Job Description :
Role:Senior Backend Web/API Developer

Location: Philadelphia, PA

Job Type: Contract

Technical Requirements and Certifications

Developing scalable RESTful Web Services
Developing high-volume, low-latency services
Hands-on experience architecting highly performant RESTful APIs with response times often less than 200 milliseconds services 100s of transactions per second
Web application security practices, authentication mechanisms, session management
NoSQL, RDBMS and object relational mapping, asynchronous programming and messaging platforms for distributed computing
Data structures and ability to quickly architect technical solutions in a big data environment
Test Driven Development (TDD) in Python
Proficient in Linux, Command Line, Shell scripting, Web Server administration and installation of software on Linux platform
Deploying and maintaining applications in Cloud
Auto-scaled environments
Expert Programming skills in Python
Practical experience in enterprise web application delivery using various MVC frameworks

Education and Experience

7+ years of experience developing dynamic, scalable Web Services/APIs with Python