Django Developer 100%
If working with a sophisticated cloud environment spanning multiple service providers and acting in a cross-functional role is what you’re aiming for, then we’d be happy to welcome you to our team as full-time Django Developer for Divio’s products!
Start date: According to mutual agreement
Location: Zurich – Switzerland
Divio has placed Django software in the hands of literally thousands of users across the world, through the Divio Cloud platform and the open-source django CMS. Our company offers world-class services and tools that empower agencies, enterprises and developers to build scalable and lightning fast Django deployments.
Is it your dream to work on new ideas and approaches for cloud-based services and products in a fast-paced environment? Wonderful!
Meaningful, satisfying work
You love developing websites and applications in Python/Django, and you’ll bring that enthusiasm to collaborate with your colleagues on our products. Working closely with our front-end developers, your challenge will be to ensure that our customers enjoy the best possible experience – and to keep making it even better. In this exciting role you’ll be constantly on the lookout for ways to extend, optimise and modernise the platform. You’ll have the opportunity to introduce new ideas while being involved in the conception, development and maintenance of cutting-edge enhancements and new features.
As well as coding, you’ll also review code, support our team in achieving shared goals and together with your colleagues you’ll make sure our customers enjoy using our products as much as we do working with them. We follow a philosophy of active interaction with our customers and like every member of our team you’ll assist them with help and expertise.
If you’re looking for exciting development opportunities to work on and a position that offers true responsibilities and a great team to be a part of, than Divio is the perfect place for you.
What you will need to join us
Above all, you need to really care about what we do. You want to be a part of our resourceful and fast-working team, and you are able to contribute to our ambitious aims.
- 2+ years of professional experience working with Django
- Proven record of delivering web applications with Python, Django and ideally django CMS
- Hands-on experience with modern development tools and practices
- Source-code management using Git and GitHub
- Automated testing and test-driven development
- Linux server administration for setup and deployment
- 2+ years of experience with Postgres
- Experience with GraphQL
- Professional conduct with clients, and a high degree of empathy to assess their concerns properly and rapidly
- Reliable character, able to work independently and to cope with pressure
- Ability to work effectively within a team and experienced in working in intercultural and geographically dispersed teams
- Excellent command of spoken and written English (German advantageous)
Furthermore, applicants must have a valid permit to work in Switzerland.
As well as being part of an inspiring team and having the opportunity to contribute your own unique skills and expertise to it, you‘ll also benefit from an environment where everyone contributes and where we all get our hands dirty to get things done. Your future colleagues are friendly, easy-going, hard-working people who are curious about and stay up-to-date with developments in the tech world, always ready to share their knowledge and support each other to reach their goals.
We foster a friendly workplace of respect and trust, and our team enjoys great flexibility and opportunities for home working. Sometimes we even get the chance to meet abroad as we actively sponsor and attend PyCons, DjangoCons and other conferences. We contribute back to the open-source projects we rely on, with code, financial donations and community support.
Do you think you and Divio would be a good fit? We’d be delighted to receive your application with code examples of your previous achievements (ideally links to GitHub, Bitbucket or other repositories) along with a CV and references.
Information for recruitment agencies: for this position, we only accept direct applications from candidates and will not consider applications from agencies.