Senior Python Engineer

Company Name SmartCloud IT
Location Portland, OR
Date Posted Mar 01, 2012
Category Developer
Listing Type Jobs


Senior Python developer needed on a fast-paced engineering team. We want you on our team to build an exciting new cloud computing product that is transforming the way that people interact with their data centers.

* 8+ years of SW engineering experience
* 3+ years of Python experience
* Efficient and happy working in a Linux environment
* Exemplary communication skills
* Drive
* A passion for automation, bringing order to chaos, and solving customer problems
* An interested in doing your own design, implementation, testing, and basic documentation

Nice to have:
* Django experience
* UI design & implementation skills, including javascript, CSS, jQuery, AJAX, etc.
* Familiarity with Agile methodology
* Experience with virtualization technologies
* Experience with data center automation technologies (Puppet, BladeLogic, CFEngine, Altiris, HPSA/Opsware, Chef, etc)

Reasons to consider this job:
* Try-before-you-buy as a contractor
* We score 11.5 out of 12 on the Joel Test (
* We are using the most recent, industry-accepted technologies
* We use continuous integration and gain product strenth through automated regression tests
* You will have an ample field to exercise your creativity, problem solving skills, and leadership
* Many fascinating technical challenges waiting to be solved
* Flexible schedule, working remotely 2-3 days/week

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