The Hertz Corporation Python Software Engineer in Bannockburn, Illinois

General Responsibilities:

Summary: Serve as a Python/Java software developer for a project, and/or work with others in a support capacity. This involves technical specification creation, designing a solution, implementing, testing, and supporting the solution once it is live. Manage to a timeline, and communicate status to IT and PMO and identify when project scope or timelines change, or additional resources are needed.


  • Perform entire software development life cycle, end to end.

  • Self manage your projects.

  • Write server-side and front-end code for web-based applications.

  • Write server-side code for predictive analytic models.

  • UI development with AJAX and similar technologies.

  • Application design, development and testing.

  • Knowledge of version and revision control practices and procedures.

  • Conduct code reviews on components and applications to ensure adherence to the development standards and best practices.

  • Help set development standards in areas of best practices, code quality, test coverage, monitoring, logging, exception management, and others.

Mandatory Requirements :

Educational Background:

  • B.S. or higher in a related scientific or technical discipline and a minimum of 2 years software development experience required.

Professional Experience:

  • Experience with Python, Java, SQL.


  • Knowledge of application design, concepts and functionality.

  • A solid foundation in computer science, with strong competencies in predictive algorithms and software design.


  • Predictive/AI libraries (h2o, Pattern, caffe) experience preferred.

  • Some R experience preferred.

  • Experience working with Big Data technologies a plus.

  • Experience with high performance computing, grid computing, distributed data caches a plus.

  • Strong organizational skills required.

  • Ability to work in a fast paced, detail-oriented environment.

Donlen is a Drug-Free Workplace. All employment is contingent on successful completion of drug and background screening.

EEO/AA: Females/Minorities/Disabled/Vets

Job ID 135081

# Positions 1

Location US-IL-Bannockburn

Posted Date 6/5/2017

Division Donlen