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Senior PHP Python Developer

Posted: May 14 2014

Cars.com, the leading destination for car shoppers, is ALL DRIVE and we want employees who are confident, driven and all in. We appreciate and understand how individual efforts contribute to our success - every member of the Cars.com family plays a role in driving our business forward We are big enough to provide abundant resources and small enough for you to make an immediate impact. Feeling confident? Have the drive? Join us.

Cars.com is owned by Classified Ventures, LLC.

We are looking for a passionate Object Oriented developer who is creative, motivated, and enjoys working in a collaborative environment. You should be prepared to face a wide variety of challenges, including both front and back-ends of web development. If you are interested in working with a group of talented people in a casual setting in downtown Santa Monica, please read on.

    Responsibilities:

    • Back-end development using Python and the Pyramid framework in a Linux/BSD environment
    • Front-end web development using the latest JavaScript technologies (jQuery, Angular, etc.)
    • Supporting PHP systems and working to rewrite and re-architect them with Python
    • Maintaining software development best practices, including: proper documentation, code reviews, writing unit tests, etc.
    • Researching and integrating emerging technologies
    • Troubleshooting and bug fixing live software systems

    Technical Experience:

    • 5+ years of recent Object Oriented development experience
    • 2+ years of Python experience (or Java/Ruby/PHP with a desire to learn Python)
    • 5+ years of working SQL knowledge with MySQL, PostgreSQL, Oracle, MS SQL
    • 5+ year of working knowledge of Linux/BSD (Debian, Ubuntu, Gentoo, RedHat, FreeBSD)
    • Working knowledge of modern source control such as Subversion, Git, or Mercurial

    Skills:

    • Collaborative work ethic, as you will be working in a team
    • Excellent verbal and written skills
    • Eager learner; we are happy to teach you new necessary skills and technologies

    Pluses:

    • Familiarity with ORMs (SQLAlchemy, DjangoORM, Storm, Hibernate, etc.)
    • Familiarity with OO Design Patterns (e.g. Gang of Four)
    • Familiarity with Javascript and any Javascript toolkits
    • Familiarity upgrading legacy systems
    • 4 year degree in Computer Science, Math or related field/li>

    To Apply navigate to this site: https://classifiedventures.silkroad.com/epostings/index.cfm?fuseaction=app.jobInfo&version=1&jobid=219839

Classified Ventures, LLC, Apartments.com and Cars.com are Equal Opportunity Employers