Job vacancy: Senior Python / Django / OpenEDX Engineer – Kyiv, Ukraine

In Diverse Company works with organisations to support their commercial growth. We analyse data related to their business and identify trends in their diversity and inclusion data. We work with our clients to understand their business aspirations, develop inclusive cultures and practices, and implement solutions that will drive growth. 

 

The role

We are looking for a Senior Python Engineer, based in Kyiv, Ukraine who can help support the business with the following:

  • Develop custom online learning platform and LMS systems for use by large corporates 
  • Develop APIs, add functionalities and extend the open source Open EdX platform code base 
  • Design back-end and front-end architecture (database level, application level, api level, front-end level) 
  • Provide, monitoring and performant code for greenfield code 
  • Understand product requirements and work with product owners to transform business requirements to technical one. 
  • Work with Machine learning, willing to learn Machine learning.  
  • Keep very high code quality 
  • Troubleshoot and debug problem/issues as needed 

 

Person specification

Essential:

  • 4+ years’ experience in Software Development with Python 
  • Experience with (AWS), Docker, Kubernetes 
  • Understanding of JavaScript 
  • Unit Testing, Integration Testing 
  • Undergraduate or graduate degree in Computer Science or equivalent 
  • Strong analytical skills, problem solver and ability to be self-taught 
  • Strong knowledge of software architecture 
  • Strong desire to work for an early stage start-up and contribute at a high level 
  • At least Upper-Intermediate English level 
  • Django web framework 
  • JavaScript/jQuery and some frameworks, ideally react) 
  • Test Driven Development 

 

Desirable:

  • Chat bots 
  • OpenEDX experience 

 

Additional details

In Diverse Company offers:

  • Highly Competitive Salary 
  • Company pays all contributions and tax on top of your take home  
  • International Travel 
  • Incentive Plans, Bonuses for great performance 
  • Offices in London, Singapore, New York, Kyiv 
  • Travel across the globe working with our team and customers 
  • Elite Health insurance 
  • Fitness training  
  • English Language lessons 
  • USD denominated salary 
  • Long term employment and career growth 
  • Flexible working arrangement from 8-11am to 5-8pm 

 

To apply for this role please send a CV and covering letter to julia.popravko@indiversecompany.com.

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