SR. NLTK Python Developer 2217 S

  • Woodlawn, MD
NLTK Python Python 2.7.x Anaconda, pandas, numpy, Python Natural Language Toolkit (NLTK), scikit learn, regex, multiprocessing RESTful and SOAP Natural Language Processing SQL Server, DB2, Postgres,
Full Time
Depends On Experience
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

Woodlawn MD

Due to working on a Federal contract please US citizens and Green cards only

Bachelors + 11 Years of professional Experience



Position Description

​The Sr. NLTK Python Software Developer shall have extensive experience in software design, development and testing, program installations, and system implementations using the NLTK within Python. The incumbent shall conduct research for, and maintain the computer systems and utilities for commercial and Government engagements. The incumbent shall have extensive experience to analyze customers' needs, design a quality proposal then develop these customized solutions to customer/user problems. The incumbent will establish system parameters and formats; ensure hardware/software compatibility; and coordinate and/or modify user requirements in terms of existing and projected computer capacity and configuration capabilities. The incumbent will develop general and detailed documentation describing system specifications and operating instructions; and revise existing systems and procedures to correct deficiencies and maintain more effective development processes, data handling, conversion, input/output requirements, and storage. The incumbent will be able to work productively as a developer on a project and be able to integrate with project teams. The incumbent will possess excellent written and spoken communications skills, and will be able to perform technical documentation, user documentation, and customer presentations as required.


Job Activities:



  • Develop applications that are performant and meet the requirements of the client ustilizing NLTK within Python. Can mentor other Python developers on NLTK is used within Python.


  • Contribute to the analysis and development of the final product.


  • Providing tests for all code and logic created.


  • Schedule code reviews to review all code written and changes made.


  • Apply advanced technical principles, techniques, theories and concepts.


  • Contribute to the development of new principles and theories.


  • Support management and customers in answering questions on advanced technical research studies and applications.


  • Work on innovative and unusually complex technical problems to provide solutions.


  • Present design, concept, and architecture to internal and external audiences.


  • Prepare weekly status reports of accomplished tasks.


Required skills



  • Proficient in using NLTK within Python 2.7.x language and common libraries  2 Years


  • Python Frameworks: Anaconda, pandas, numpy, Python Natural Language Toolkit (NLTK), scikit learn, regex, and multiprocessing


  • RESTful and SOAP web service implementations


  • Experience with Natural Language Processing


  • Experience with Machine Learning


  • Application servers/Web frameworks: Websphere, Bottle, Flask, Django, CherryPy


  • Unit Testing


  • Databases: SQL Server, DB2, Postgres, MongoDB




  • Jenkins


  • Git


  • Virtualization and Cloud development


  • OS: Windows 7, 10, 2012 R2, Redhat Linux


Additional Desired skills



  • C#, Java, JavaScript, HTML, CSS, Web design


  • Data Modeling, DDL


  • Server configuration


  • Technical Leadership


  • MS Visual Studio and VSTO


​Bachelors  + 11 years - negotiable



Posted By

Cindy Osterberg

1651 Old Meadow Rd, Suite 205 McLean, VA, 22102

Dice Id : 10427792
Position Id : 535553
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