Senior Python Developer
Posted 2 months ago - Expired 8 days ago

Sheffield, South Yorkshire,
Permanent Full Time
£40000 to £50000

This is a fantastic opportunity to be an integral member of a small and fast growing, collaborative Agile development team. You will be assisting in enhancing existing software, and delivering award-winning products. This role will include participation in application architecture design, and writing high quality code, working closely with QA Engineers to ensure successful testing. You will be part of the team constantly seeking to improve the way Egress work. You will also share your knowledge with the team and mentor other more junior members of the team in your areas of expertise.

Senior Python Developer - Barnsley

Location: Barnsley, South Yorkshire

The Role
This is a fantastic opportunity to be an integral member of a small and fast growing, collaborative Agile development team. You will be assisting in enhancing existing software, and delivering award-winning products. This role will include participation in application architecture design, and writing high quality code, working closely with QA Engineers to ensure successful testing. You will be part of the team constantly seeking to improve the way Egress work. You will also share your knowledge with the team and mentor other more junior members of the team in your areas of expertise.

The Person
Egress Software Technologies is offering an exciting opportunity for a passionate, experienced Python Developer to join our Development team in delivering our award-winning data security software products.
You will be a senior practitioner with a demonstrable track record of delivery. Our software development teams also operate across several offices, so it is important that you are comfortable working in a small team and collaborating remotely with overseas colleagues.

Technical Skills
Mandatory:
We seek candidates with at least five years of commercial development experience in the following technologies:
• Python, *nix, and JavaScript, MongoDB
Additionally you will need to possess strong algorithmic thinking skills and a genuine love of programming and problem solving. You will also have had experience in an Agile environment.
Desirable:
• Node
• Docker

Additionally, any personal programming projects and/or participation in open-source software development projects would be of interest.

Required Academic and Career Experience
You’ll have a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science (or related field), or equivalent experience, and be able to demonstrate a commitment to ongoing self education (e.g. Microsoft Certifications) or contributions to tech community forums/discussions.

The Company
Egress is a market leader in security and encryption software, providing award winning data security solutions to a range of clients - from small to large enterprise level organisations in both the private and public sectors.
We’re proud of our award winning technology which is the very best in the business. We were recently named ‘Best Security Company of the Year’ at the 2015 Cyber Security Awards, and in 2014 we won ‘Encryption Solution of the Year’ and ‘Software Innovation of the Year’ awards.
The company has doubled in size in the past year and has a current headcount of 90. Our rapid expansion shows no sign of abating and you will be joining at an exciting time for the business.
Egress is proud of our uniquely agile, effervescent, and people focussed environment. Our core values of Culture, Excellence, Ambition and Integrity run through everyone who works for us, and everything we do.
We have two offices in the UK, in London and South Yorkshire. This position will be based in the Yorkshire market town of Barnsley.