Job: Lead Python Web Services Framework Architect - Python, WSGI, PostgresSQL, Apache Server Job Responsibilities The Lead Python Web Services Framework Architect will be responsible for maintenance and expansion of the Python Web Framework which powers the WordStream Suite of SaaS products. Day-to-day activities include: * Design and development of improvements to the Python-based software stack which our products are built upon * Implementation and management of distributed database systems * Development of system maintenance tools and processes * Design of processes for scaling the infrastructure * Design and implementation of an infrastructure management solution This position will require a significant amount of work with Open Source technologies. WordStream is a proud supporter of Open Source, and does strive to contribute improvements back to the Open Source community. Qualifications Please note that this is not a System Administration posting; instead, we are seeking individuals with prior experience in dealing with the development and administration of complex Linux-based web frameworks. Candidates must have top-notch programming skills in additon to a solid understanding of Linux-based system administration. Only candidates with a bachelor's degree in computer science or engineering, or, a very substantial amount of related technical coursework and work experience in a related field will be considered. Required Skills: Web Framework Development/Administration, Linux System Administration, PostgresSQL, Apache Server Bonus Skills: Python, PyAMF, CherryPy, Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)/CentOS, Git, Trac, SQLite, Open-Source software development, SQL, Amazon Web Services (EC2, S3), Google App Engine Required Experience: 3+ years Required Education: Bachelor's Degree Position Title: Lead Python Web Services Framework Architect Type of Position: Full-time or Contract-to-hire Travel Required: None Location: Worldwide - This is a Telecommute Job / Work From Home (WFH), or, optionally, work from Boston, MA. How To Apply To apply for the Lead Python Web Services Framework Architect position, send a resume and cover letter to jobs at WordStream dot com. About WordStream WordStream is a venture-backed startup engaged in providing search engine marketing software solutions for pay per click management, pay per click marketing and SEO management. Our patented, innovative software-as-a-service applications automate the manual, repetitive work involved in search engine optimization, saving time and enabling customers to improve ROI on search marketing objectives in a consistent and repeatable manner. Our Keyword Management Solutions and PPC Management Software provide a scalable, private, online keyword workbench for the discovery of actual keywords as well as performing keyword analysis and keyword suggestion, with the goal of finding new keyword phrases, meta tags and popular keywords to boost keyword quality score. Our product features a suite of ppc software, keyword software and pay per click tools, such as Google keyword tools, a keyword finder, keyword research tools and a keyword search tool, keyword suggestion tools, a long tail keyword tool and negative keyword tool, a host of free keyword tools and seo keyword tools as well as an ad text generator. For more information, go to Wordstream - Keyword Management Solutions.