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Part 7: Building a website with Django and ReactJS: Implementing React

Apr 24 2015 [Archived Version] □ Published at Dinesh Ram Kali. » Django under tags  django reactjs


django-autoadmin

Apr 22 2015 [Archived Version] □ Published at Latest Django packages added

Automatic admin users for Django projects


Full Stack Lead Python Developer

Apr 22 2015 [Archived Version] □ Published at Djangojobs.Net latest jobs

Calibrater Health is hiring its first full time developer. We have paying customers, a stable code base written by the co-founders, and we are looking for a developer with a few years of experience to join our growing company.

The role: work constantly and closely with the co-founders out of the Blueprint Health offices in Soho building and shipping product in the early stages of a high-growth startup, as you build and scale our innovative real-time system for capturing and distributing patient experience data. You will be involved in as many product decisions as you want, and will have full reign to choose the tools, frameworks and best practices of your choice. Eventually, you will also be responsible for hiring and managing a team. We are offering the right candidate an exciting chance to be a formative and key member of the founding team.

But wait, there is more: We have a managed platform provider to take care of most DevOps tasks, and a front end contractor to take care of the more complicated lines of JS, both of whom you will manage as your resources. There is also an iOS app in contract development, a process you will have as much or little involvement with as you want. We believe in test coverage, beautiful code, and agile style processes that constantly deliver business value.

The ideal candidate

  • you are authorized to work in the US (we are not currently offering visa sponsorship)
  • you are an experienced developer who has learned from some great engineers and mentors, but it is time for you to start leading a product and team of your own
  • you have spent time writing in Python / Django, you are technically curious, and love learning new things
  • you have an indomitable attitude, and find solutions not problems; you ship code
  • you bring humility, an open mind and an outstanding work ethic to a team that shares your values

What we offer

  • a chance to work with the founding team on a CTO track as we build and scale an already successful product
  • competitive equity and salary compensation
  • great office space at Blueprint Health / The Farm in Soho
  • health benefits, plenty of time off, coffee, and more coffee

About us: Calibrater Health helps doctors get better, and help patients achieve better outcomes. We already have customers who love us and our product, and we are tackling a huge opportunity in a rapidly changing market. Join our hard working, fun loving and ego-free team and help us make a difference.


FeinCMS Grid

Apr 22 2015 [Archived Version] □ Published at Latest Django packages added


Caktus Group's Colin Copeland Recognized Among TBJ’s 40 Under 40

Apr 22 2015 [Archived Version] □ Published at Caktus Blog

Caktus co-founder and Chief Technology Officer, Colin Copeland, is among an outstanding group of top business leaders to receive the Triangle Business Journal’s 2015 40 Under 40 Leadership Award. The award recognizes individuals for their remarkable contributions to their organizations and to the community. Colin was one of the co-founders of Caktus, started in 2007...


Django Admin Shortcuts

Apr 22 2015 [Archived Version] □ Published at Latest Django packages added


django-relatedadminwidget

Apr 22 2015 [Archived Version] □ Published at Latest Django packages added

Widget for displaying edit and delete links alongside foreign key admin widgets


django-seed

Apr 21 2015 [Archived Version] □ Published at Latest Django packages added


CTO / Lead Developer / Coder / Hacker / Ninja

Apr 21 2015 [Archived Version] □ Published at Djangojobs.Net latest jobs

Chief Technology Officer (CTO) (This is for a full-time position beginning immediately)

We are looking for a full-stack CTO/Lead Developer/Coder/Hacker/Ninja with experience in the Python, Django, Sass, and Javascript languages to join our startup. You will be leading our product development team and engineering efforts in building a scalable platform.

This is a great chance to get in early with a rising company, with the benefit of extra freedom and responsibility, as an integral part of a world-class startup team.

Sherpany offers shareholder relationship software to global enterprises like Nestlé, Novartis, SwissRe, Zurich Insurance, Adecco and acquires new exciting customers every week. Our software enables all shareholders to participate in core decisions and increase the Corporate Governance of their portfolio companies. Sherpany is currently located in Zurich, Switzerland and Lisbon, Portugal.

We are looking for an effective coach and leader for our team in Lisbon who will be a strong member of our executive board. For that, we offer a rewarding compensation package which includes participation in our company equity plan.

