Python Developer Web Crawling, Data and Image Processing

Fundamental Media Limited
London (Central)
From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
04 Oct 2016
02 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Listed recently in the London Stock Exchange’s ‘1,000 companies to Inspire Britain’ report for the second year running we are a leading media specialist working exclusively across the financial industry providing media intelligence, planning and buying. Founded in 2003, we have grown substantially and now boast a global reach and offices in London, Dubai, Hong Kong and Boston (USA). We are seeking a bright and ambitious Python Developer to join our expanding web development team during an exciting growth period at our company. Based in St. Paul's (but moving to Shoreditch soon), expect a rare opportunity to progress your career working on exciting new projects with global reach. Joining as a Python Developer you will be required to Design, Develop, Maintain and Support Python Applications. On a day to day basis we expect you to be generating great Python code, making our web crawlers and image processors smarter, working with data and images, optimising solutions, testing and much more. In short you will be a key player in a team delivering insight to our clients by gathering, processing, and presenting data. To qualify We are seeking an enthusiastic and self-motivated Python Developer who can show: Strong Python skills; Experience of web crawling and web scraping tools and techniques; Experience of image and data processing; Knowledge of how cookies work and experience of working with cookies; Experience of MySQL and Javascript; Experience of Linux OS, especially Ubuntu; Excellent communication and organisation skills; A passion for the latest digital technologies and trends (and perhaps an interest in Machine Learning and AI). Experience of AWS and scalable solutions would be an advantage. This is an excellent opportunity for someone with a strong work ethic looking to join a fast-moving and forward thinking company where you will have a significant opportunity to develop. We are looking to hear from like-minded professionals with a passion for development, technology, great ideas and a can do attitude. If you think you have all the requisites, please apply now by sending your CV and Cover Letter telling us why you'd be a right fit. This job was originally posted as