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Senior Python Developer

Job Description

CLIENT - Senior Python Developer

My client is an exciting new player within the data and cloud space and are now seeking a Senior Python Developer with Cloud experience, preferably within a GCP environment to come on-board. The appointed Senior Python Developer will join on a contract basis and will work closely with the Data Engineers to extract and make accessible customer data for analysis and exploration. The successful Senior Python Developer should have strong experience with building out SaaS platforms and be capable of hitting the ground running.


  • Work collaboratively with the Data Science teams to quickly provision and make accessible customer and 3rd party data for analysis and exploration
  • Develop reusable cloud native data services to build out our SaaS Decision Science platform
  • Design, implement and operate large-scale, high-volume, high-performance data structures for analytics and data science


  • Bachelor's degree (with honours) or equivalent/better strongly preferred, but substantial relevant experience could substitute
  • A minimum of 3-5 years commercial experience of Python development
  • Experience with Cloud technologies, preferably GCP, but AWS and Azure also of interest
  • Experience with deploying using CI/CD and DevOps practices

£400-£450 a day

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