70/hr Senior Python Developer. 11 Months. Contract. Seattle, WA. (L-3387) (B)


Are you a Senior Python Developer?  Want to apply your skills to an analytics application?  Then this gig might be of interest to you.

In short, the end client has an analytics, machine learning, artifical intelligence platform that has ongoing enhancements to it.  This role would participate in that work primarily focusing on hardening and architecture adjustments on the platform.  Primary skill required for the tasks involved is Python but Java is also of value.  Bonus points if any big data exposure (Hadoop, Cassandra, HBase) and/or cloud based systems (Azure, Google).

So if this sounds like you, APPLY TODAY!!!


(in order of desirability)

  • #1 - 6+ years as a senior python developer; Some java OO exposure; Big Data and/or Cloud based systems; Local candidates are preferred

  • Scripting Language -- Python
  • Java
  • Big Data -- Technologies/Tools (i.e. Spark, Kafka, Hadoop, Storm, etc.)
  • Candidates must be able to conduct a video (skype, etc.) with Amplified prior to submission. Is candidate open to this?

  • Python -- Module/Package Development
  • Linux
  • Hadoop
  • Cassandra
  • Cloud -- Microsoft Azure
  • Cloud -- Google
  • Teradata
  • Knowledge of a variety of machine learning techniques (clustering, decision tree learning, artificial neural networks, etc.) and their real-world advantages/drawbacks
  • If the candidate is a sub-contract to you, are you o.k. with us paying you your markup separate and contracting directly with the candidates employer of record directly (Yes/No)? Put NA in comments if you are employer of record.
  • 1st Language English or equivalent (i.e. 8 years in US, AUS, Singapore, Europe, etc.)
  • Provide either (1) an online profile (LinkedIn URL, etc) or (2) a reference that you reported to. If providing reference, share name, company, phone, and email where email is from the domain of the company. If neither, put NA in comments.

  • What is your birthday (agent/client use it for personal ID -- only need month/day)
  • If you are not local, are you willing to relocate at your cost (no expense to us or agent/client)?
  • Ideal times for follow-up conversations by phone (i.e. after 5 p.m., 12-1, anytime, etc.)
  • If not listed in resume, notate here ALL education details for candidate (institution, degree, year of graduation)

  • Status: 1-Active
  • Employment Type: Contract
  • Role: Senior Python Developer
  • Location: Seattle, WA.
  • Compensation: Up to $70.00/hr in a c2c/1099 structure. Limited W2 structure also possible but rate drops to $61.00/hr gross. We say gross as the limited w2 rate shown is before employer/employee taxes (not take home; take home would be lower as its after employee taxes which vary).
  • Payment Terms: Weekly invoice, NET 30 payment off invoice.
  • Expenses: Included in rate above
  • Positions: 2
  • Current pool: 0/4 (In Play/Submitted). Click HERE for summary view of candidates submitted so far.

    Last Update 02/14/19 16:51 PM. Tim Bauer. Looks like 7 people were submitted (and then tabled) since last update. So still open and keep going.. (full detail change log at bottom).
    Shortlist On 02/22/19
    Start On 03/04/19
    Duration Duration is estimated to be 11 months.
    1st Post Date 02/05/19
    1st Screened by Amplified0
    Submitted to Client0
    Interviewed by Client0
    ClientShared after 1st Screen
    AgentShared after 1st Screen. Amplified is not the prime.
    Contact for Lead Tim Bauer
    Interview DetailsFace-to-face interview is NOT required after phone screen. That said, let LEVERAGEncy know on submission if Skype or other options AREN'T an option.
    Work Authorizations Client is only considering candidates with work authorizations of: Any Type
    IndustryAerospace and Defense
    Opp Quality The overall rating for this lead is B. This is based on contract duration being 11, 2 opening(s), and 7+ competitors at our level or better. You can see a graphical ruberic of how these stats translate to a rating here.
    L Number3387
    LayersBetween Amplified and the End Client there are 1 layers. In addition, the end client prefers that Amplified limits the layers between Amplified and the Employer of Record of the candidate to 0.


    02/14/19 16:51 PM . Tim Bauer. Looks like 7 people were submitted (and then tabled) since last update. So still open and keep going.

    02/07/19 18:29 PM . Tim Bauer. Agent confirms Java depth ('stable' or better) is required for role in addition to Python.

    02/07/19 14:38 PM . Tim Bauer. Shared submission to agent informally to get feedback on how key -- local, work auth status, and/or java depth are to shortlisting.

    02/05/19 19:39 PM . Lead Created

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