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October 03, 2018 - 2 min read

Senior Software Engineer (Web)

Location: Islamabad
Reports to: Director Computer Vision & AI Products
Experience: 5+ Years

The right fit:

As a Senior Software Engineer (Web) at VisionX, you’ll work closely with a team of software developers to build back-end components, integrations, connect the application with the other (often third-party) web services, and support the front-end developers by integrating their work with the Python application. You must have expertise in Python, with knowledge of at least one Python web framework such as Django, Flask, TurboGears, Pyramid etc. depending on the technology stack and must be proficient in understanding of the code versioning tools such as Git, Mercurial or SVN etc. The job will also include updating existing systems and integrating improvements to work on the user interfaces already in operation. If you’re a creative problem-solver with the technological skills to make your vision a reality, apply today.

Everyday tasks:

  • Write reusable, testable, and efficient code.
  • Design and implement of low-latency, high-availability, and per-formant applications.
  • Integration of user-facing elements developed by front-end developers with server side logic.
  • Implementation of security and data protection.
  • Integration of data storage solutions.
  • Performance tuning, improvement, balancing, usability, automation.
  • Work collaboratively with design team to understand end user requirements to provide technical solutions and for the implementation of new software features.
  • Documentation and formulation of report and work progress to management and clients.
  • Meet the coding style and standards requirements in python Pep 8, Flake 8 etc.
  • Follow the Agile methodology (Sprints) and daily stand-ups.
  • Support new projects and implement solutions from a Level-3 perspective.

Qualifications and competencies:

  • Master’s or BS in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or any related fields 5+ years of experience in the following area:

    • Familiarity with ORM (Object Relational Mapper) libraries.
    • Familiarity with MVC architecture.
    • Familiarity with SOA, Web Services, Restful API and, Apache KAFKA etc.
    • Able to integrate multiple data sources and databases into one system.
    • Understanding of the threading limitations of Python, and multi-process architecture.
    • Good understanding of server-side templating languages such as Jinja 2, Mako, etc depending on your technology stack.
    • Basic understanding of front-end technologies, such as JavaScript, HTML5, and CSS3.
    • Understanding of accessibility and security compliance.
    • Knowledge of user authentication and authorization between multiple systems, servers, and environments.
    • Understanding of fundamental design principles behind a scalable application.
    • Familiarity with event-driven programming in Python.
    • Understanding of the differences between multiple deliveries platforms, such as mobile vs desktop, and optimizing output to match the specific platform.
    • Able to create database schemas that represent and support business processes.
    • Strong unit test and debugging skills.
    • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools such as Git, Mercurial or SVN.

Preferred:

  • Familiarity with details AWS EC2 Instances and usage of Amazon Code Commit

Please send a copy of your resume with the job title on the subject line at hr@visionx.io.

Tags

  • software development
  • python developer
  • web developer

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