taking a leadership role among a team of software engineers and practicing strong software release engineering principles
  • Code Documentation and writing skills
  • Security: Experience with LDAP integration, Authentication methods using Django Framework utilizing OAuth 2.0, DUO, LDAP, etc.
  • Javascript/Angular familiarity
  • Apex offers a number of resources to our contractors including:
    • Training and Development programs - We have a webinar series with global experts who deliver 3-4 technical and leadership webinars a month around hot topics/technologies such as Agile, DevOps, Angular, Node, React, JavaScript, .NET Core, Java 8/9, Redux, Ansible, Kubernetes, etc. Many of these webinars are worth certification credits for major certifying bodies such as PMI, IIBA, and CompTIA (i.e. PDU, CDU, and CEU credits). We can also provide a technical training license (eligibility required)
    • Benefits - Health, Dental, Vision, 401K, and Employee Stock Purchase Program
    • Strong Support Network - A network of Recruiters, Support Services, and Contractor Care Representatives are here to help our contractors succeed. We have a job portal which has all of our job openings with our 1,200+ clients. We also have off-boarding/end of assignment resources to help you during the transition when you're wrapping up, including a Career Coaching Program and 15+ Career Readiness workshops for job seekers
    • Awards - Apex is a proud recipient of the Best of Staffing awards for both Client Satisfaction and Contractor Satisfaction

EEO Employer

Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or .

EEO Employer

Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or .

Apex Systems is a world-class IT services company that serves thousands of clients across the globe. When you join Apex, you become part of a team that values innovation, collaboration, and continuous learning. We offer quality career resources, training, certifications, development opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in many awards, including ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing in Talent Satisfaction in the United States and Great Place to Work in the United Kingdom and Mexico.

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