Programmer (Python and SQL) - IIS Data Processing
Ipsos North America
Winnipeg, MB
Programmer (Python/SQL)– IIS Data Processing - Winnipeg office

At Ipsos, we make market research work. We understand people. We know data. And we succeed in delivering results. That’s why so many of the world’s leading brands and organizations look to us for their research needs. Operating in over 80 countries, we are recognized as one of the top 2 most innovative research companies in the world. We’re a global leader in quantitative and qualitative market research and one of the fastest-growing and most successful firms in the business. Our research focuses on five areas of specialization – advertising, marketing, public opinion, loyalty, and media – and we put our people and our clients first.

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Ipsos IIS is looking for a talented and highly motivated person with a passion for innovation and working with data. This role is in our Data Processing department in the Winnipeg office and will focus on the development and execution of Python-based tools and techniques for automated deliverables.

This is an exciting opportunity to work in-house for one of the world’s largest and most innovative research agencies. You will be part of a small but growing, technologically savvy team that is adept at producing efficiency tools and techniques that supports the research and meets the quick timing clients both demand and expect.

The successful candidate must possess the ability to work independently, managing both time and priorities.

Essential Functions

Proficiency in Python; demonstrable understanding of the logic, variable structures, dataframes needed for creating a flexible, extensible program.
Expert knowledge of SQL, XML and JSON.
Strong eye for detail and ability to contribute creative and innovative ideas.
A ‘can-do,’ proactive and problem-solving attitude, a team player that is both agile and flexible.
Effective time management and organization skills; thrives in a fast paced, deadline-driven environment, and on managing / juggling multiple accountabilities simultaneously.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills. Capable of working confidently and collaboratively with internal research teams; giving priority to the needs of customers.
Interest in continuous learning and self-development.
Curiosity and interest in the business, sees self as an important part of delivering information and insight to our clients
Work with team members to develop, test and debug any specialized procedures needed to provide additional functionality as directed.
Build strong client relationships by liaising with project stakeholders on an ongoing basis; giving priority to the needs of customers.

Required Skills
Requirements

Post- secondary education
Intermediate experience programming in Python and SQL
2 to 3 years programming experience
Basic understanding of statistics and a background in a market research would be considered an asset

Ipsos Makes a Difference:
Our people see to that. We attract the best talent and serve the best clients. Ipsos offers a dynamic work environment where your talents are nurtured and your skills are enriched. We encourage initiative, innovation and risk-taking to further develop our business and our people. We are enthusiastic, confident and results oriented which is why our clients come to us. That’s what makes us proud to be Ipsos.

How to Apply:
Interested in joining a premier organization committed to satisfying our clients beyond their expectations? Please submit a detailed resume that demonstrates you have the experience and abilities we are seeking by submitting an application online (button below). Those interested are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.

Ipsos is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We thank all applicants; however only those short-listed for an interview will be contacted.

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