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    Systems & Applications developer at Moonshot CVE () (allows remote)
    Job Type
    Job Location
    Full Time

    Job Description:

    This is an exciting opportunity across a broad variety of technologies, including Go, Python, PHP, Linux systems and Open Source technologies. Building data centric services around Redis, PostgreSQL and AWS Aurora. Developing desktop applications using Ubuntu and GTK+, Server systems, and application infrastructure using Ubuntu Server and AWS services, including databases, APi's and Web applications.

    As a critical part of the technology team, you will develop the tooling required to support our Analysts and Data Scientists in their day to day work. You will be building data harvesting, mining and analysis tools with both GTK+ interfaces for use on the Ubuntu desktop, and Web based applications driven via both RESTful APi and Web UI interfaces, often embedding these within our GTK+ Applications.

    You will be primarily working remotely in the GMT timezone, utilising #Slack and Google Meetups / Hangouts. You will be task driven, operating in an agile scrum environment, with daily stand ups, Backlog and Release meetings conducted via Video Conference. You will be expected to make accurate story point estimates for sprint kanban items, and you will be measured on your ability to deliver against them.

    Our environment is largely green field, providing a fantastic opportunity to be involved in the architecture, methodologies, development tools, and tool chain (CI/CD) etc. We embrace and engage with the Open Source development philosophy, and we focus on utilising and extending open source applications, libraries and tools where ever possible.

    Requirements :

    Proven experience working on projects in Go, Python and PHP
    Proven experience working on Open Source projects (GitHub, Launchpad)
    Strong Experience with Ubuntu Linux, both desktop and server
    Experience with GTK+ Development using Go, Python, or C++
    Experience with JavaScript/HTML/CSS and web application development
    Experience of both Procedural/ Functional, and Object Oriented programming techniques
    Experience with JetBrains IDE toolsets and debuggers
    Experience using Git and GitFlow
    Ability to produce high quality work under pressure and to deadlines
    Excellent organisational and interpersonal skills
    Willingness to work as part of a team and support colleagues
    A commitment to Moonshot CVE’s mission and ethos
    A desire to learn about violent extremism and different methods for countering it
    Ability to communicate technical information to staff without technical expertise
    Eligible to work in the UK

    Beneficial qualifications and skills :

    Familiarity with server-side web development frameworks (GoBuffalo, Flask, Django, Laravel, Code Ignitor, Phalcon)
    Experience deploying software applications on AWS, including Serveless Microservices usng lambda
    Experience of data gathering through the use of external APIs and web scraping techniques
    Familiarity with AWS
    Familiarity with Docker
    Familiarity with statistics, data mining and machine learning techniques
    Google AdWords, Paid Search or Online Marketing
    Language skills (Arabic, French and German particularly relevant)
    Experience working with a startup
    Experience working within an environment where security consciousness and risk management are part of the organisational culture


    Flexible Hours
    Letter of Recommendation
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