Full Stack Python Developer

Strader-Ferris International Limited - Ottawa, ON (30+ days ago)

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About Strader-Ferris International

Strader-Ferris International is a customs brokerage and logistics company operating since 1953 in Prescott, Ontario and Ogdensburg, NY. Our business has always focused on providing great customer service and being able to adapt to unique customer needs. On the IT side this means staying competitive by delivering solutions that are customized to specific customer needs.

Job Description

We are expanding our development team to meet the growing needs of the company and are looking for a talented Software Developers with Python experience. This position reports to the Director of IT, and is a remote worker position, Monday to Friday, daytime hours EST. The position will require the candidate to be onsite from time to time at both our Prescott, ON office and our U.S. (Ogdensburg, NY) office for team meetings. (Candidates must be able to legally travel to the U.S.) The key responsibilities of the new position are:

  • Contributing to the development and support of a new mobile friendly applications
  • Assisting the migration from legacy platforms to newer 3rd party services, allowing the company to focus its development in value-added areas
  • Enabling the integration of new systems to deliver a workflow that supports operational needs
  • Maintaining, supporting and enhancing our back-end data processing and accounting components

2+ years of Python:

  • Able to write code to automate routine operations and data processing
  • Able to fix bugs in the existing code base
  • Able to design, develop, test, deploy and maintain software solutions
  • Able to design and implement front-end applications.

The ideal candidate:

  • Has a passion for creating software that solves real world problems
  • Able to work independently and has great communication skills
  • Pays attention to detail and is able to think through a problem

Additional experience with the following items would be considered an asset:

  • Typescript/Javascript, CSS, HTML5
  • React/Angular, other SPA framework, PWAs
  • SQL
  • XML or document databases, eXist-db
  • SQLAlchemy
  • GIT, Mercurial
  • Gitflow, Gitlab, Devops
  • Linux development environment
  • Logistics/customs/warehouse-management-system experience

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $70,000.00 to $90,000.00 /year

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $70,000.00 to $90,000.00 /year


  • ReactJS: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Python: 2 years (Required)
  • AngularJS: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Ottawa, ON (Preferred)


  • English (Preferred)