Sr. Software Engineer | Python, SQL | 65-80/hr | Remote

at Vaco Technology
Published August 16, 2022
Location Nashville, TN
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


Title: Sr. Software Engineer - Python, SQL
Why is this position open? Rapid growth
Pay/Salary/Benefits/Perks: $65-80/HR, 6-month CTH
Work from Home Policy: 100% remote
Work Environment/culture:

  • They refer to themselves as a Product-focused company, as opposed to an IT department.
  • R&D type shop; similar to Google in that they encourage the research mindset
  • Very laid back culture, start-up vibe with enterprise money backing them.

Best Personality Match for this Role: Someone with strong business aptitude who cares about the product they're building.

Project Scope:

    • This role will be working on the Core Data Management (CDM) team at a large healthcare PMO. The client has many new items with new packaging all the time, so this team focuses on item data, categorizing data, and scaling data validation. They modeled their data product to be exactly like Walmart's product (Walmart Labs), and they treat data validation like a product as well. Applying modern data techniques. Currently lots of manual processes. Use data sampling and machine learning algorithms on top.
    • Role will be:
      • 40% full-stack Python development developing on web app. (They use Vue.js for front end)
      • 40% back-end Python focus of using Python for moving data around, transformation/manipulation of data with analytics on top.
      • 20% in SQL for data manipulation/data processing
    • The developers are given an outcome to deliver which they call an OKR. So they're not given a certain timeline to deliver and they're not metric heavy. They are given a problem to solve and they figure out how to solve it. They said they want developers that care about the problems. Not someone that just takes requirements from stakeholders.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • 7+ years experience
  • Full stack development experience in Python
  • Very strong in T-SQL development
  • SQL performance tweaking
  • Data processing
  • Experience mentoring junior/mid developers
  • U.S Citizen or GCH