Studio 29

Python / Django Developer - iGaming

  • Location Melrose, Gauteng
  • Category Back-end Developer
  • Job Type Permanent
  • Salary Very Negotiable
  • Ref # 5139

Python / Django Developer – Gaming – Melrose Arch

Our client is expanding and need Python Developers to join their team.



•             Relevant degree or equivalent experience

•             Experience: 3+ years Python / Django



•                     Secondary skills: Git & SQL

•                     Bonus skills:

•                     PostgreSQL / MySQL

•                     PHP

•                     Slack, Trello / Jira

•                     Docker

•                     jQuery, CSS, HTML, JavaScript

•                     Celery, RabbitMQ

•                     Agile / Scrum



•             Experienced Python developer with knowledge of at least one Python web framework such as Django.

•             Experience in writing well-tested, reusable, efficient and fully documented code.

•             A thorough understanding of computer science fundamentals, including object-oriented design, data structures and algorithms.

•             Design and implementation of low-latency, high-availability, scalable and performant applications.

•             Integration of user-facing elements developed by front-end developers with server side logic.

•             Implementation of security and data protection.

•             Able to integrate multiple data sources and databases into one system.

•             Integrate 3rd party data providers and suppliers’ APIs as data sources.

•             Proficient with Relational Database Systems (particularly PostgreSQL).

Personal traits:

•             Able to multi-task and stay organised in a dynamic work environment.

•             Able to work with remote teams and colleagues.

•             Reliable, flexible and cooperative.

•             Strong problem solving and debugging skills.

•             Collaborate closely with other team members.

•             Individual must have a strong passion for technology and software and willing to work in a challenging environment that promotes personal accountability.

Must be:

•             a Team Player with high energy, confidence and ambition to work every day

•             able to hit the ground running

•             able to debug code efficiently and effectively

•             able to participate in product delivery through the entire SDLC of analysis, design, coding, testing, implementation and support to build applications and APIs primarily using Python/Django framework

•             able to closely collaborate with Front-End Engineering, DevOps and other teams

•             willing to work long/extended hours (as required)

•             flexible and open to develop over a variety of technologies and methodologies (as required)