Software Engineer

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette   Little Rock, AR   Full-time     Software Development
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Posted on March 30, 2021

Full Job Description

WEHCO Media and the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette is searching for a mid-level to senior Python developer experienced with the Django framework for full-time employment. Similar frameworks and experiences will be considered.
About You:
This role will be responsible for adding new features and maintaining existing applications as well as building new systems when required. Researching new solutions and making informed suggestions to the team and management will be required. Understanding the core business priorities will be critical for a successful candidate. A good fit will be able to keep pace individually within our development cycles while balancing when to seek help from the rest of the team and management. The right candidate should feel ownership of the features they are shipping and contribute to the team accordingly.
About Us:
The WEHCO Software Engineering team is small and serves the needs of all the companies under the WEHCO publishing and media umbrella. We manage and maintain many different systems in a few different languages.
· Strong Python/Django experience preferred

· Able to navigate and make changes to a Linux server across different distros

· Experience with SQL databases in any variant, including writing and understanding queries
Nice to Haves:
· Kubernetes and Docker experience

· Go, PHP, modern JavaScript experience

· Django REST Framework experience

· PostgreSQL experience

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $65,000.00 per year


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday


  • High school or equivalent (Required)


  • Python: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Linux: 1 year (Required)

Work Location:

  • One location

This Job Is:

  • A job for which military experienced candidates are encouraged to apply
  • A job for which all ages, including older job seekers, are encouraged to apply
  • A job for which people with disabilities are encouraged to apply

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Benefit Conditions:

  • Waiting period may apply
  • Only full-time employees eligible