Senior Full Stack Python Developer & Network Engineer – REMOTE

at Simple Solutions
Published February 27, 2024
Location Jacksonville, FL
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


Job Description
Senior Full Stack Python Developer & Network Engineer - REMOTE

6-12+ Months


WWT/State Street Bank

The Networks team is seeking a Full Stack Python Developer and Network Engineer to further enhance the capabilities of our Network Automation Application. The objective is to provide self-service end-to-end Network Automation including automated testing in our most critical areas of focus. A very talented python developer who knows nothing about Networks could still help us, but a very talented Network Engineer who knows only basic python would not be helpful.

The scope will be to collaborate with the existing development team to enhance current solutions and help architect new solutions while adhering to the companies' standards for Software Development and Network Automation. All development work will be done within the State Street Network using State Street tools, following State Street SDLC standards alongside daily collaboration with the State Street development team.

Skills Required:
Sr. Level Python Experience w/ Automation
Sr. Level Networking Experience (Network Engineering)
• Experience providing user interfaces to build devices properly.
• Experience writing infrastructure as code
• Experience Automating Infrastructure as code
• Firewall experience
• Security experience: being able to put guard rails on and automate for users
• Experience connecting devices to API's.
• Core Python Exposure: Candidate must be versed from basic to complex Python coding
• Experience as part of a Network Management System
• Exposure utilizing repository's (Github/Gitlab)
• Experience writing proper algorithms, error handling and infrastructure writing.
• Assist and lead in the design and implementation for new architecture within the application that enhances the team's ability to deliver a resilient product to the Network Team and other stakeholders.
• Develop modular tests, code, and documentation for new features that are required.
• Participate in agile ceremonies and other relevant project related meetings which occur.
• Communicate with Network Engineers and other stake-holders to understand technical engineering requirements and acceptance criteria. Key kills in order of importance:

• Backend

• Python (advanced, most important by far)
• Writing custom libraries for re-usable code
• Parallel programming
• Proper algorithms for error handling
• Custom APIs (i.e. FastAPI)
• Database
• SQL (using a relational database such as Oracle or Postgress)
• Front End
• Django web framework
• HTML/CSS/Bootstrap/React
• Understanding json data
• Connecting to API's (i.e. connect to a network element API such as Palo Alto, Infoblox).
• Mid to advanced understanding of Network systems so they can understand how to automate.