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Freelance Django Web Developer (Full-Time)

RealVNC have an opportunity to work with the Web Team to help design and build the next generation of improvements to our websites, on a 3-month freelance position.

The company
RealVNC is a highly successful software company based in Cambridge (UK) City Centre. As the original developers of VNC® remote-access technology our software is used by hundreds of millions of users worldwide from the non-technical home user to IT professionals from global companies, such as Intel, IBM, NASA, Shell, DreamWorks and Philips.

The role
"RealVNC has been really supportive in my career development, providing opportunities to go on training courses and attend events in the wider community." Software Engineer at RealVNC

  • Are you available on short notice and looking for your next freelancing position? 
  • Do you have experience in Python and a want to work on a website with a global reach? 
  • Do you want to be part of a world-renowned team?
  • As a member of the Web team, you will be working primarily on our main corporate website - powered by the Django framework and Wagtail CMS. RealVNC’s website reaches a global audience, is highly available and performant, makes use of the Foundation responsive framework and translated into multiple languages.
  • A day in the life of this role could include:
  • Coding on the frontend and backend of our web stack. Maintaining the codebase with opportunity to bring in new technologies and changes for the better – all to ensure a richer experience for our ever-growing user base.
  • Working collaboratively across teams including Graphic Design, Content Creation and Testing to allow rapid iteration and release cycles. 
  • Work in our 'grown-up start-up' environment, we have a strong Engineering history and culture with a lot of interesting and forward-thinking minds.


  • That you are passionate about technology, product and user experience
  • You have proven front-end web development experience, combined with strong HTML/CSS/JavaScript skills
  • You can take concept designs and implement them to work across desktop and mobile browsers
  • You have worked with Python before, ideally with frameworks such as Django, Flask or Pyramid
  • You are comfortable working on the command line in Linux
  • You are familiar with revision control systems, automated website testing and continuous integration
  • Produce production quality code and have phenomenal attention to detail
  • You’ve got excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Have a good technical degree (or equivalent qualification / experience)

How to apply
If you’d like to join RealVNC as our Full-Time Freelance Front-End Developer, please click on the ‘apply for this job’ button and fill in your details including your required day rate.

RealVNC is an equal opportunities employer, committed to staff welfare and professional development.

We will not consider agency applications for this post.

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