Lead Software Engineer – Python

Dear Candidate:

We have been retained by an award-winning digital consultancy to find them a  Lead Software Engineer – Python. My client focuses on technology strategy with business objectives, leverage technology excellence to deliver superior results, engage customers on the web and mobile projects, and help them run their business in the cloud. Their core areas of expertise are UX, CMS, CRM, Commerce, Azure, and AWS.

Title Lead Software Engineer – Python
Location Remote
Duration 6+ months contract
Salary Market, Dependent on Qualification (DOQ)
Start date Immediate
Visa GC Holder, EAD, U.S. Citizens, and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply

Please send me your resume and your C2C/W2 contract pay rate expectations to Rachana Shah (rachana@optizmglobal.com) 

Job Description

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Lead the delivery of high quality, innovative, flexible, cost-optimized, and scalable technical solutions that meet business requirements
  • Design, Develop, test, and maintain software applications with MVC architectures, Microservices, and scalable cloud-native apps.
  • Perform hands-on coding and provide thoughtful code reviews
  • Mentor and lead team members to continuously improve quality and productivity of deliverables
  • Demonstrate ability to work within an agile team as well as collaborate with many other teams on design and implementation strategies. Follow
  • SCRUM Agile Development methodology
  • Effective Communication Skills- An ability to express your ideas to the recipient & Co-ordinate and communicate with the cross-functional team along with the client’s team
  • Problem Solving, Hustler – Get Stuff Done, Self-Disciplined Open-minded, User-Focused, Adaptive
  • Lean Principles & Analytical Thinking
  • Project planning, timelines, and milestones for execution and deliverables
  • Participate in the Evaluation Review of your team member

 Primary Skills

  • Expert in Python, with hands-on experience on Flask
  • Expert in server-side programming should be able to implement complex business logic.
  • Good understanding of the threading limitations of Python, and multi-process architecture.
  • Good understanding of fundamental design principles behind a scalable application.
  • Knowledge of event-driven programming in Python.
  • Experience with SQL databases like MySQL or Postgresql (preferable).
  • Experience using an ORM in Python, like SQLAlchemy
  • Experience in implementing RESTful API/HTTP/JSON`
  • Knowledge of AWS cloud and python Boto lib.
  • Strong unit test and debugging skills.
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools Like Git.
  • Good understanding of Linux OS.

Secondary Skills

  • AWS Services: EC2, S3, CloudFront, Beanstalk, RDS
  • Web Sockets
  • Docker
  • Serverless using AWS Lambda

Please send me your resume and your C2C/W2 contract pay rate expectations to Rachana Shah (rachana@optizmglobal.com) 

To apply for this job email your details to optizmglobal@gmail.com

Anshuman Sinha

I am an Entrepreneur and Angel Investor. Board Member of TiE SoCal Angels Fund, and CEO @ Optizm Global, the executive search firm. We are a Right Fit Recruitment & Placement Agency.

I'm the Co-Founder of "StartupSteroid" the platform to connect founders with investors.

I am also the President of TiE SoCal, a non-profit, global community welcoming entrepreneurs from all over the world. We believe in the power of ideas to change the face of entrepreneurship and growing business through our five pillars: Mentoring, networking, Education, Incubating, and Funding. Our presence is in 14 countries with 62 chapters, 15K members, and 3K Investors & Mentors As an Angel Investor I look for Business Plan, Cashflow, Core Team, Board of Advisors, Secure IP, Quality Investors, Monetization Models, USP, Scalability, Strong Returns, Growth Market, and Board Role.