Python Developer

Python Developer

N/A Id: 14606 - Permanent

IT/IQ Tech Recruiters is seeking a Python Developer to join our client in Toronto, ON.


Why work with our client?

  • Competitive rates
  • Centrally located
  • Transit accessible



  • You will primarily help in designing, implementing, deploying, testing and maintaining essential software components that will aid in growing our informatics platforms.
  • You will work with a group of talented engineers to develop the pipelines that bring multidimensional data from a large variety of sources into the data platform, and play an active role in evolving our products, processes, and data technology. 
  • As a senior Software Engineer, you will help to direct the Software development and system design as well as provide leadership and guidance in all team development efforts for successful project delivery and platform support, leveraging the industry best practice.
  • Your developer skills will also be used in assisting us to incorporate DevOps methodologies that facilitate automating and streamlining large scale data processing pipelines; building, testing, and maintaining the production environment. 


Top Skills Required

  • 3+ years in a team lead capacity for a mid-sized Software team with a strong focus on end-to-end product development process, including the requirement elicitation, task decomposition, release planning, change control, testing, deployment, and the final product release.
  • 8+ years of professional Software development experience in a diverse set of technology disciplines 
  • 5+ years of Python programming and RESTFul API development experience, knowing Java would be an asset
  • Strong working knowledge of modern architectural patterns or styles, Microservice in particular.  
  • Experience with event sourcing, distributed transaction strategy, messaging queues such as RabbitMQ, Kafka 
  • Solid working experience with data ingestion, ETL and workflow management tools such as Apache Airflow, storage and compute in relational (RDBMS) and NoSQL (Elastic, Neo4j) architectures
  • Experience with virtualization and Docker ecosystems, knowledge with Kubernetes is highly desired
  • Experience with Big Data ecosystem, such as HDFS, Knox, Hive, Atlas, and Spark
  • Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and cloud services with working experience with AWS
  • Knowledge of best practices and IT operations in a high-availability environment
  • Strong troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • Other Skills:
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Can deal with ambiguity and manage requests for change
  • Comfortable in a high pressure, deadline-oriented environment
  • Willingness and ability to work on multiple projects at the same time
  • Demonstrated ability to work within a collaborative team across multiple disciplines
  • Willingness to research and learn new approaches and technologies
  • Must be legally eligible to work in Canada


Why work with us?

  • Build a long-term relationship with an experienced recruitment expert
  • Access to the ‘hidden’ job market – opportunities across Canada that aren’t posted on job boards
  • Get a high-level understanding of market dynamics affecting your industry
  • Gain insight into the culture of the company you’re applying for before submitting your profile


About Us

IT/IQ Tech Recruiters provides contract and permanent IT recruitment services to employers across Canada. We have a specialized approach to recruiting, segmenting our recruitment teams into specialty practice areas focusing on Development, PMO, Infrastructure and BI/CRM/ERP skill sets.

This approach enables our recruiters to become specialists; they know the market and work hard to understand each candidates’ capabilities, goals, career ambitions and quickly present them with the best possible opportunities.  We are committed to helping candidates develop their careers and to helping our clients grow their business and complete important projects successfully.


We create opportunities for IT Professionals to empower business.