Contract Sr. Python Engineer
We, at Catalina Marketing, are in need of a Sr. Python Developer for 3 6 months to create highly sophisticated scripting in OO classes (cron) for our coupon campaigns.* Also using SQLite, Oracle, and Netezza.* Prefer someone who has at least 3-5 years of Python and database experience.* The other skills are secondary. SKILLS/EXPERIENCE: 5+ years related experience with Python (C and other scripting languages, such as Korn shell and*awk*are a plus) Knowledge of Linux and UNIX Knowledge of Microsoft operating systems Experience using Oracle * * JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: Application Development: Performs the following activities: requirements definition for medium-large sized enhancements, design, development, testing and implementation Gains necessary input/approval of requirements and design and participates in code reviews and may perform code review for others Ensures applications meet requirements and has few bugs Develops system and user documentation Researches solutions, develops alternatives and make recommendations Production Support: Supports the operations of existing applications When on call, provides timely response and resolution of emergency production questions, issues and defects Adheres to a production support process Application Maintenance: Works on periodic maintenance releases of applications, including enhancements and defects May identify design improvements Business Alignment: Involves users in the development/maintenance of applications (e.g., requirements, testing) Understands how users use their applications Managing Employees: Coaches less experienced teammates Creates documentation to aid in others' learning If applicable, provides supervision and ensures quality and timeliness of others' deliverables Managing Work: Understands scope, priority and timelines for assigned work Manages workload to deliver quality deliverables that meet requirement Communicates status of assignments to supervisor Notifies supervisor of issues that impact productivity or ability to meet expectations Adheres to CSF processes in completing assignments Follows standards/uses standard toolsets Assists Manager in tracking progress, prioritizing work, developing time estimates and work plans and assisting less experienced team members Resolves issues or escalates to Manager, if necessary Identifies opportunities to improve existing conditions and processes & implements solutions Creative in problem solving Does not miss important items Does not need to be told the same thing multiple times Checks work in to central repositories * * EDUCATION: Bachelor's Degree or equivalent related experience * ABOUT CATALINA: * The world is changing, consumers are changing and so is Catalina- we are becoming a consumer-centric, multi-channel, loyalty company, committed to helping manufacturer and retail brands deliver unprecedented performance by unleashing the power to know, engage and empower the worlds consumers. With integrated in and out-of-store marketing platforms, Catalina pioneers breakthrough consumer loyalty solutions that transform the shopping experience. We have the unique ability to listen, understand and respond to consumers over time, and we are creating ways to connect with her whenever, wherever, and however she chooses on her path to purchase. Catalina leverages the world's largest, transaction-level, shopper-data warehouse to develop, deliver, and measure consumer and patient-driven engagements. With average promotional response rates of 6.8% - one of the highest in the industry, only Catalina knows the evolving buying decisions and individual needs of shoppers. Catalina uses this understanding to create customized, measurable campaigns that motivate high-value consumers to try new products, increase consumption and stay loyal to brands. Catalina Health adopts similar methodologies working to improve behaviors one health consumer at a timewith highly relevant and personalized messages. At Catalina, we have the privilege of helping people make the best choices for themselves and their families. This purpose is at the heart of Catalinas transformational change. Catalina is based in St. Petersburg, Florida, with operations in the US, Europe and Japan. To learn more, please visit* www.CatalinaMarketing.com . The intent of this job description is to describe the major duties and responsibilities performed by incumbents of this job. Incumbents may be required to perform other job-related tasks other than those specifically presented in this description. All duties and responsibilities are essential job functions and requirements and are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. N/A
Related projectsSearch for freelance jobs
can’t wait for more clients
and advertising. Thank you."