Python on Django Developer

at Oasys International, LLC
Published February 8, 2024
Location Fairfax, VA
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


Who Are We: Oasys is home to a dedicated team of technologists, consultants, engineers, and subject matter experts who provide world-class consulting and advisory services to our clients. We are rapidly growing and looking for talented individuals to add to our team. We commit to providing our people with the necessary resources to continue learning and maintain a healthy work-life balance. We also cultivate a collaborative and social atmosphere and foster a merit-based culture in which people receive recognition for their performance. Oasys was recognized on Inc. Magazine's list of the 5000 fastest-growing companies for five consecutive years.

Position Summary:

Oasys is currently looking for a Python Developer to join their team. As a Python Developer, you will play a crucial role in providing integrated and deployed support across Enterprise Networks. The organization is responsible for offering flexible but coordinated services, such as Application Development, System Security, System Engineering, End User Support, and more, to various departments. Your expertise is highly valued since the mission and customer rely on your contributions.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Design, build, and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable Python code.
  • Integration of data storage solutions including but not limited to databases, key-value stores, blob stores, document stores, graphs, etc.
  • Integration of user-facing elements developed by front-end developers with server-side logic.
  • Identify bottlenecks and bugs and devise solutions to these problems.
  • Help maintain code quality, organization, and automatization.
  • Supporting the customer.
  • Trusted to understand the technical and functional design requirements related to Python using Django as a web framework.
  • Designing, developing, and testing mission applications.
  • Designing and developing new web applications.
  • Maintaining and troubleshooting existing web applications.
  • Creating back-end components.
  • Connect applications with additional web servers.
  • Maintaining APIs.

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or a technical discipline related to the specific skill or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.
  • Minimum of 5 years of related experience.
  • Experience with Django and other common middleware libraries used for testing, caching, messaging, and session management.
  • Good understanding of Python syntax and its nuances.
  • Familiarity with Kafka and event-driven architecture.
  • Believer in the Event-Driven approach.
  • Experience with API integration.
  • Solid understanding of object-oriented programming.
  • Good understanding of CSS preprocessors such as Sass and Scss.
  • Excellent understanding of front-end technologies like JavaScript, HTML5, and CSS3.
  • Ability to write clean code.
  • Proficiency with code versioning tools, including Git, Github, SVN, and Mercurial
  • Familiarity with MVC, Mocking, RESTful, and ORM.
  • Good understanding of front-end technologies including HTML5, JavaScript, and CSS3.
  • Knowledge of server-side templating languages, including Slim and Liquid.
  • Familiarity with testing tools.
  • Exhibited CSS, HTML, JQuery, Ajax, and JSON proficiency.
  • Experience with database management (MySQL, PostGres).
  • Experience with design, development, and testing of integrated mission applications, RESTful web services, and external libraries in multiple languages to interface with APIs.
  • Knowledge of agile methodologies.
  • Experience with JavaScript, Angular, ReactJS, Vue.js
  • Familiarity with AWS.
  • Experience and familiarity with Angular, ReactJS, and Vue.js.
  • Familiarity with MVC, Mocking, ORM, and RESTful API concepts API.
  • A knack for writing clean, readable code.
  • Ability to integrate multiple data sources and databases into one system.
  • Understanding of fundamental design principles behind a scalable application.
  • Able to create database schemas that represent and support business processes.
  • Able to implement automated testing platforms and unit tests.
  • Good understanding of information gathering and the questioning method, i.e., able to ask how, what, when, where, why, and who to discern problems.
  • Familiarity with continuous integration.

Preferred Qualifications/Certifications:

  • Previous management consulting experience.
  • Experience with a federal agency as a contractor or federal employee
  • Cloud Data Architect Professional certification

Security Clearance Requirements:

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen
  • Must have a Public Trust

Work Location:

  • Fairfax, VA - Hybrid

Oasys is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.