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Python Developer

Posted by Vericant on Thu, 14 Jul 2016
Contract type: permanent. Location: Beijing,China


Name: Sasha Muromets
Phone: +86 10 84856364

About Vericant

Vericant partners with US schools/colleges to identify best-fit Chinese applicants via verified video interviews, proctored writing samples, and spoken English evaluation. One of Vericant’s core advantages is the technology that we’ve built so far and we’re looking for those who want to join and help continue to pave the way in this industry. If you’re interested in making a direct impact by working in a small and focused team in a high-paced startup environment, then you’ll fit right in.

Location: Chaoyangmen, Beijing, China

Job Responsibilities

  • Front-end and back-end web development of various core products that target Chinese and / or International users
  • Build and maintain video production systems
  • Integrate with third-party services (like Payment Providers, SMS Gateways, etc.)
  • Build and maintain cloud application infrastructure
  • Maintenance and fixes of bugs / live issues
  • Keep up to date with and implement the best modern practices
  • Ad hoc tech support for all Vericant teams (incl Product, Sales, CRM, Ops, etc.)

Essential Skills

  • 2+ years web development experience
  • A solid understanding of web application development processes
  • Database Normalization and Data Migrations
  • UNIX system administration
  • Experience with TDD and Continuous Integration
  • Experience working in a development team
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, dynamic, team-oriented environment
  • Highly motivated and self-disciplined
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Fluent in English

Desired Skills

  • Familiarity with the following technologies: git, MySQL/PostgreSQL, Ansible, Fabric, nginx, Python, Django, JavaScript, Angular/React.js, webpack/browserify, CSS, Vagrant/Docker, Linux
  • User awareness and strong UX skills
  • Experience as a Tech Team leader
  • Familiarity with Agile methodologies
  • Strong organization skills to manage multiple timelines and complete tasks quickly
  • Fluent in Mandarin

To Apply: Please submit your application to