Sr Software Engineer

Short Description

Gartner is looking for a Sr Software Engineer who has Experience building scalable data models and performing complex relational database queries using SQL (Oracle, MySQL, Postgres), etc.

Job Description

About this role:
Software Development position responsible for design, implementation, and support of Python-based web applications to help fulfill our Research & Consulting Delivery strategy.

What you'll do: 
  • Establish methodologies for quickly rolling out new data analysis capabilities for standalone data-driven products and service to support our associates.
  • Have end-to-end responsibility for leading projects focused on extracting, merging, analyzing and managing large sets of data across multiple, disparate databases
  • Be able to transform unstructured raw data in to formats suitable for modeling
  • Demonstrate deep knowledge of and ability to operationalize, leading data technologies and best practices
  • Be responsible for maintaining project plans, clean code, and well-written documentation
  • Be able to work in teams and collaborate with stakeholders to define requirements
  • Make decisions independently on analytical problems and methods
  • Be able to identify and suggest novel areas of future work for themselves or the team
  • Be able to work in a globally distributed team in an Agile/Scrum approach

What you'll need:
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Applied Statistics, or a related field
  • 5+ years of data engineering or other data-intensive development experience
  • Experience processing large amounts of structured and unstructured data
  • Advanced knowledge of Python programming language
  • Experience building scalable data models and performing complex relational database queries using SQL (Oracle, MySQL, Postgres), etc.
  • Experience with Python ORMs like SQLAlchemy and Python libraries like Pandas, Scikit-Learn, Numpy, NLTK, and Scipy
  • Knowledge of algorithms and statistics and at least some experience in data mining, machine learning, and natural language processing
  • Familiarity with web analytics tools (e.g. Google Analytics, etc.) and Big Data tools like Spark, Hadoop, EMR, Kafka
  • Knowledge of integration and web services technologies (HTTP, SOAP, REST, XML, JSON)
  • Familiarity working on Cloud platforms like AWS.
  • Scrum software development methodology experience is a plus
  • Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to detect and resolve data/analytics quality issues

Who you are:
Effective time management skills and ability to meet deadlines
Excellent communications skills interacting with technical and business audience's
Excellent organization, multitasking, and prioritization skills
Must possess a willingness and aptitude to embrace new technologies/ideas and master concepts rapidly.
Intellectual curiosity, passion for technology and keeping up with new trends
Delivering project work on-time within budget with high quality

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