Software Engineer - Python
Remote

We are looking for a Python Developer to join our Data Engineering team. In this role, you will be responsible for designing, developing and improving our data technology for our enterprise-class applications. The ideal candidate will have significant experience with web development, ETL process, database architecture and a solid understanding of data processing using Python.

In this position, you'll be responsible for:

  • Writing “clean”, well-designed code
  • Producing detailed specifications
  • Developing and deploying new features using Agile and similar methodologies
  • Supporting production processing by troubleshooting and resolving issues that arise around data processing, performance and set-up
  • Developing and maintaining the software responsible for the manipulation of data including parsing, matching loading and publishing. streamline, introduce efficiencies, eliminate errors and increase accuracy
  • Designing, developing and maintaining efficient and robust ETL workflows which produce data extracts and process feeds between various internal and third-party partners
  • Troubleshooting, testing and maintaining the core product software and databases to ensure strong optimization and functionality
  • Contributing in all phases of the development lifecycle, including participating in Pull request process for peer code review
  • Following industry best practices

You might be a good fit if you have:

  • 4+ years of full-stack web development
  • 3+ years of database design and development, specifically with Postgres and Python
  • 3+ years working with web frameworks such as Flask, Django or Tornado
  • BS/MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject or equivalent experience
  • Data integration and a good understanding of ETL, data warehousing, and data mart concepts
  • Solid understanding of relational databases and SQL
  • Working with technologies such as HTML, CSS, and Javascript
  • Git or other version control tools
  • RestFul API design and integrations 
  • Automation and continuous integrations 
  • Agile environment and testing frameworks (eg. unittest/pytest)
  • Comfortable with basic shell scripting in a Unix environment 
  • Development with Celery or experience with pub/sub pattern (ie.RabbitMQ)
  • Knowledge of AWS or similar cloud computing platforms
  • ORM Implementation (SQLAlchemy)
  • Deploy web infrastructure using Apache, Nginx, gunicorn, or u WSGI 
  • Familiarity with scheduling frameworks, preferably Airflow

EOE Committed to Diversity

Sapphire Digital is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of any legally protected class, including without limitation, race, color, religion, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, military service eligibility, veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status, and disability. If you need assistance or an accommodation in the hiring process we're more than happy to accommodate.