Senior Python Developer in Chicago at Vaco

Date Posted: 2/23/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Python Developer

Required Skills & Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree (STEM preferred)
  • 3+ years minimum programming experience
  • Python required (or similar such as Scala)
  • Focus on data engineering/analytics
  • Quick learners and life-long learners
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to interact with customers

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Python (or Scala or other functional programming experience)
  • AWS, Lambda Functions, Microservices a huge plus
  • CICD (Docker, Jenkins, Kubernetes)
  • Cassandra, MongoDB, Azure CosmosDB, AWS Redshift, AWS Dynamo
  • Kafka and/or Confluent experience
  • Hadoop, Spark, or other streaming experience
  • Experience working on the full SDLC
  • Consulting experience

What You Will Be Doing

  • 45% Hands On Coding
  • 45% Data Engineering
  • 10% Domestic Travel


  • $130-140K
  • Candidates must be able to work legally in the US without a need for current or future sponsorship

You will receive the following benefits:

  • Medical Insurance & Flex Spending Account (FSA)
  • 401(k)
  • Paid Sick Time Leave
  • Pre-tax Commuter Benefits
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Annual bonus
  • Growth and mentoring

Job Requirements

Senior Python Developer programming Scala RDBMS data engineering analytics AWS Lambda microservices CICD Docker Jenkins Kubernetes Kafka confluent hadoop spark redshift cosmosDB