Do you like getting involved in great projects, the creation of amazing apps and maybe helping a few startups get their feet off the ground?

We are an award-winning boutique digital agency based in Cyprus, creating bespoke and beautiful mobile applications with world class standards. We create apps for iPhone, iPad and Android devices with performance, quality and end-user experience in mind. We work with customers around the world to create the best and most innovative app experiences possible.

Cocoon Creations is an equal opportunity employer. Our growing team consists of people with diverse backgrounds always striving to help each other and working together to reach the best possible results. Do you want to work with the best? We’d love to hear from you!

Current Job Opportunities

Django Back-End Developer (6-month contract)

We are looking for a great Django Back-End developer to join our team, who will have the chance to work on our amazing and innovative international projects. Do you love working with new mobile technologies and the creation of amazing mobile apps? Then you'll love this position! This is a 6-month contract position with the potential to renew.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Development of server-side logic, definition and maintenance of the central database, and ensuring high performance and responsiveness to requests from the front-end
  • Creating website layout/user interfaces by using standard HTML/CSS practices
  • Building reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Optimization of the applications for maximum speed and scalability
  • Implementation of security and data protection
  • Database creation, integration, and management
  • Creation of APIs for use by the front-end
  • Work on bug fixing and improving application performance. Keep up to date on the latest industry trends and best practice
  • Keep up to date on the latest industry trends in mobile technologies

Academic Qualifications:

  • BSc/MSc degree in Computer Science or a related subject

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Strong knowledge of software development best practices, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations
  • Solid knowledge in backend web development using Python
  • Solid knowledge of the Django framework
  • Good understanding of web networking technology stacks (HTTP, JavaScript, RESTful APIs) and service development
  • Excellent knowledge of relational DBMS and SQL
  • Understanding of accessibility and security compliance
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Ability to finish tasks on given deadlines
  • Works as part of a team
  • Fluent in English

Desirable Skills and Experience:

  • Good understanding of HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery and Ajax
  • Fluent in Greek

Benefits:
We offer a very competitive remuneration package which includes:

  • Very competitive salary
  • Flexible working hours
  • Health and Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Training & Development
  • And many more...

Cocoon Creations is an equal opportunities employer

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