Python Developer (Music Sector Anti-Piracy)
Python provides the backbone of some key anti-piracy tools, including sophisticated web crawlers and our client now seeks an additional team member specifically with strong recent commercial Python scripting experience. It is quite likely that the successful candidate will have 3-5 years post-education experience, but our client is flexible about the amount of Python experience the candidate may have, as long as it is recent and sufficient to work on fairly complex Python scripting tasks.
Responsibilities will include scripting new crawlers (Python, etc.) and maintaining existing crawlers, as well as assisting with the growth and maintenance of the cloud infrastructure used to support such crawlers. You will be involved with online content protection, advanced web crawler design and development and managing relationships with major record labels, member organisations and colleagues in international locations. You will also work with colleagues within the IT department when needed (these colleagues dealing with Big Data and other related systems and technology).
The role requires a highly focused and organised individual who will remain calm under pressure. The applicant must be a must be an excellent communicator who is self-driven, ambitious and happy to work as part of a team.
Knowledge of Anti-Piracy, music or the creative industries will be a big advantage
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