Senior Software Engineer (Python)

Location: Seattle, WA
If you want to grow your career by exploring challenging problem spaces like machine learning, big data and ‘simply’ writing responsive and elegant software that performs at enormous scale, we’d love to hear from you! 
 
You’ll be:
Tackling interesting data storage, access, and presentation problems
Collecting the right data from the web about brand and product content in context, and filtering that data down to the specific incidences that are of concern to our customers
Interpreting signals to determine whether following a link is likely to be interesting along with a typical spectrum of web crawling concerns
Increasingly incorporate machine learning and natural language processing for identification of content in the future
 
You have:
Bachelor’s degree in computer science or equivalent experience/training
At least 5 years of software development experience
Experience in taking potentially underspecified tasks and challenges and working with stakeholders to clarify and create solutions
Excellent communication skills
An enthusiasm for learning and solving problems
A desire to invest in yourself and a team over time
Experience with some of the following: Python, S3, DynamoDB, Redis, MySQL in RDS (If you are a smart engineer that can identify shared concepts and quickly adapt to the new stack, that works.  You don’t have to have all of the above technologies.)
 
This is a full time role based in downtown Seattle with our client.
 
We're Rooster Park, and we're a boutique consulting and recruiting agency obsessed with finding the right fits for a small set of partners. You can learn more at http://www.roosterpark.com/. Hope to hear from you!
 
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