Sr. Back End Engineer – Python

Sr. Back End Engineer - Python

30-07-21
N/A Id: 15856 - Permanent

IT/IQ Tech Recruiters is seeking a Sr. Back End Engineer – Python to join our client in Toronto, ON.

 

Why work with our client?

  • Competitive rates
  • Centrally located
  • Transit accessible

 

Responsibilities

  • Planning and estimation of development tasks as part of the SCRUM team and strive for accuracy while meeting deadlines
  • Implement solutions as per technical design for new features and changes to existing components
  • Participate in the full development lifecycle of new functionality and enhancements to existing applications
  • Commitment to producing high quality, highly performing and robust software within agreed time estimates and to agreed quality standards
  • Participate in changes, and continuous improvements to existing software development, testing and deployment processes
  • Ability to work hands on in a fast-paced, agile work environment supporting your colleagues as required
  • Ability to work in a team and collaborate with multiple business and technical teams

 

Top Skills Required

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or other relevant discipline or equivalent work experience
  • 5+ years’ experience in software development, ideally several years of which were working with functional programming e.g. Python and/or OO with the JAVA stack
  • Experience working with high volume event processing using Kafka is desired
  • Experience working for a developer audience is desired
  • Experience working in a cross functional Scrum team in an agile environment
  • Strong database and MySQL development experience
  • Be flexible and hardworking both independently and as part of a team
  • A willingness and enthusiasm to improve and develop new skills and learn new technologies
  • Work with Amazon Web Services technologies
  • Excellent interpersonal and written and verbal communication skills
  • CI/CD and test automation experience
  • Experience with Linux systems and containerization
  • Some automated builds and deployments experience.
  • Solid English communication skills
  • 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.