Senior Python Developer

  • Full time
  • Prague
  • Posted 2 months ago


Job Description

Are you interested being a Senior Python Developer within our Applications Re-Architecture Team, working with various teams across the entire company? As a Senior Python Developer not only will you be actively improving the applications, you will also be moving them to AWS Cloud. You would be involved in the project involving pharmaceutical data and applications supporting research, manufacturing, sales, internal software development and other departments.

If you are ready, make a difference and apply today! We are seeking an experienced Software Developer with additional exposure to Cloud(AWS), Backend (Python) and System integration.

Competencies and skills:

  • solid knowledge of engineering and development procedures

  • CICD / Gitflow

  • comfortable to expand code for existing test tools/solutions

  • ​Proficient with one or more:

  • Python

  • SQL, Bash

  • Familiar with:

  • version control (Git/Stash/GitHub)

  • issue tracking systems (Jira)

  • DevOps tools: Jenkins, Terraform, Ansible, Docker, Robot

  • familiarity with basic SDLC (software development lifecycle) concepts is a plus

  • experience with HPC concepts and environment e.g:

    PBS / UGE


  • AWS specific :

  • Ec2/RDS/S3

  • Batch, Lambda, Glue, Aws, boto3, cmdline tools

  • IAM, CloudWatch, Secrets Manager

  • Ansible/Teraform/CloudFormation

  • Soft skills

  • Solid Technical English, able to clearly communicate problems and solutions.

  • Good problem-solving, time-management skills

  • Good interpersonal, communication skills

  • Ability to troubleshoot and think critically

  • What we offer

  • Competitive salary

  • Position in leading global healthcare company

  • Global projects, international environment

  • Opportunity to learn and grow professionally within the company globally

  • Representative office

  • Wide range of benefits

  • Flexible working hours, home office

  • Yearly Bonus based on company and personal performance

  • Pension and health insurance contributions

  • Edenred Benefits + meal vouchers

  • Internal reward system – INSPIRE – with redeeming option as services, goods or vouchers

  • Up to date laptop and iPhone mobile device

  • Current Employees apply

    Current Contingent Workers apply

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