Full Stack Developer

Full Stack Developer

Location: Woodstock, Cape Town
Salary: R25k per month, negotiable

About the Role:
Our tech stack and tools include:
Python/Django and Flask
MySQL, OrientDB, PostgreSQL
AWS EC2, ECS, S3, Route 53, AWS RS(Redshift)
Bitbucket, Trello and Slack

3+ years of working as a full stack engineer or a related role.
Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and cloud services (experience with AWS will be a bonus)
Strong experience with SQL and MySQL (NoSQL experience is a plus, too, since we also use a graph DB)
Have an interest in processing large amounts of data and optimising it in code
You can write a query to do almost anything
Knowledge in data mining, machine learning, natural language processing, or information retrieval as a plus
Enough programming knowledge to clean and scrub noisy datasets
Database tuning experience.
Ability to work in an Agile environment.
You can address bugs with QA, plan schemas with engineering, and respond quickly to other business needs
Knowledge and know-how to troubleshoot potential issues, and experience with best practices around database operations

Assist us in making our database faster by running diagnostics and doing query optimisation and other performance tuning
Work on all other components and aspects of the system architecture - Laravel API/Django/Flask Backend and Vue.js frontend to add features, optimise and generally improve the application