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Python Software Engineer

  • Location: Houston, Texas, 77002
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 27 days ago

Join an industry leader who prides themselves in innovative technology and solutions! Contract opportunity in Houston, TX for a Python Developer who will help build a cross-brand custom financial forecasting software system. 

Responsibilities:

- Develop the system in Python with an Oracle database in AWS environment
- Develop test suite
- Gather requirements from stakeholders
- Validate results with stakeholders
- Manage CI/CD pipeline


Technical Skills:

- Expert-level Python programming
- Test-driven development
- Monitoring systems and data pipelines
- Proficient with the following Python packages: SQLAlchemy, pandas, sphinx, and pytest
- Development in a Linux environment
- Git
- SQL
- Continuous Integration and Deployment (Gitlab-ci, Ansible, Jenkins, or equivalent)
- Containerized Environments (Docker, LXC)

Additional Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

- Ability to design Python software from scratch
- Desire to automate everything
- Good communication skills
- Independent and self-driven worker
- Creative problem solver
- Knowledge of finance and accounting, a plus

Education:

-Degree (BS, MS, or PhD) in Computer Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, or Information Systems. Alternatively, eight or more years of professional development experience.

Experience:

- 2+ years of professional Python software design and development
- Automating jobs on Amazon Web Services a plus
- Database Administration experience a plus
- Linux administration experience a plus