Your role is to assure the successful execution of Sherpany’s business mission through development and deployment of our SaaS applications. This requires envisioning the company’s service offerings as a web-based business, leading implementation of web applications, and planning for risk and growth.

Responsibilities

  • Strategy & Planning

In partnership with the company’s founders, identify opportunities and risks for delivering the company’s services as a web-based business.This includes identification of competitive services, opportunities for innovation and assessment of marketplace obstacles and technical hurdles to the business success.

Lead strategic planning to achieve business goals by identifying and prioritizing development initiatives and setting timetables for the evaluation, development, and deployment of all web-based services.

  • Implementation & Deployment

Select or define the company’s software development methodology.

Establish and supervise the software development process, setting short-term objectives and assessing progress as defined by the selected software development methodology.

Establish and supervise a quality assurance process, including integration and system testing.

Supervise recruitment, training, retention, and organization of all development staff in accordance with the company’s hiring process, personnel policies, and budget requirements.

  • Operational Management

Define and communicate company values and standards for acquiring or developing systems, equipment or software within the company.

Maintain up-to-date knowledge of technology standards, industry trends, emerging technologies and software development best practices by attending relevant conferences and reading widely (including reading your peers’ blogs).

  • Position Requirements

University degree in the field of computer science, business administration or another combarable discipline. An advanced degree in one of these fields is a plus.

  • Knowledge & Experience

Demonstrated ability to envision web-based services that meet consumer needs or solve business problems.

5+ years experience in managing web application development.

5+ years experience with startup companies.

Hands-on experience in coding, at least with Python & Django and in at least one more popular web application framework.

  • Personal Attributes

Proven leadership ability.

Ability to set and manage priorities judiciously.

Excellent written and oral communication skills (English, German or Portuguese as a plus).

  • Location

Lisbon, Portugal

Willing to travel to Zurich at least once a quarter

  • Work Conditions

Welcome in our team!

We offer a friendly, cooperative and striving work environment with varied areas of excellence in a young, dynamic, goal-oriented team with top prospects for a long-term commitment.

Have a look at our video to learn what it is like to work at Sherpany:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kRTZW16D1ew


Django Developer

Apr 21 2015 [Archived Version] □ Published at Djangojobs.Net latest jobs

We’re a multi award-winning team expanding the online bookable campsite and holiday park market where only 30% are bookable online. And we want another expert to join us.

We're looking for an ambitious and talented Python developer to join our team of three developers managing triple-digit annual growth and tackling tough online booking, search and geo challenges. We’re all about collaboration – you’ll take part in regular brainstorms as the company grows rapidly, and gain direct experience of the rapid evolution of a high-profile growth company, working alongside experts in an apolitical, friendly environment.

Pitchup.com is the market leading online booking site for campsites and caravan parks, with over 1,200 sites available in 14 European countries and plans for global expansion.

More Brits go camping and caravanning than holiday in Spain and Greece combined, and the market is booming as Brits switch to domestic holidays. Now, we're expanding into Europe and further afield.

Judged Best UK Travel Site at the 2011 British Travel Press Awards, Pitchup.com receives up to 70,000 visits and over 1,000 bookings per day. The company is profitable and was founded in 2009 by former lastminute.com staff with a background in the holiday park sector.

Cool stuff we’ve done recently include launching our new mobile site and app and being cited at the recent W3C/ODI/OKF Open Data on the Web event for our use of public transport and attraction data. Behind the scenes we’ve built some pretty nice features to help campsite owners manage their vacancies and encourage them to sign up.

We’re based in the award-winning Barley Mow Centre off the Chiswick High Road (nearest tubes Turnham Green, Gunnersbury) and are a lively friendly team with bags of experience. We want someone similar to join us – is that you?

What you might be working on:

  • adding geo features such as new points of interest and time-based search
  • group bookings functionality to determine the optimal combination of pitches offered
  • implementing new payment systems to streamline the customer experience
  • growing our euro-denominated business to capitalise on the European market
  • enabling local-market versions of our site
  • testing and personalising our site
  • optimising our marketing channels
  • taking further steps to maximise speed and stability
  • launching our mobile apps

About you:

  • a Python expert first and foremost, with knowledge of at least one Python web framework (ideally Django)
  • good PostgreSQL experience
  • strong JavaScript skills (highly regarded, likely to be 5-10% of time)
  • familiar with Linux server environments
  • willing to undertake sysadmin work
  • keen to get involved in a hands-on way, suggesting new ways forward for the site and enjoying coming up with new feature ideas
  • a fan of agile working practices – you get things done
  • a quick-on-the-uptake problem solver

Backend stack: Python / Django / Postgres / Celery / nginx / S3 Salary: £35,000 - £65,000, dependent on experience

Some remote working is possible, and some on-call evenings and weekends will be required.

