Python Developer Data & Analytics

Cambridge, UK
16 Oct 2019
15 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Python Developer (Data & Analytics)
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
£40,000-£60,000 per annum

Company & Role:
TEC Partners are recruiting exclusively for a Software Engineer (Python)to join a well-known gaming company based in Cambridge. The studio are currently going through another round of recruitment growth, to help them achieve another year of record performances and deliver an exciting new strategy.

The Studio's goal is to build a brand new Gaming Platform by developing a first class data science/analytical team. Successful candidates will be able to participate in all aspects of Agile Software Development to support the use of data analytics and feed that data (generated by players) back into games!

You will be working in an exciting and vibrant environment, where you will be engaged in architectural designs, cutting edge technologies, evaluating software solutions and programming.

Key Duties:
* Participate in all aspects of Agile Software Development and software lifecycle,
including high level design, Architecture definition, implementation, testing,
* Design, Develop, Test, Deploy and manage Software Applications to support our use
of Data and Advanced Analytics
* Create software and tooling necessary to build automated deployment pipelines
* Develop near real-time and batch-based data processing frameworks
* Build and maintain Data Pipelines to process diverse data sets at scale and with
low latency
* Maintain and extend our data and analytics environments to provide additional
tools and capabilities
* Containerize software applications and deploy them through container
orchestration systems
* Ensure reliability and security, liaising with the security team to implement policies
through code
* Lead the execution of projects and provide technical leadership to drive our data
products and insight strategy, advocating the effective use of data technologies
* Mentor and lead members of the Data Engineering team; set a quality bar, inspire
innovation & creativity and make the vision a reality
* Work with external development teams (2nd, 3rd or contractual) to successfully
launch new technical products that provide advanced Data Science and analytical

Essential Skills:
* Gamer at heart - we expect our employees to be product focused at all levels
* Significant experience in AWS Services (Lambda, S3, EMR, DynamoDB and
* Significant experience with Big Data ecosystems and infrastructure including
Hadoop, MapReduce, Vertica and Snowflake
* Highly proficient Python Programmer
* Experience deploying applications through Container orchestration systems
(Docker and Kubernetes)
* Proven history of adopting production related processes, deployment pipelines
and reviews
* Agile enthusiast, proven experience working with Product Owners to expand user
stories into engineering tasks, ensuring development is focused and impactful
* Deep understanding of design patterns and good code practices
* Understanding of current & future business needs relative to the gaming and
technology industry
* Experience in building strong relationships within a company and empowering
your team to do the same

Company Benefits:
- Flexible Working
- Bonus Scheme
- Private Health Care
- Gym Membership
- Generous Pension Contributions
- Life Insurance
- Free Cycle Repair
- Income Protection
- Dental Plan
- Free Fruit and Drinks
- Subsidised Canteen
- Sponsorship

If this sounds like you, then please contact Harry Calvert at TEC Partners and apply below now!

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