Food Genius, a US Foods company

Sr. Application Developer (Python)

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- Wrangle data (from the web, open data sources, APIs, US Foods, etc.), then help our team of engineers and data scientists perform amazing feats of strength with said data;
- Familiarity with building transient and on demand services using cloud-based services, including Lambdas;
- Are capable of prototyping a data application and growing it to scale (taking a one off proof-of concept project, abstracting its concepts, and operationalizing it);
- Get excited about feedback and iterating quickly based on that feedback.
- Significant experience in building applications that process and analyze data;
- Have experience working with or building distributed systems (many machines doing a small amount of work);
- Experience in some sort of scripting language, preferably Python;
- Demonstrated experience in working with infrastructure on-demand services like AWS’s EC2, Google Cloud, etc.;
- Knowledgeable in large-scale data processing tools, anything Hadoop, Hive, Elastic Search, MapReduce tools…;
- Experience working with the full stack needed to create a modern application SQL, caching strategies, deployment techniques, etc.;
- Knowledgeable in modern DevOps workflows (Github, CI, CD, Docker, etc.);
- Deploy and support web applications in a high volume and high-availability environment;
- Collaborate with project managers, business analysts, and solution architects;
- Demonstrable problem solving skills;
- Excited by difficult problems


Location: 1144 W Fulton Market, Chicago, IL 60607