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Senior Python Engineer


Written by Jeffrey Schuette

May 02, 2014

Job Description

Q-Sensei is an innovation leader in the data search and analysis space, and we’re growing. We’re looking for an ambitious, top-talent individual who is ready to make an impact and help push our company and the industry forward.

Responsibilities include developing core components for our enterprise search and analytics platform with Python web frameworks, leading contributions to architecture, and collaborating to identify innovative methods to stay above the trends. There may be a small degree of national and international travel.

Skills & Requirements

Required Skills

  • Expert coding skills in Python (Pyramid is a plus)
  • A solid foundation in computer science and software design
  • Experience working with and building an SOA
  • Proficient data architect, database design, SQL, and NoSQL skills
  • Experience working in a ∗nix environment
  • 5+ years of related engineering experience

Nice Skills to Have

  • Knowledge of technologies and concepts related to the semantic web (RDF, SPARQL, OWL, SKOS)
  • Confident understanding of C
  • Knowledge of concepts and technologies related to distributed computing
  • Experience with JSON-LD
  • Experience with git source code management
  • Contributions to open-source projects

About Q-Sensei

Q-Sensei is an innovation leader in the data search and analysis space, and we’re growing. Our goal is to really make an impact in the data space, not just for our company but for the industry as a whole.

Our office is in San Francisco with a view of the Oakland Bay Bridge and a Metro stop right outside our door. Expect all of the benefits of working with a small but fast-growing company, including stock options.

What We Offer

  • Attractive salary in addition to participation in our options program
  • Opportunity to work at a young and fast-growing company
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance
  • Three weeks paid vacation
  • A work environment with fast decision-making, a high degree of self-reliance, and excellent opportunities for personal and career development
  • Continuous learning opportunities and conference events, and most of all an environment of ambitious individuals