Senior Python Developer (Full Time Permanent Remote Work Opportunity)

  • BDO
  • Greater Toronto, ON, ON
  • Nov 22, 2020

Job Description

Lixar, fueled by BDO Canada, is looking for a dynamic and dedicated Senior Python Developer to join our remote Canadian team. As a Senior Python Developer, you will be part of a team supporting and participating in the ongoing development of leading edge applications running on Microsoft Azure Cloud. The ideal candidate will be a senior technical resource with a background in data-driven software development and a solid knowledge of architecture both on-premise and in the cloud. As a Senior Python Developer, you have: + Professional Python development experience + Demonstrable experience with Azure services such as : Azure SQL, Azure Data Lake Storage Gen 2, Azure Cosmos DB, Azure Kubernetes Service + Demonstrated ability and flexibility to manage time and priorities effectively + Experience working on enterprise level projects that involved at least four team members + Demonstrable experience interfacing with clients in extracting use cases and deriving requirements + Experience in executing large-scale software solutions + Excellent research and documentation skills + Working experience with common python libraries/frameworks (pandas, numpy, flask, behave, etc) + Working experience developing, maintaining and deploying custom Python packages (setuptools, wheels, eggs). + Ability to test new and existing code using standard Python testing libraries (E.g. pytest) + Excellent communication skills with the ability to convey complex technical solutions to various levels of the organization + A keen understanding and application of Python development best practices. Preferably, you also have: + Architect Certification on a major cloud platform (GCP, Azure, or AWS) + Professional working with technologies such as; Databricks (Spark), Elasticsearch, Kafka, Hadoop or Synapse (SQLDW, ADF, ADLS, AAS) + Some exposure to data science and the creation of machine learning pipelines + Familiar with ONNX runtime for working with and building ML models + Working experience with Jupyter Notebook As the ideal candidate, you: + Communicate exceptionally well with management, peers, and clients + Have high attention to detail and commitment to quality How do we define success for your role? + You demonstrate BDO's core values through all aspect of your work: Integrity, Respect and Collaboration + You understand your client’s industry, challenges, and opportunities; client describe you as positive, professional, and delivering high quality work + You identify, recommend, and are focused on effective service delivery to your clients + You share in an inclusive and engaging work environment that develops, retains & attracts talent + You actively participate in the adoption of digital tools and strategies to drive an innovative workplace + You grow your expertise through learning and professional development. Why BDO? Our firm is committed to providing an environment where you can be successful in the following ways: + We enable you to engage with the firm's strategic plan, and be a key contributor to the success and growth of the firm. + We help you be the best professional you can be in our services, industries and markets. + Achieve your personal goals outside of the office and make an impact on your community. Giving back, it adds up: Where company meets community. BDO is actively involved in our communities by supporting local charity initiatives. We support staff with local and national events where you will be given the opportunity to contribute to your community. Total rewards that matter: We pay for performance with competitive total cash compensation that recognizes and rewards your contribution. We provide flexible benefits from day one, and a market leading personal time off policy. We are committed to supporting your overall wellness beyond working hours, and provide reimbursement for wellness initiatives that fit your lifestyle. Everyone counts: We believe every employee should have the opportunity to participate and succeed. Through leadership by our Chief Inclusion and Diversity Officer, we are committed to a workplace culture of respect, inclusion, and diversity. We recognize and celebrate the valuable differences among each of us, including race, religious beliefs, physical or mental disabilities, age, place of origin, marital status, family status, gender or gender identity and sexual orientation. If you require accommodation to complete the application process, please contact us. Ready to make your mark at BDO? Click “Apply now” to send your up-to-date resume to one of our Talent Acquisition Specialists. To explore other opportunities at BDO, check out our careers page. #LI-MM1 System ID: 2020-10346 Job Type (EN): Full Time Job Industry (Choose up to 3 industries) (EN): Business and Professional Services, Computer Software, Technology Services Post End Date: 2/28/2021