Full Stack Web Developer (Python/Django) at Verificient
New York City, NY, US
About Us:

We are a New York City-based Platform as a Service (PaaS) firm specializing in scalable continuous identity verification solutions through machine learning and biometrics. We work with institutions and corporations in a variety of industries and verticals who are looking for automated solutions for verifying the identity and behavior of end users. Our main product, a Testing Platform is the world's first automated and scalable monitoring platform for online exams. Having graduated from TechStars and secured investment from some of the most well known names in venture capital we are looking to expand our team.

Job Overview:

We are currently searching for a full-stack Python/Django developer ready to bring their skills to a driven startup team.

Job Responsibilities:

Plan, architect, integrate, and develop back-end and database driven features using the Python language and frameworks (Django, Flask, Tornado).

Create decoupled, interactive web UIs using JavaScript (Angular, Ember, jQuery)

Aid in the development and ongoing maintenance of our DevOps platform (Ansible)

Provide technical advise and recommendations for language and software choices.

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

Strong writing and speaking skills (English)

Technical Requirements:

At least 5+ years experience developing and deploying web sites and applications

Experienced with Django

Experience with Agile/SCRUM practices

Experience setting up and managing servers.

Experience hand-coding HTML and CSS

Experience with MV* JavaScript development (Backbone.js, Angular a big bonus)

Some experience with DevOps practices and platforms

e-commerce integration and custom development

Custom web based application development experience (startup experience is a bonus)

Comfortable collaborating with designers, front-end developers and other team members

Object-oriented design and development strategies

Web services/API experiences is a bonus

This is a full-time paid position commensurate with experience including salary and benefits. Candidates will need to be available to work on site in our office in the Flatiron area of New York.