We are looking for a Python Developer for one of our clients. This will be an on-site position based in Universal City, CA.
Position: Python Developer Location: Universal City, CA Job Length: Long term Position Type: W2 Responsibilities:
Work in an agile software development team to complete backlog items, working in conjunction with other developers within NBCUniversal and engineers from external companies.
Act as a mentor for other engineers, identifying and assigning new work for them when necessary.
Test and create automated tests for your code, ensuring every function, service, and object is compatible with your team's work and with the many systems within the system portfolio.
Act as a development leader, help to formulate best practices and setting up toolsets and procedures for the team, leveraging internally available tools and communicating with other internal development & product teams.
Stay up-to-date on new development and platform technologies, make recommendations for the right tool for the job, and take the lead in setting up those tools and training other developers on them.
Communicate with business partners to understand the needs of the user, and implement those ideas in software.
Create documentation for developers as well as business users to help them understand your products.
Maintain cloud-based platforms and environments of supported applications, troubleshooting and patching functional issues and data issues in lower or production environments when necessary.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Qualification and Skills:
Minimum 7 years of related experience in software development, or an equivalent combination of education/experience
Demonstrated experience building software on the cloud with managed services and serverless solutions
Experience with automated test/build/deploy tools in a python tech stack
Competent working in secured internal network environments and complex cloud networks setups
Motivated and Self-Starting: able to think critically about problems, decipher user preferences versus hard requirements, and effectively use online and onsite resources to find an appropriate solution with little intervention
Passionate about writing clear, maintainable code that will be used and modified by others, and able to use and modify other developers' work rather than recreate it
B.S. degree in Computer Science/Engineering or related field strongly preferred
Experience manipulating datasets in code with tools such as pandas and numpy
Hands-on experience managing distributed systems and clusters
Experience with container and serverless technologies
Experience with distributed messaging and streaming services such as Kafka / Kinesis / SQS
Able to communicate effectively in a diverse team of varying skillsets and proficiencies. Able to lead and instruct and take direction when appropriate. Effective in-person, written and verbal communication skills
Experience working in large, multifaceted and matrixed organizations
Collaborative team player accustomed to working within and across groups
Organized and detail-oriented with ability to manage time effectively
Ability to translate business process needs into clear technical requirements
Ability to influence internal and external team members without direct reporting authority
Experience with natural language processing and meaning extraction from text using NLTK or spaCy
Strong written and verbal communication skills with ability to relate complex information to both technical and non-technical audiences
Strong character exhibiting company core values: Integrity, Creativity, Teamwork, Pioneering Spirit, Ownership
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