Job title: Senior Python Developer
Job type: Contract
Emp type: Full-time
Location: Sydney
  • Insurance
Pay interval: Monthly
Job published: 12-09-2017
Job ID: 30000
Contact name: Dan Cobelli
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Job Description

Senior Python Developer

Sydney, CBD

Contract role min 6 months, attractive daily rate


Talenza are recruiting for a Senior Python Developer for one of the most progressive and exciting financial services organisations in Australia.  

You will get to work on an array of reciting projects in a data centric environment working on high performance big data systems (in excess of 50 billion rows of data queries!).

We are seeking candidates with the following experience:




  • Minimum 5 years’ experience.
  • Technical experience in: 
    • Python (including web frameworks such as Django / Flask)
    • Shell Scripting (bash, ksh, etc)
    • Development of high performance code (ideally in Python)
    • Modern Web Technologies 
      • REST APIs
      • The ECMA-404 Standard
      • Web infrastructure 
        • TCP / Networks
        • Load Balancing
        • Scaling for HA/DR
    • Databases 
      • Data structures, indexing strategies and querying for performance.
      • ANSI SQL, or PL/SQL for PostgreSQL
      • No SQL data stores (e.g. Redis/Memcached).
      • PostGIS or GIS data exposure is highly regarded
    • AWS 
      • RDS
      • EC2
    • DevOps 
      • Source Control
      • Continuous Integration
      • Python - testing frameworks (e.g. unittest/pytest).
      • Automation / Pipeline of testing & deployment
  • Good Documentation skills / command of the English language

Please submit your CV to apply and one of our consultants will be in touch.