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Python Application Developer - Red Hat

Plano, Texas
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Job Summary

The Red Hat North America (NA) Public Sector team is looking for skilled Python developers for our application development consulting engagements in San Antonio, Texas. In this role, you will work with customers to develop enterprise-level production applications focused on Python development, API and integration, process-driven and rules, and container-native applications using our open source offerings and frameworks. As a Python Application Developer, you won't be expected to know everything on day one, but your ability to learn new technologies quickly will be essential. This role will be initially located in San Antonio, Texas with the expectation for weekly travel to customer sites located anywhere in the U.S. thereafter. Successful applicants must reside in a state where Red Hat is registered to do business.

Primary Job Responsibilities

  • Be part of a fast-growing and world-class consulting team that is supportive of its members, collaborates on solutions, and is receptive to new ideas to facilitate the best use of our offerings and open source technologies
  • Write effective, scalable code
  • Develop back-end components to improve responsiveness and overall performance
  • Test and debug programs
  • Improve functionality of existing systems
  • Implement security and data protection solutions
  • Assess and prioritize feature requests
  • Coordinate with internal teams to understand user requirements and provide technical solutions
  • Design, develop, test, and deploy open source software solutions, including Java development, API and integration, process-driven and rules, and container-native applications
  • Contribute to application development and application modernization efforts through agile project delivery
  • Use critical thinking skills to tackle tough problems in an innovative way
  • Constantly learn about new technologies and apply those concepts to customer needs
  • Become a trusted advisor to our customers, helping them achieve business success in an ever-changing technology landscape
  • Contribute to the development of repeatable methodologies and tools designed to scale Red Hat's services capabilities, promote repeatable customer engagements, and lower delivery risks


Required Skills

  • 3+ years of Python development experience
  • Experience with the design, development, testing, and deployment of a large, distributed, object-oriented application
  • Demonstrated experience communicating value, progress, and metrics of key projects to required stakeholders and diverse audiences
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication, as well as presentation skills
  • Experience integrating user-facing elements into applications
  • Experience with TCP/IP, publish-subscribe, multicast, and developing client or server applications in Python
  • Exceptional analytical, problem-solving, project management, and planning skills
  • Willingness to travel for 4 days per week up to 30-40 weeks per year to customer sites throughout North America
  • Active Top Secret/SCI government clearance

The Following Are Considered a Plus

  • Experience in agile development environments practicing test-driven development (TDD), pair programming, and open source or code sharing models
  • Experience in a consulting role or in a similar customer-facing role
  • Familiarity with containers, Kubernetes, and Docker
  • Java development experience

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Posted: 2019-08-15 Expires: 2019-10-14

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