Python Developer - Container Tech, Kubernetes, Docker

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  • Location:

    Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear

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  • Salary:

    £400 - £460 per day

  • Contact:

    Phil Johnson

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    3-6 months +

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Python Developer - Container Technology

+ Python Developer role

+ Kubernetes, Docker, OpenShift

+ Newcastle based

+ 3 month initial contract - should be long term

+ £400-460 per day

The Role:

We are looking for a Python senior developer with a strong understanding of Container technology - e.g. Kubernetes, Docker, Open shift

The Project:

The Digital Transformation Centres (DTC) are market leaders in offering creative, rapid and cost efficient solutioning to a multitude of business needs. The DTC is the 'think tank' where this work is born, much of it is first of type, proof of concept projects - a hub for pushing the boundaries, where innovation is encouraged and applauded.

We are expanding rapidly to meet the demand, from our growing customer base, for agile driven solutions. We seek to attract the very best and passionate staff in the UK digital market.

We build Digital solutions using contemporary concepts and methods such as: Micro service architecture, API for everything, Test and Domain Driven Development.

Essential skills & experience

  • 10 years plus application development/ software engineering experience across multiple programming languages, with the knack to build efficient, reusable, maintainable and reliable code.

  • Very strong Python skills.

  • Strong knowledge of programming language, paradigms, constructs, and idioms.

  • Shell Scripting and Linux.

  • Container environments using Docker & Kubernetes.

  • Git, CI/CD pipelines and build automation.

  • TDD, Automated testing platforms and unit tests.

  • Agile delivery utilising Scrum and Kanban methodologies.

  • Deep experience of designing and implementing micro services in a container environment.

  • Enterprise scale application design & development.

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