I am looking for the best out there because I'm looking for a programmer whom I can trust, shows up everyday (especially when they're needed), learns quickly, enjoys a challenge and is dedicated. Our startup will have a backend consisting of Django and React.JS. We will also be using D3.js heavily so experience in that is a must. I'm looking to hire for the long term!
I have a little bit of experience with Django so I expect you to know its best practices i.e. Have read books such as "Two Scoops of Django".
The app will be a mixture of text-based courses (Look at codeacademy or Khanacademy for reference) and it will be "tool" based. Users will be able to use various interactive tools and exercises after they've...