Lead Django Developer

Forest Admin is hiring!


Forest Admin is a universal admin interface designed to manage your application's data and all your company's business operations. We created the app to make developer’s lives easier, so they can focus on building awesome products instead of wasting time building and maintaining homemade admins. All Apps need an Admin, which means we have an impact on virtually all web related businesses.

Our product is deeply technical and requires to deal with and integrate many stacks and development frameworks. It keeps us in constant touch with other developers from great companies, which is why we consider it essential that all of us in the team are able to "speak code".

Forest Admin was co-founded by eFounders the startup studio that launched startups like Front, Aircall, Mention, Spendesk, Textmaster and Mailjet.

Learn more about Forest Admin: https://medium.com/forest-admin

Job Description

As a member of our Tech team, you are specifically in charge of building a new Forest Django Agent to allow in-app integration of our admin panel with our customers' Django apps.

You will:

  • Design and implement the new Django agent for Forest Admin
  • Support new features offered by the platform over time
  • Contribute to documentation providing examples code snippets and more
  • Maintain the agent fixing issues reported on GitHub or Discourse to ensure community happiness
  • Ensure a high level of test coverage, security and performance of the new Django agent

Preferred Experience

  • Experience in developing, releasing, and maintaining web and native applications under pressure
  • A strong knowledge of the Django framework, knowledge of a front-end Javascript framework a plus
  • Solid understanding of web technologies and open source
  • Passion about writing high-quality, maintainable and robust code
  • Ability to work with Git
  • A good culture fit (passionate - reliable - straightforward)
  • Hacker spirit: you love technical challenges, to prototype and to find creative ways to solve problems in the shortest timeframe
  • Doer DNA: “Tomorrow” is not part of your vocabulary. You get shit done and hate procrastination
  • Product Lover: you thrive for well designed UX and always focus on customers needs

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Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Paris, France (75009)
  • Possible full remote