Sr. Python Programmer/Analyst in Springfield, MA at Volt

Date Posted: 5/1/2020

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    24 weeks
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Job Description

Experienced Python Programmer/Engineer
6+ Month contract

We’re seeking freelance Python Programmers/Engineer supporting healthcare analytics. Top-notch Python skills are required.  Candidate will have scientific research background and be well versed in a data and knowledge-rich environment. 


  • Advanced degree or equivalent experience in computer science; production commercial-grade coding, documentation, and testing skills
  • Strong specialization or substantial project work in API design, Python programming and scripting, relational and graph databases, data staging
  • Understanding of Python libraries, machine learning libraries (R, SciKit Learn, etc.) a plus
  • Any experience with Keras, TensorFlow, MySQL, and/or Neo4J highly preferred, along with experience using machine learning algorithms, neural networks, and GPU programming
  • Strong knowledge of data structures, algorithms, and techniques to tune software for maximum performance
  • Awareness of privacy and security issues
  • Outstanding communication skills and the ability to work well within agile scrum environment and within tight deadlines


  • 5+ years hands-on software design and implementation of Python-based applications 
  • Deep hands-on experience in API development, Machine Learning

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.