My client is looking to hire a new Python developer, initially for an 8 month contract. It's a home working position, we communicate mostly via Skype / email / gtalk etc. Although we do meet up in meatspace from time to time, so ideally a candidate would be in the London / Oxford area.

You will be working with your truly. The projects I've been working on are in the server side of web-enabled devices. The web interface is written in Django, so you'll need the usual battery of front-end technologies; HTML, CSS, Javascript etc. We have a Twistd server which communicates with devices in the field, that my client produces. In the middle we have dynamic user interface generation from XML.

So there is some genuinely interesting technology there, and more such projects planned. We need someone who is a good problem solver with a general interest in web technologies. There's also the occasionally need work with data at the bits and bytes level, so a working knowledge of C that would be a plus.

See the Careers page on for the full details.

This blog post was posted to It's All Geek to Me on Tuesday November 26th, 2013 at 8:12PM

2 Responses to "Hiring a Python web application developer"

  • November 27th, 2013, 10:40 a.m.

    You might want to consider having someone come to the next Oxford Python Meetup (if you don't already). Many of the regulars are web developers.

  • Jacob
    January 13th, 2014, 8:29 a.m.

    interesting marked

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