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  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: A highly competitive salary with great benefits including remote working and annual bonus
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 28 days ago

  • Sector: Software
  • Contact: Jay Baylis
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01403 216216
  • Start Date: 2023-02-24
  • Job Ref: V-47703
A cloud-based scientific workflow software company is seeking a skilled Python/Django Developer to join their team. The successful candidate will help develop customer-facing and internal software integrations to support drug design and pharmaceutical data analysis.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Develop customer-facing and internal software integrations that support drug design and pharmaceutical data analysis.
  • Support customers directly by working with them to integrate their systems with the company's products, and indirectly by supporting internal development with Python solutions.
  • Collaborate with other developers on features and bug fixes for existing parts of the codebase.
  • Participate in product specification and code review, project planning and specification, and Kanban-style agile software development lifecycle.
  • Participating in continuous integration and deployment (CI/CD) and engage with users and customers to deliver improvements across their products and websites.
  • Take ownership of larger back-end mini-projects
The ideal candidate will have:
  • Strong proficiency in Python and Django, with a good understanding of version control (preferably git) and experience working with Linux environments.
  • Demonstrated experience with REST APIs and message queues, with a solid grasp of service-oriented architecture concepts.
  • Experience with test-driven development (TDD) methodology and a willingness to promote this approach to the team.
  • A background or strong interest in scientific research or related areas, with an understanding of the unique challenges of data analysis in these fields is a plus
  • Experience working with cloud computing platforms such as AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud.
  • Familiarity with Agile software development principles and the ability to adapt quickly to changing requirements.
  • Knowledge of SQL and experience with relational databases, preferably MySQL.
  • Understanding of security and testing best practices to ensure high-quality, reliable software.
This is a great opportunity for a talented Python/Django Developer to join an exciting company that is making a real difference to the pharmaceutical industry. The role offers a highly competitive salary, development opportunities, and the option to work fully remotely. The company is committed to creating a friendly and fun working environment where engineers are encouraged to identify opportunities for training.
If you're passionate about Python development, we'd like to hear from you. Apply today to become a part of a highly skilled and collaborative team.