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Junior Software Engineer (Python) (Contract to Hire)

Chicago, IL 60603
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    $35 To $65

We are searching for a Python Developer / Technology Lover to join an Agile development team in downtown Chicago.

The ideal candidate:

  • is self-motivated programmer who enjoys Python
  • possesses strong object-oriented programming skills
  • has a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science (preferred) or related field
  • has 1-5 years of development experience (internship experience also counts!)
  • is a team player who collaborates easily with peers locally and globally
  • is excellent at communication, both verbal and written
  • demonstrates persistence, initiative and inquisitiveness in tackling challenging problems
  • has track record of delivering high-quality solutions on-time
  • enjoys learning new technology and adapts quickly to changing environments
  • demonstrates good work ethic
  • is familiar with Agile methodology a plus
  • is familiar with the financial industry and capital markets a big plus

Shift: 1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week: 40

We're a small team of talented developers working on all aspects of the system including:

  • Client libraries in many different languages
  • 0MQ based middleware
  • Web applications
  • Hadoop storage and analysis.

Successful candidates have experience with dynamic languages such as Python or Perl as well as static languages like C, Java or Go.

Network and system administration skills are a big plus. We primarily develop on Linux and our internal platform so it helps to be proficient with Linux development tools.

We're a collaborative bunch so it's also important that candidates communicate clearly, accept constructive input, and work well with others.

We strive to create an enjoyable development environment that mirrors the way many open source projects run.

So developers who are used to using Github and contributing to open source projects usually feel at home in our group.

Our ideal candidate refers us to projects they maintain or code they have published on the Internet. Blogs posts, papers, Stackoverflow questions, mailing list contributions and the like are all appreciated as well.

Technology we use includes:

  • Linux
  • 0MQ
  • Tornado
  • Docker
  • Hadoop/HDFS
  • Kafka
  • Gradle
  • Jenkins
  • Git
  • Python
  • C
  • Golang
  • Ansible
  • Elasticsearch


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