Python Developer

Oliver Bernard Ltd
London (Greater)
£65k - £80k pa + Bonus
06 Nov 2017
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Python, Python Developer, Hadoop, Spark, Kafka, SQL, NoSQL, Java, PHP

Python Developer

My client a leading technology company are looking for a Full Stack Python Developer to join their business. As the successful Python Developer you will be responsible for solving interesting problems using cutting-edge tools - working on an in-house analytics platform which captures tens of billions of events a day from more than a hundred various data sources; then aggregates, processes and stores them in Hadoop and Exasol using Spark and Presto.

Python Developer responsibilities

  • Contribute to all parts of the data platform (from metadata definition framework through data pipelines to the visualisation interface)
  • Write unit tests and perform code reviews
  • Explore and experiment with new tools, libraries and technologies to improve and simplify our solution
  • Maintain a vision of the product and its place within the company; create prototypes to showcase the vision
  • Support existing users of the platform, explain new features to them and help new joiners to get started

Required skills

  • Ability to write easily understandable and maintainable code in many languages (Python primary language)
  • Interest in data analysis and visualisation
  • Primary programming skills are Python and JavaScript (ES6 + Flow).
  • Understanding of various SQL and NoSQL systems (Redis, CouchDB, Postgres, MySQL, Redshift etc)
  • Good level of Unix skills and bash scripting
  • Experience with Hadoop, Spark, Kafka, Presto desirable
  • Interest in data visualisation, and D3 knowledge desirable
  • Side projects or open source contributions desirable
  • Polyglot experience in general desirable

This is a great opportunity for a Python Developer who is looking to join a team of talented developers working on some of the latest cutting-edge technologies.

Python, Python Developer, Python Engineer, Hadoop, Spark, Kafka, SQL, NoSQL, Java, PHP

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