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[JOB] Python/Django Developer, Boston, MA

Python/Django Developer, Boston, MA 

This is a full time, on-site, salaried (preferred) or hourly position
located in Boston, MA paying $70,000 to $100,000 or 45-60/hour.  Could be
salaried or hourly, but must be on-site.  US Citizens or Green Card holders
only please.  Local candidates preferred, however, candidates interested in
relocating at own expense considered as well.  No telecommuting.  Looking to
hire immediately in 1-2 weeks (1-week or less preferred). Thank you. 

My Boston-based client is a rapidly growing technology start-up. They are
working on growing a website that has been in existence for 13 years with
currently about 1 million unique visitors per year. 

** There are a lot of requirements below and it would be great if you had a
majority of them, but I will consider any candidates with Python (and
preferably some Django) and PHP experience.  

They are looking for an all-star back-end coder who knows and loves
Python/Django as much as they do! 


* Write maintainable, unit-tested code in Python, PHP, Java, and/or C++ 
* Model object-oriented packages and data structures for new software
* Implement business logic and data models with superb class design 
* Work with designers and project manager to estimate and plan projects in
an Agile development framework 
* Work on a cross-functional team, collaborating with peers on all elements
of the development process 
* Document work with appropriate technical documentation 
* Mentor other developers on software design and coding practices 

What you need for this position: 

- Web 2.0 experience 
- Practical experience designing and building consumer-facing web
- 3+ years hands on interface development experience, including usability. 
- Strong knowledge of XHTML, CSS, JavaScript and JSON. 
- Understanding of templating frameworks preferred (e.g. Ruby on Rails,
Django-Python, etc). 
- CSS framework experience a plus. 
- Strong experience with an AJAX frameworks: e.g. JQuery or Yahoo UI. 
- Experience working collaboratively in an agile software development
context, including version control. 

What you'll be doing: 

- Coding & designing an interactive website. 
- Work with other members in an agile environment. 

To be considered, please submit your (preferably MS-Word) RESUME along with
your SALARY requirements to beau[AT]  

Thank you, 
Beau J. Gould 
Open Source Staffing 

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