Python Software Developer

Location: West Hollywood, CA

Department: Technology

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Entry Level

Come party with a million people a day! Evite, the largest digital invitation service, is looking for passionate software developers to join our small team in West Hollywood in sunny southern California. This position is in office, and relocation assistance is available.

What makes this job awesome?

  • We are a fast-paced, energetic team that is committed to using the latest technology and research to take our products to the next level
  • We offer full benefits, 401k with matching, and flexible work hours
  • Our headquarters is in West Hollywood on Sunset Boulevard in the heart of Los Angeles, and our office is open, fun, and relaxed. See http://about.evite.com/
  • A very modern technology stack including Python, Javascript/coffeescript, SASS for css, Django, Backbone.js, Google Appengine, Amazon Web Services, etc.
  • We go to conferences, meetups, seminars, and require ongoing professional growth
  • Working on high traffic websites. Supporting millions of users and billions of rows of data requires careful engineering, but will take your skills to the next level
  • We use git on github and contribute open source. https://github.com/evite/nudge

What we want from you:

  • A strong foundation in computer science principles and concepts including data structures, algorithms, databases, and networks
  • Strong programming ability including experience with object oriented programming, MVC and related patterns, and the ability to construct mid to large complexity applications
  • A Bachelor’s degree in computer science or engineering or equivalent work experience and/or training
  • Passionate about technology, programming, and learning new things
  • Strong written and verbal communication, problem solving, and critical thinking skills
  • Knowledge of web related technologies like HTTP, HTML, CSS, Javascript, caching layers, CDNs, and REST APIs a plus

What you’ll be doing:

  • Working on an agile team with releases every two weeks
  • Working on a wide variety of software and systems from our core websites and apps, internal tools, or mad science projects
  • Taking Evite to the next level

This is a fast moving environment for self motivated individuals. If that's you, then whether you're just starting out or have a few years of experience we would love to hear from you. Send in a quick application and let's talk.

 

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