Senior Python Developer
6 month contract initially
We are looking for a Senior Python/Django Developer to join a Central Government department at a crucial and exciting time.
This is an urgent contract post for 6 months initially with the view to be extended.
This is an exciting time to join this Government department based in Central London.
Python/Django Developers will follow the Department’s software development standards, including 48h to delivery principles. They will proactively seek to address roadblocks affecting assignments. They will demonstrate collaboration within and between product delivery teams; reusing and sharing components, contributing to standards development, and sharing knowledge. They will ensure that delivered products are resilient, scalable and report errors only when human intervention is needed.
The developers will be working as part of an agile team alongside, user researcher, UX designer, front end developer, lead by a product owner and delivery manager. There is an expectation that they will liaise with other backend developers and Technical Architects within the department to share tools and knowledge where needed.
The successful Senior Python/Django Developer will have API design experience.
Please note, this role is inside of IR35 and you must be eligible to work in the UK.
If this role is of interest, please apply for immediate consideration.