Lixar is looking for a
Senior Python Developer

Senior Python Developer
  • Remote & Coast-to-Coast

Lixar, fuelled by BDO is looking for a Senior Python Developer to join our remote Canadian team.  As a Senior Python Developer you will be part of a team supporting and participating in the ongoing development of leading edge applications running on Microsoft Azure Cloud.  The ideal candidate will be a senior technical resource with a background in data-driven software development and a solid knowledge of architecture both on-premise and in the cloud. 

What you must have:

  • Strong professional Python development experience
  • Demonstrable experience working with cloud platforms (Azure, AWS or GCP)
  • Working experience developing, maintaining and deploying custom Python packages (setuptools, wheels, eggs).
  • Working experience with common Python libraries/frameworks (pandas, numpy, flask, behave, etc)
  • Working experience with Plotly’s Python Dash app framework
  • Ability to test new and existing code using standard Python testing libraries (E.g. pytest)
  • Experience working on an Agile team and follow SDLC practices (Agile, git code management, CI/CD, etc) 
  • A keen understanding and application of Python development best practices.
  • Demonstrated ability and flexibility to manage time and priorities effectively
  • Demonstrable experience interfacing with clients in extracting use cases and deriving requirements 
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to convey complex technical solutions to various levels of the organization
  • Excellent research and documentation skills

 What will make you stand out:

  • Architect Certification on a major cloud platform (GCP, Azure, or AWS) 
  • Professional experience working with technologies such as; Databricks (Spark), Elasticsearch, Kafka, Hadoop or Synapse (SQLDW, ADF, ADLS, AAS)
  • Some exposure to data science and the creation of machine learning pipelines
  • Familiar with ONNX runtime for working with and building ML models
  • Working experience with Jupyter Notebook

As the ideal candidate, you must value:

  • Creating a culture of inclusivity, diversity where we embrace our differences
  • Holding ourselves accountable to a high level of quality
  • Knowing that routines are in fact, not routine
  • Encouraging communication within all levels of the organization
  • Have a sense of humour
  • A blameless, iterative approach to delivery and excellence
  • Getting things done!

Sound like you?

Send your résumé and salary expectations to Lixar, Fuelled by BDO today!

Thank you for applying! We look forward to meeting with the selected interview candidates.
Lixar, Fuelled by BDO welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.