Python Engineer

    • Jersey City, NJ

Kforce has a client in search of a Python Engineer in Jersey City, NJ. Overview: Our Global Technology Infrastructure group is a team of innovators who love technology as much as you do. Together, you will use a disciplined, innovative and a business focused approach to develop a wide variety of high-quality products and solutions. You will work in a stable, resilient and secure operating environment where you-and the products you deliver-will thrive. As a Software Engineer (SRE) you will help build a meaningful engineering discipline, combining software and systems to develop creative engineering solutions to operations problems. Much of our software development focuses on creating new applications, optimizing existing systems and reducing work through automation. The candidate will join a team of curious problem solvers with a diverse set of perspectives who are thinking big and taking risks. In this environment you will take the lead on relevant projects, supported by an organization that provides the support and mentorship you need to learn and grow. Responsibilities:

  • Understand/apply reusable code design, leverage application architecture/framework capabilities and functionality, and design/develop solutions that are highly reliable, scalable, and perform to meet business-defined service levels
  • Work with Product owners to help shape the direction of the product based on a combined knowledge of what's technically feasible and what is desired by the end user
  • Conduct code reviews and ensuring quality solutions are built and tested
  • Employ Agile engineering practices; Pair Programming, Continuous Integration, Test Driven Development, etc.
  • Identify and implement improvements to products
  • Contribute to the technical code and design documentation
  • Provide production support and issue triage for products

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience in a Software Engineering discipline
  • 3+ years of experience in application development
  • Proficient in Python language
  • Experience of Web UI frameworks such as REACT or Angular
  • Adept in the design and development of automated tools, systems and services in multiple technology domains
  • Experience working in an Agile team, Scrum preferred
  • Experience in using software development tools such as JIRA, Confluence, GIT/Bitbucket & Jenkins
  • Experience with build automation, test driven development, continuous integration and delivery
  • Exposure to Micro service architecture, REST API design/development
  • Knowledge of PowerShell, Unix Shell scripting & SQL
  • Strong background in Relational Databases (Oracle or Microsoft SQL Server or Sybase or DB2)
Can you picture yourself working for one of -America's Ideal Employers-? Our client has received numerous awards and accolades due in part to their commitment to diversity, veterans, and fostering innovation. They've been named one of Fortune Magazine's -World's Most Admired Companies- of 2018 and are included in the -Top 50 Most Innovative Companies- named by Boston Consulting Group. With on-site training and mentoring, they are committed to your professional development as well. Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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