Python Workflows Developer

at DivIHN Integration Inc
Location Lemont, IL
Date Posted May 18, 2021
Category Default
Job Type Full-time


DivIHN (pronounced Divine) is a nationally-recognized Business Technology Solutions and Staffing services provider headquartered in Chicago. Since our formation in 2002, we have been trusted by Fortune 500 organizations to help them locate and hire best-in-class talent through our Award-winning Professional Workforce Solutions program. 
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One of our BEST F500 customers has engaged us to help them hire a Python Workflows Developer to be available to work out of their office in Lemont, Illinois; details can be found below.
6 months
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This Contract Position is with one of our Direct Clients. Please submit resumes to Remya-mremya(at)divihn(dot)com or call (630) 847 7118 with any questions.

Job Title: Python Workflows Developer

Location: Lemont,IL (Remote)

Duration:6 Months (Possibility of extending the contract)


Seek a motivated and talented senior software developer with significant experience in Python development. The contractor will join the Balsam and Parsl workflow teams at ANL and work to integrate portions of these systems to meet the near real-time computing needs of users at experimental facilities at Client. This is expected to involve workflow specification in Parsl and Balsam, development of software to exchange job definitions and results between the systems, and execution and monitoring of jobs in the database, as well as application to one or more particular scientific use cases.

BOA Classification / Level: Per appendix C of the BOA, this should be classed as Internet Development Products, Level III.

Qualifications: The following are key skills / experience for this position in order of priority. Resumes that do not possess all, or at least most, of these skills should not be presented for consideration.

Required skills and technologies

  • Python development experience on large code bases
  • Python event and database frameworks experience
  • High performance computing experience
    • Some background with batch scheduling
    • Experience with HPC workflows: software development, stacks, solve/runs, schedulers and integrations.
  • Source code control, particularly Git experience: issue tracking, labeling, reporting, prioritization, merging, diffing
  • Testing: Unit tests and larger-scale functional tests embedded in a CI environment

Interpersonal skills

  • Small and remote team experience, taking guidance from a larger group of stakeholders and implementing changes within a small group of developers
  • Ability to communicate openly and often with teammates and remain open to new ideas

Desirable skills and background

  • Experience with scientific applications
  • CI/CD workflows: Git, GitHub, Gitlab, pipeline/control scripts
  • CI/CD pipelines, HPC container technologies

About us:
DivIHN, the 'IT Asset Performance Services' organization, provides Professional Consulting, Custom Projects, and Professional Resource Augmentation services to clients in the Mid-West and beyond. The strategic characteristics of the organization are Standardization, Specialization, and Collaboration.

DivIHN is an equal opportunity employer. DivIHN does not and shall not discriminate against any employee or qualified applicant on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status.