Lead Python Software Engineer in New York, NY at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 3/21/2020

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Job Description

Title:  Lead Python Software Engineer
Location: Position can sit in NYC or Princeton, NJ
Duration:  6 month Contract to Hire


Client is looking for an experienced Lead Python Developer to join our team. An ideal candidate will be a key player in the growth and development of this brand new platform. Not only will they play a significant role in the planning, development and deployment of the product, but they will also aid in the internal management and growth of the team. They should be comfortable handling new challenges involving emerging technologies. The candidate must follow best practices for software development and has experience building reusable and maintainable application code for future projects.
Ideal candidates will have development experience working with Python as well as front-end technologies such as JavaScript and HTML/CSS. Development experience with cloud platforms such as Amazon Web Services (AWS), Azure or Google Cloud is an absolute must. They will have a mix of development and technical leadership duties so previous leadership experience is a must.
Required Skills & Experience
  • Demonstrated ability to lead a software engineering team while working closely with product management, quality assurance and business analysts.
  • Hands on experience developing with Python and frameworks such as Flask and Django
  • Industry experience using JavaScript and its modern frameworks such as ReactJS and Angular
  • Strong experience working with Amazon Web Services (AWS), Azure or Google Cloud platforms
  • Experience working with various SQL and NoSQL technologies
  • Take leadership role in collecting and documenting product requirements alongside the product management organization and translate them to a technical design
  • Proven experience working with an Agile framework mindset
Desired Skills & Experience
  • Desire to work with a highly collaborative team located onshore and offshore
  • Strong interpersonal and written communications skills
  • Solid experience building and designing highly scalable and fault tolerant systems
  • Prior experience building a strong software engineering team
  • Domain knowledge in financial services industry is a big plus

Be a part of the ConsultNet difference. As a leading national provider of IT staffing and solutions, ConsultNet delivers exceptional services to startup, midmarket and Fortune 1000 companies across North America. Since 1996, we've partnered with clients to create rewarding opportunities for our consultants, successfully building teams that have surefire results.
In the past two years alone, we have placed more than 1,500 consultants in contract, contract-to-hire, or direct placement opportunities. We understand communication is key to finding the right job that matches your skills and career goals. For us, it's not just the work that we do; it's how we do the work. Our breadth of offerings extends to multiple IT positions in major markets throughout the country, see more at www.consultnet.com