Questions about the role before applying? Let's talk - contact us.


Front End Django Developer in Dallas, TX (Onsite)

Apr 21 2015 [Archived Version] □ Published at Djangojobs.Net latest jobs

Position:

Front End Django Developer

Who we are looking for:

  • Large organization in Dallas,TX is looking for a Django Front End Developer that is local

or

  • Will set up house here locally in Dallas.
  • Need to work ONSITE at client site in Plano.

Required Skills:

  • SUPER STRONG experience on the Front end of the stack.
  • Python experience is a plus but not required.

What we expect from you:

  • You are experienced with front-end frameworks that make web development a bit easier -- e.g., Less, jQuery, Bootstrap
  • You feel right at home with git, or similar version control system
  • Develop code that is cross-browser and cross-platform friendly.
  • Collaborate with project stakeholders to ensure all requirements are met.
  • Evaluate technologies and manage technical planning.
  • Support and ongoing development for existing projects.
  • Provide clean code and proper documentation for each project.
  • Fix bugs and resolve ongoing issues.
  • You are a learner, great communicator, and passionate about making awesome

About The InSource Group:

When you are looking for a new career opportunity, you need an advocate with strong connections within the best companies. The InSource Group supplies select information technology specialists like you, to some of the nation's most prominent companies, ranging from start-ups to Fortune 500. The InSource Group's proven recruiting process ensures you are well matched with potential employers. We will assist you with your resume and interviewing techniques as well as provide you background information on the companies and people you choose to interview with. Our account managers and recruiters have a depth of industry experience that enables us to place you in the optimal setting for your skill set, culture preference and job requirements. We match candidates and clients so successfully our client satisfaction on placements is greater than 99 percent.


Full Stack Python Developer

Apr 21 2015 [Archived Version] □ Published at Djangojobs.Net latest jobs

Tower Research Capital LLC

Founded in 1998, Tower Research Capital LLC is a leader in the thriving field of high-frequency trading. Working at Tower means collaborating with bright minds from around the world to create cutting-edge technology and tackle challenging technical problems. We are engineers and pioneers who use scientific principles to identify market opportunities and who think Mondays look better in jeans and a t-shirt than in a suit and tie.

Responsibilities

As a Full Stack Python Developer, you will create and expand our in-house tools and help to develop an agile framework that adapts to quickly evolving business requirements. Your responsibilities will include: - Playing a key role in our Python projects - Contributing to all layers of our technology stack including backend services, databases, APIs and web-based user interface - Working with and supporting other technical team members - Liaising with business teams to develop informational systems - Liaising with technical teams to develop systems and network interfaces

Qualifications
  • Expert knowledge of programming concepts and object-oriented programming
  • Fluency in Python and experience architecting large applications
  • Strong knowledge of web programming specifics and experience in building web-based applications (Django experience a plus)
  • Extensive experience working with relational databases and handling large datasets (MySQL experience a plus)
  • Expertise with client side javascript and HTML based UI development
  • Strong Linux skills
  • Experience with web services, especially for facilitating interaction among multiple systems
  • Exposure to systems and/or network automation and monitoring (a plus)
  • Excellent communication skills and fluency in English

Additionally, we are seeking someone who is:

  • Self-starting and can work autonomously in a larger team
  • Committed to following best practices
  • Keenly interested in developing technologies
  • Enthusiastic about testing
  • Able to learn quickly and take on new responsibilities as priorities change
  • Organized and detail-oriented

Financial experience is not required.

