Senior Python Developer (SME)

at Kforce Technology
Location Kansas City, MO
Date Posted October 28, 2021
Category Default
Job Type Full-time



Kforce is looking for two Senior Python Developers (SME) for a short term, remote contract opportunity with a large financial organization in the Kansas City, MO area.

Day to day Responsibilities:

  • The Senior Python Developer is responsible for the technical/systems analysis, design, development, unit testing, system integration testing, implementation and support of software applications, using existing and emerging technology platforms
  • Collaborating with IT, work with the business to obtain the necessary clarity of the requirements at a function point context
  • Work with project managers, sponsors and other stakeholders to develop and plan technical strategies, agree upon project priorities and deliver applications that support business requirements
  • Testing of applications prior to code release to Quality Assurance
  • Provides functional/technical leadership to own team and to other teams
  • Technical consultant/ mentor within own group and to other technical groups
  • The Senior Python Developer approves technical and functional documentation
  • Directs process for determining Deliverables, resources, and schedules
  • Ensures that technical components adhere to technical standards and guidelines
  • Defines resource requirements and allocations, monitors and improves quality, and ensures 'best practice' development techniques
  • Directs, motivates and develops staff, maximizing their individual contribution and their ability to function effectively with their team
  • Works closely with client departments in development and implementation of application programs having direct impact on the business
  • Senior Python Developer works closely with third party technology vendors to trouble shoot complex technical issues