MCH Strategic Data is seeking a Python developer in a dynamic and fast-paced development team in the Kansas City area with some telecommuting available. MCH Strategic Data is a great place to work with great benefits and competitive salaries. We have the experience, market-leading position, and financial strength of a 90-year-old company with the attitude and environment of a startup!
This is an entry level position requiring prior experience with Python development. Knowledge of HTML, CSS, web requests, and API use are positives but not necessarily required. This position is located at our Overland Park office with a 60/40 split of onsite/remote work. MCH Strategic Data is quick to adapt to new and emerging information technologies to solve real world business problems. Candidate must be a quick starter, good communicator, accept technical direction, work with minimal oversight and—most importantly—feel comfortable working in a small group environment where contributions to the team are critical to the overall success of the project.
- Creation of python code utilizing various web scraping technologies.
- Analyzing websites for optimal methods to acquire information.
- Parsing information into constituent elements for storage using python functions.
- Ability to diagnose problems or unexpected results and how to rectify them regarding website requests/responses.
QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS
- Strong understanding of fundamental python concepts including loops, string parsing, functions, and libraries.
- Basic competence in using an IDE, preferably Visual Studio Code
- Ability to adapt well to changes in requirements as methodologies are adjusted and refined.
- Ability to review output data for errors or inconsistencies compared to expected results.
- Basic familiarity with HTML/CSS as well as use of internet browser development tools is strongly preferred.
- Prior experience with git or other source control software is preferred, but not necessary.
- Previous experience with more advanced HTML, web requests, APIs, and web scraping technologies are beneficial, but not necessary.
- Strong written and verbal communication skills
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