Python Engineer

Kunai is a fast-growing digital agency of 120+ people specializing in fintech. Our fully remote team is driven by innovation and experimentation. Over the past decade, we've shipped over 150 products for clients that include Visa, the United Nations, Wells Fargo, Ernst & Young, and TOMS Shoes. Our founders built a previous agency (Monsoon) that was acquired by Capital One in 2015. You'll be building a next-gen platform to manage acquisitions as a service through low code and config-driven architecture.  Your team will provide: - Configuration-driven feed acquisition - Configuration-driven transformation of vendor data into a canonical format - Capability to compare data across vendors and generate gap reports - Registry to maintain feed metadata - Lineage to track usage - Configuration-driven distribution Your team will also be working on enhancing an in-house acquisition platform using cloud technologies. It'll be built using Java Spark and Python programming language and use AWS EMR as the infrastructure for execution. You will be developing Lambda, Spark, and Python utilities for managing end-to-end feed flow. As part of our client's team, you'll be focusing on building tools and capabilities to accelerate acquisition, compare data across vendors, externalize rules for data conversion, build inventory/registry of feeds and track lineage.
Job Type
Full-Time (Hybrid)
Durham, NC
The Expertise and Skills You Bring
  • Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology (or similar)
  • 5+ Years of industry experience of Python Development with PySpark
  • Expertise in handling huge dataset
  • Expertise in code reviews for standards and efficient coding practices
  • Experience with TDD (Test driven development) to build unit testing and robust regression test suite
  • Creating accelerators and utilities using Python
  • Ideally, you also have experience in
  • AWS Lambda
  • Spark
  • SQL knowledge
  • Benefits

    We Remote

    Kunai is a fully remote company. If you have the skills, you can live and work anywhere you'd like.

    Flexible Hours & Vacation Time

    We expect a level of personal responsibility and leave you to figure out what suits you and your team.

    Learning and Development

    Kunai understands that constant learning is the only way to stay on top of your craft.

    Health, Dental, Vision

    Kunai provides full benefits and our plans offer a range of options.

    Maternal and Paternal Leave

    For our growing Kunai family!

    Career Coaching

    We want to help you reach your professional goals.