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Developer Lincoln
clock 3 weeks ago person Full time, Permenant money £30,000-£40,000

We are a Python house (Flask and PostgreSQL). We are undergoing a complete back end rewrite from Zope to Flask and adding exciting new features as we go. We need talented people to help keep our existing stack highly available, whilst building the future.

This is an opportunity to use and develop your existing Development skills. Would you like to work in a team where your contribution is valued, with a group who are passionate about delivering the best product for schools and the coffee (or tea) flows freely throughout the day?

Then we want to hear from you. Apply today.

What we're looking for

  • Minimum 2+ years experience working with web technologies
  • Experience working in a commercial software development environment.
  • An interest in technology, demonstrated through projects or tech related activities.
  • Experience working in a team alongside other developers
  • Experience leading a team or leading projects is desirable but not required.
  • Experience with OOP, Python (or extensive knowledge of a similar language and a willingness to learn) and relational databases.
  • Basic Linux command line tools, version control (we use GIT).

What you'll be working on

  • Building exciting new products for our customers including:
  • Integration with a brand new parents app
  • A revolutionary new way of assessing progress for students
  • School group reporting functionality and BI tools

Helping to maintain our industry leading products

Developing web-based applications and services in Python

Migrating a legacy codebase to a modern architecture

Services, RESTful APIs, backend/frontend architecture, design patterns, UX and UI, command-line tools, SQL.

How we work

  • We are a collaborative team always looking to improve
  • As a company we embrace Agile, often in pairs or as a mob in a self-organising team
  • Our new applications fully utilise CI/CD pipelines
  • Agile principles are reflected throughout the company
  • We are office based in a brand new office at the heart of Lincoln

What’s in it for you?...

  • A competitive salary with company pension
  • Up to 28+ days holiday a year + bank holiday, with the option to buy more
  • Relaxed office environment (casual dress code)
  • Free tea, coffee, breakfast and fruit
  • Free digital healthcare service with 24/7 access to a Doctor
  • We love to celebrate our successes, a love of pizza is essential
  • Time and support in attending relevant meetups and conferences as well as job specific learning.
  • Opportunity to grow and develop your skill set
  • Time and support in attending relevant meetups and conferences as well as job specific learning.
  • Flexible working options are available

How to apply

The deadline for applications is 6pm, 15th November 2019

In your cover letter please explain why you think you would be right for this role, how your experience fits and why you would like to work at ScholarPack.

If you have any questions please email

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