Python Developer

Posted by Man AHL on Wed, 04 Oct 2017
Contract type: contract, 6 months (extendable). Location: UK - London


Name: Milly Parrott


A contractor is required to port existing python applications on to RHEL 7 using Docker. The port includes: ensuring tests run, Dockerisation, service discovery considerations, deploying secrets through ansible, integration with Docker compose, checking database connections, assessing file dependencies including logging, & updating 3rd party dependencies where necessary.

Working Here

AHL has a small company, no-attitude feel. It is flat structured, open, transparent and collaborative. We are actively engaged with the broader technology community through PyData and Machine Learning Meetups. We open-source some of our technology; see our github We’re fortunate enough to have a fantastic open-plan office overlooking the River Thames, and continually strive to make our environment a great place in which to work.

Skills / Experience


  • Expert in Python
  • Strong proficiency on Linux platforms
  • Docker experience
  • Care for good testing
  • Good understanding of front-end technologies such as JavaScript - Angular / React & Bootstrap, HTML5, CSS3
  • Basic SQL knowledge
  • Git - code will be committed through peer-reviewed pull requests

Nice to have

  • Java