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Python Developer

Northern Ireland, County Antrim

  • £50,000 to £60,000 GBP
  • Developer Role
  • Skills: AWS / Python / Developer / Northern Ireland / Hybrid / Senior / Software
  • Level: Senior

Job description

Python Developer


The team mainly implements new features for a growing system consisting of multiple microservices. This system monitors and analyses the state of the electrical grid and sends out alerts when faults or power disruptions occur, helping keep the lights on for end consumers.

One of the main areas of focus is back-end development, however, there will be close cooperation with front-end developers, testers, data engineers and product owners is also required to ensure end-to-end delivery.

Our tech stack:

* Python
* FastAPI and Twisted framework
* Docker
* Linux
* RabbitMQ
* MySQL and PostgreSQL
* C++ (legacy components only)


* Design and development of Python back-end microservices
* Development of automated unit and component tests
* Maintenance of CI/CD pipelines
* Participation in Agile Scrum and design meetings


* At least 3 years' experience in in Python back-end development
* Experience designing and implementing REST APIs
* Experience working with SQL databases
* Practical knowledge of Linux
* Fluency in English, written and verbal


* Bachelor's degree in computer software engineering or equivalent
* Basic knowledge of C++11 or C++14
* Knowledge of Docker
* Experience working with message queue systems, e.g. RabbitMQ
* Knowledge of version control systems, e.g. Git