Python Data Developer-12 Month Contract

Mississauga, ON L4Z 4E7

Employment Type: Contract Industry: Application/Product Development Job Number: 61583

Python Data Developer-12 Month Contract

Location: Mississauga

Number of Positions: 6


Our client, a major organization within the financial industry, has asked Bagg Technology Resources to assist them in finding six (6) Application Developers to join their team on a contractual basis. The Application Developer will be responsible for driving the formulation of system scope and objectives through research and fact-finding. They will design, code, test, debug, and document complex programs. They will also analyze and revise existing system logic difficulties as necessary. Essentially you will be taking Mainframe data and making it print ready.

Why Join?

This is the place where your creativity is valued and encouraged. You’ll have the opportunity to work alongside experts as this organization is extremely inclusive. There’s also lots of opportunities within this organization for various technical roles.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Analyze, develop, code, test and implement changes of the broadest scope, greatest complexity and longest duration
  • Investigate and resolve complex and unusual problems
  • Lead in all phases of application systems analysis, design and programming activity
  • Actively recommend changes to establish methods and procedures, suggests alternative solutions and new methods to improve quality and increase productivity
  • Participate in the resolution of problems in the change management process
  • Maintain technical documentation including process work flow and error recovery procedures
  • Liaise with subject matter experts, development team, implementation support and production support staff to define technical specifications, system scope and objectives
  • Develop and execute unit test plans
  • Leads in the development and maintenance of system test plans
  • Provide implementation and post implementation support
  • Provide task estimates and scheduling with assistance.
  • Other duties as assigned


  • A University or college degree relevant field
  • 4 – 8 years of related work experience


Development Skillset:

Knowledge Skillset:

Data Knowledge:

  • Python
  • Groovy
  • Bash
  • Canon Prisma Workflows
  • SEFAS techsort, macro language
  • SEFAS Designer Application development
  • SEFAS Producer Workflow development



  • Post composition process
    • Normalization, document boundary recognition, Integrity enhancements
  • Canon Prisma Production Application
    • Application components, configuration knowledge
  • JCL knowledge
  • Print Services Facility, resource inclusion and understanding of resource library hierarchies
  • Bell and Howell iQ
  • UNIX knowledge
  • IBM Mainframes
  • REXX
  • Printing  domain (Xerox Freeflow, Continuous printers, Impact printers)
  • Transfer protocols for printing
  • Line data
    • Machine/ASCII PCCs
    • Translation tables
    • FCBs
  • LCDS
    • JSL knowledge
    • Machine/ASCII PCCs
    • Knowledge of different resource types: fonts/forms/logos
    • Conversion to AFP data
  • AFP
    • Knowledge of different resource types: fonts, overlays, formdefs, pagedefs
    • Different data formats (Fixed length, RDW, BDW)




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Accommodations are available upon request to support your participation during all stages of the recruitment process.

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