Python Developer/Engineer - Scientific - Data

X4 Group
Covent Garden
£40k - 60k per year + benefits
03 Oct 2017
05 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Python Developer/Engineer - Scientific - Data

Python Developer/Engineer - Scientific - Data

ROLE: Python Developer

SALARY: £40-60,000 per annum + benefits

LOCATION: Central London


My client look into predictive analytics, focussed on sport. They are looking for a candidate who can design,build and maintain software across the entire stack. This is a Python development role with a heavy focus on data engineering.

This is a small team so you will be given the opportunity to grow within the company and your ideas will be heard.

The role:

  • Leverage new and existing datasets for use in predictive models
  • Develop tools and systems to help analyse, manage and test large (sometimes unstructured) data
  • You will act as the link between the software engineering and data modelling teams
  • Developing early stage prototypes into robust production systems

Essential skills:

  • 3+ years Python experience (including scientific stack - numpy, scipy etc)
  • Experience working with large datasets (preferably non-relational DB)
  • Strong mathematical knowledge and analytical skills
  • Experience of distributed and scalable systems using modern techniques
  • Cloud computing (AWS)
  • Confident, self-motivated, diligent

Beneficial (but not essential):

  • Java and/or R
  • Linux

This company can offer flexible working hours, a remote day per week if requested, performance related bonuses and a choice of computer equipment.

If you are interested in this role, and fit the above requirements, please send your CV to and call for more information.

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Sponsorship is NOT offered for this role.

Python Developer/Engineer - Scientific - Data

Python Developer/Engineer - Scientific - Data

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