Python Developer - Web Crawling, Data and Image Processing

Recruiter
Fundamental Media Limited
Location
City Of London
Salary
£35k to £45k
Posted
09 Feb 2017
Closes
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are seeking a bright and ambitious Python Developer to join our expanding web development team during an exciting growth period at our company. Based in Shoreditch, expect a rare opportunity to progress your career working on exciting new projects with global reach.

Listed in the London Stock Exchange's '1,000 companies to Inspire Britain' report for two years running we are a leading media specialist working exclusively across the financial industry providing media intelligence, planning and buying. Founded in 2003, they have grown substantially and now boast a global reach and offices in London, Dubai, Hong Kong and Boston (USA).

Joining as a Python Developer you will be required to Design, Develop, Maintain and Support Python applications. On a day to day basis we expect you to be generating great Python code, making our web crawlers and image processors smarter, working with data and images, optimising solutions, testing and much more. In short you will be a key player in a team delivering insight to our clients by gathering, processing, and presenting data in new ways.

To qualify... We are seeking an enthusiastic and self-motivated Python Developer who can show:

- Strong Python skills;
- Experience of web crawling and web scraping tools and techniques;
- Experience of browser automation (Selenium or other)
- Experience of image and data processing;
- Knowledge of how cookies work and experience of working with cookies;
- Experience of MySQL and Javascript;
- Experience of Linux OS, especially Ubuntu;
- Excellent communication and organisation skills;
- A passion for the latest digital technologies and trends (and perhaps an interest in Machine Learning and AI).

This is an excellent opportunity for someone with a strong work ethic looking to join a fast-moving and forward thinking company where they have a significant opportunity to develop. We are looking to hear from like-minded professionals with a passion for development, technology, great ideas and a can do attitude. Get in touch.