Benefits

Tower's main office and garden roofdeck are located in TriBeCa, a neighborhood in downtown Manhattan. While we work hard, Tower's cubicle-free workplace, jeans-clad workforce, and well-stocked kitchens reflect the premium the firm places on quality of life. Benefits include:

  • Competitive salary
  • 401(k) with company matching
  • Five weeks of paid vacation per year plus nine paid holidays
  • Free breakfast, lunch, and snacks on a daily basis
  • Free gym membership
  • Free tickets to New York events, including the US Open and TriBeCa Film Festival

Tower and Ambrose Employer Group LLC are committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all employees, including qualified employment applicants. The companies strive to maintain an environment free of discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship, or any other protected category or characteristic as defined by federal, state, or local laws. This equal employment opportunity policy applies to all employment practices, including but not limited to recruiting, hiring, advertising, promotion, transfer, reductions in force, social and recreational programs, training, employee development, compensation and fringe benefits, discipline, and termination.


Full Stack Python / Django Instructor

Apr 21 2015 [Archived Version] □ Published at Djangojobs.Net latest jobs

Job Description

The best instructors don't teach, they lead their students through a discovery process that fundamentally changes the way they think about problems and finding solutions in the future. Our program's main goal is to create self-sufficient problem solvers, and the process starts on day one by immersing the students in an intensive, collaborative, and supportive environment with great curriculum and teachers with real-world engineering experience. RocketU is looking for instructors who want to teach software engineering fundamentals and intermediate skills in a Python/Django stack.

We are hiring for full-time positions in San Francisco, CA.

Skills and Experience

As a RocketU instructor, you will:

  • Lead classroom lectures and support students with assignments and project work.
  • Monitor progress of students and insure that relevant material is covered thoroughly.
  • Monitor students to insure full engagement with challenging course material, and * that students are fully utilizing the class resources.
  • Provide input to iteratively improve class curriculum.
  • Provide input to improve class resources.
  • Create a positive and engaging learning experience alongside a like-minded staff who are committed to creating a best-in-class learning experience.

A qualified applicant for this position will have:

  • 5+ years industry experience as a software developer.
  • 3+ years experience with Python and Django.
  • 1+ year experience working with Angular JS would be a great bonus!
  • 3+ years experience with MVC frameworks and REST methodology.
  • Significant experience with standard technologies for the web application industry including HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.
  • Practical experience with Agile teams and version control (specifically git and GitHub).
  • Excellent communication skills, and an enjoyment of taking Q&A about subjects that you love.

Salary:

Excellent salary DOE + generous benefits.

Start date:

Immediate

Location:

225 Bush St, 12th Floor, San Francisco CA, 94104

About the Company:

RocketU is part of RocketSpace, a leading technology campus that is home to over 175 startups and has hosted major players including Uber, Spotify and Zappos. With over 70,000 square feet of premium office space in downtown San Francisco, RocketSpace is one of the world's most acclaimed technology coworking spaces.


Python Web Developer

Apr 21 2015 [Archived Version] □ Published at Djangojobs.Net latest jobs

We are looking for Python developers who are able to develop new custom web applications as well as work on improvements and customizations to existing web applications. You should be able to assist with various aspects of each project including: analysis of project requirements, drafting of project specifications and development strategies, writing and testing application code, application deployment and code maintenance. Projects will be executed using Agile development methods and small teams comprised of programmers and designers with a range of skill and experience levels.

We are looking for people who:

  • have 2-3 years experience developing dynamic websites or web applications
  • have strong teamwork and communication skills
  • are able to complete tasks efficiently both alone and with team members
  • have experience with Python, Javascript & JSON, HTML and CSS
  • are comfortable working in Bash shell (or Zsh, etc) environment
  • are familiar with Linux server configuration and administration
  • are familiar with relational database platforms such as MySQL, etc.
  • are familiar with source control, especially Git

Bonus points for people who:

  • have experience with the Django web application framework
  • are familiar with Apache configuration and administration
  • are familiar with MySQL configuration and administration
  • are familiar with AWS EC2 hosting environment
  • are familiar with jQuery and Bootstrap 2/3

Compensation

Our full-time employees receive an hourly rate plus completion bonuses, paid vacation and holidays, and medical and dental coverage.

Company Culture

We are a small group of people who serve thousands of organizations in more than 800 cities in the US. We believe that our success lies in responding to our customers, and we genuinely care about meeting their needs. We feel privileged to assist them as they make a difference in the world.

If you are interested in working in a small-team environment where your ideas matter, let us know. If you want some of the code you write to have an impact on people in need, on a national level, please contact us. We look forward to speaking with you.


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