Engineering - Django Developer Level III

 

WhiteMoon Dreams, a veteran industry leader in video game, VR and cutting-edge game technologies, is seeking strong Django Engineers to join our cloud tech team.

Senior Django Engineers (Level III) work with the team to design and implement the cloud-based software used by various projects in the studio.  Using a Continuous Integration approach, they perform coding, debugging, testing, packaging and maintenance throughout the product’s life cycle.

Responsibilities

  • Design, develop, test and maintain Python based applications.

  • Work from our South Pasadena location directly with other Developers, DevOps and QA staff in-house.

  • Perform coding, debugging, testing and troubleshooting throughout the application development process.

  • Responsible for writing secure, clear, robust code.

  • Work is both independent and collaborative in nature.

  • Participates in reviews and is assigned tasks from Scrum planning.

  • Meets deadlines and uses proper goal setting.

  • Makes sure all code produced is properly documented and up to date.

  • Attend estimating and bidding meetings as needed.

  • Offer input into scheduling and resource needs for the project.

  • May be asked to direct other Python Engineers on the team.

  • Reports to a Manager.

 

Requirements

  • 4-7+ years’ experience working with Django & Python.

  • 2+ years’ experience with Unix/Linux Systems.

  • Experience with core systems such as databases, networking, UI, memory and resource management.

  • Ability to write clean documented maintainable, portable, and highly functional code.

  • Profiling and performance tuning of code and systems to remove bottlenecks.

  • Self-motivated.

  • Excellent communication skills.

  • Positive demeanor.

  • Good problem-solving skills.

  • Knowledge of Scrum processes.

  • Knowledge of Git.

 

Pluses

  • Experience in the entertainment or video game industries.

  • Experience with containerization using Docker and Kubernetes.

  • Experience developing in C/C++.

  • Experience with front end technologies and libraries (JavaScript).

  • Knowledge of Jira.

If after reading this you find that you meet the qualifications and that this place sounds like somewhere you could work your artistic vibes for the greater good, send your resume, code samples and portfolio website address to EngineeringIsFun@whitemoondreams.com. Please write position applying for in the subject line of your email.