Sr. Python Automation Engineer in Little Rock, AR at Windstream

Date Posted: 5/14/2022

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    4001 North Rodney Parham Road
    Little Rock, AR
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    2 to 4 years
  • Date Posted:
    5/14/2022

Job Description

Job ID:22002158

The Software Engineer II position will be working in a fun, challenging, fast-paced environment using scrum methodologies to drive and deliver solutions on Windstream’s vast network, technologies, and be a driving force in our Network Management System team.

This is an opportunity to use their knowledge of programming languages to design software programs. Their duties include coding and testing software to ensure functionality and updating software programs to refine components like cybersecurity measures and data storage capacities.

This position demands a self-starter who is comfortable engaging architects, IT sponsors, business partners, and peer developers to achieve goals working across functional groups within the expanse of Windstream environments.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Analyzes requirements to meet demand and performance of products, systems and/or data.
  • May perform engineering design evaluations including cost-effective utilization of materials as required. May design, develop, test, and implement all components, equipment, and software within the functional area of the organization.
  • Applies commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures to resolve a variety of issues.
  • Works on problems of moderate scope.
  • Exercises judgement to plan and accomplish goals.
  • Identifies issues and provides resolution within the workgroup or to the customer.
  • Normally receives general instruction on routine work and detailed instruction on new projects or assignments.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Good understanding of telecommunications industry.
  • Good knowledge networking disciplines and vendor equipment.
  • Computer software knowledge to include Microsoft Office, Custom Planning Tools, Databases and general ITSM and Cybersecurity practices.
  • Proficiency in popular coding languages including Python, Java and C++ and systems such as Azure Pipeline and Git. Excellent knowledge of the software development life cycle.
  • Strong problem-solving and communication skills, oral and written.
  • Knowledge of Object-Relational Mapping frameworks.
  • Good analytical skills.
  • The ability to prioritize projects.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to stay current with the economic and technological developments in the industry.
  • Excellent organization and time management skills.

Job Requirements

Minimum Qualifications:College degree in a Technical or a related field and 2-4 years professional level experience; or 6 years professional level related Technical experience; or an equivalent combination of education and professional level related Technical experience required.

EEO Statement: Windstream is an equal opportunity employer. At Windstream, we celebrate the authenticity and uniqueness of our people and their ideas. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, genetic information, protected veteran status, current military status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, creed, citizenship status, or any other status protected by law, and to give full consideration to qualified disabled individuals and protected veterans. The diverse voices of our employees fuel our innovation and our inclusive culture. Employment at Windstream is subject to post offer, pre-employment drug testing.