Back-End Python Consultant

New York County, NY

Posted: 12/17/2018 Employment Type: Contract Industry: Technology Job Number: 10407

  Back-end Sr. Application Systems Developer/Python
  • Status: Contract
  • Estimated Duration:  Multi-year contract (1-2+ years)
  • Hourly Target Range: Open, dependent  upon experience
  • Remote Option: None

Job Description:

A top-tier  organization is presently looking to  add a Sr. Applications Systems Developer with Python experience  to their growing team.

This individual  will be involved with architecting, designing and developing solutions  using the Django Python web framework.   As a member working in a team environment you will take direction from the development and architecture managers and Leads on development activities.

This is a long-term engagement  for a dedicated candidate with about 4+ years of work.



  • Application development background using Python and strong UI/UX and SQL expertise is required.

  • Minimum 4-6 years related experience with at least four years with Django Python Web Framework.


Required Skills?

  • Provides hands on development and architecture experience in new product development in the area of Student information system using new technology stacks and design platform.

  • Responsible for providing end to end solutions by analyzing and gathering requirements, devising solution design and implementation of solution.

  • Participates in all phases of application development, including requirements, analysis, construction, testing, and deployment to ensure the quality of the system is enhanced.

  • Executes development and maintenance tasks.

  • Executes deployment and integration activities with Systems groups.

  • Ensures synchronization between changes to mainframe SIS and SSOL and related applications.

  • Collaborates with colleagues to recommend changes to existing solution designs to fulfill technical requirements.

  • Contributes to and assists in development of test plans and provides technical support in all phases of testing and QA leading to implementation

Other qualifications:
  • Experience with synchronous and asynchronous interfaces and microservice api development is a must.

  • Knowledgeable about other technologies and able to suggest integration solutions, including third-party APIs.

  • Hands-on experience with Docker, DevOps, Jira, Jenkins and Git is desirable.

  • Comfortable with web and application server operation (Apache Tomcat).

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment.

  • Demonstrated excellence in a variety of competencies including teamwork/collaboration, analytical thinking, communication and influencing skills, and technical expertise.

  • Ability to work with changing priorities and with multiple projects.

  • Ability to be precise and attentive to detail is essential.

  • Ability to work with minimal supervision.

  • Ability to work weekend and off-hour work on occasion.



  • Demonstrated excellence in a variety of competencies including teamwork/collaboration, analytical thinking, communication and influencing skills, and technical expertise.

  • Familiar with Project Management concepts and tools.


Benefits include Medical and Dental Insurance, 401(k), Employee Service Center, Referral Bonuses, Loyalty and Longevity Bonuses, along with Hotel Engine Benefits.

Lori Magee

Fun Facts: Soccer Mom to 3 girls, avid RV Camper (but never tented), love to travel and explore!

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