Randstad Jr. Python Developer in Houston, Texas

Jr. Python Developer

job details:

  • location:Houston, TX

  • date posted:Wednesday, December 5, 2018

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Finance and Insurance

  • reference:659554

job description

Jr. Python Developer

job summary:

We are currently seeking a 12 month contract for a Jr./ Mid Level Python Developer for the Houston, TX area.

location: Houston, Texas

job type: Contract

work hours: 8am to 5pm

education: Bachelors



  • Writing modular, reusable components to liaise between external sources of data, internal tools and databases

  • Maintaining the cleanliness and centrality of the Python codebase

  • Porting of legacy code into Python where appropriate

  • Able to translate business requirements into a technical delivery following existing patterns where possible



  • 1-5 years of enterprise-level coding experience in Python

  • Experience scraping websites (Beautiful Soup, Selenium preferred)

  • Oracle / PL SQL development experience including stored procedures

  • Strong understating of object oriented design, design patterns, SOA architectures

  • Past experience working in an Agile/Scrum environment

  • Proficient understanding of peer-reviewing, code versioning, and bug/issue tracking tools.

  • Development experience implementing solutions utilizing cloud technologies like AWS is preferred

  • Commodities/Energy Industry experience desired

  • Familiarity with containerization solutions like Docker and Kubernetes is a plus


  • Team player

  • Self-motivated with the ability to prioritize, meet deadlines, and manage changing priorities

  • Able to work in a high pressure on-call environment with changing priorities

  • Proactive and customer focused "make it work" mentality

  • Highly responsive, energetic and enthusiastic

  • Resourceful and able to think creatively and adapt

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