Python Developer

New York, NY, USA

Ranked as #12 on Forbes’ List of 25 Fastest Growing Public Tech Companies for 2017, EPAM is committed to providing our global team of over 25,900+ EPAMers with inspiring careers from day one. EPAMers lead with passion and honesty, and think creatively. Our people are the source of our success and we value collaboration, try to always understand our customers’ business, and strive for the highest standards of excellence. No matter where you are located, you’ll join a dedicated, diverse community that will help you discover your fullest potential.

DESCRIPTION


You are curious, persistent, logical and clever – a true techie at heart. You enjoy living by the code of your craft and developing elegant solutions for complex problems. If this sounds like you, this could be the perfect opportunity to join EPAM as a Python Developer. Scroll down to learn more about the position’s responsibilities and requirements.

What You’ll Do

  • As part of a high profile team, you’ll create develop and maintain content management tools;
  • Develop an internal tool to provide manage global entertainment rights for a large content sharing platform;
  • Full stack web development with Big Data touchpoints;
  • Gather requirements from business users;
  • Design, implement, test and launch solutions;
  • Support business users of the developed systems.

What You Have

  • Degree in Computer Science or equivalent;
  • Having 5+ years Python (as backend implementation language) project development experience;
  • Experience in end to end design and development (Full stack experience) of web-based applications;
  • Background in Java is beneficial;
  • Strong hands-on knowledge with front-end development skills with HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery;
  • Exposure to JavaScript based frameworks would be preferred (for example Angular JS, Closure, React JS, jQuery);
  • Knowledge of common databases for example, MySQL;
  • Knowledge of NOSQL databases would be an added advantage;
  • Some background and experience with Python is desirable;
  • Excellent debugging skills, able to debug complex technical issues involving multiple system components;
  • Strong communication skills and good command of English;
  • Excellent technical writing skills;
  • Able to work under pressure, independently and proactively in a fast-paced team environment with multiple deadlines;
  • Willing to take challenges, able to work independently as well as in teams.

What We Offer

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance (Subsidized);
  • Health Savings Account;
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (Healthcare, Dependent Care, Commuter);
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability (Company Provided);
  • Life and AD&D Insurance (Company Provided);
  • Employee Assistance Program;
  • Matched 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan;
  • Paid Time Off;
  • Legal Plan and Identity Theft Protection;
  • Accident Insurance;
  • Employee Discounts;
  • Pet Insurance.