Job Details

Senior Python/Django Engineer

Job Info:

Category: Software Engineering
Company Description: Private Equity & Hedge Fund of Funds
Salary: Highly Competitive, Depending on Experience
Position Type: Permanent
Job Number: 9644

Job Description:

As a fast-growing team of best-in-class financial and technology professionals, our client connects leading hedge fund and private equity firms with the wider audience of investors seeking access to the highest quality alternatives. Their core mission is to provide insight and access to exceptional investing.

Our NYC-based client is seeking a Senior Software Engineer with a passion for building industry-changing systems. They are building a world-class website where cutting-edge technology, dynamic content, and user analytics are crucial to the success of the platform. In addition, they are a financial institution that must automate and streamline middle and back office operations. You will be exposed to a wide array of the technologies used in a data-driven, fast growing web-startup along with the latest financial technologies that power the world's largest financial institutions.

Who You Are

  • Love elegant, maintainable, and scalable code
  • Data-driven, constantly testing (unit and functional), iterating, and releasing code
  • Appreciate unit testing and keeping coding standards high
  • Hungry to adopt next generation cutting-edge technologies
  • Enthusiastic about innovation in the tech industry, and continuously learning and improving

What You've Done

  • 3+ years experience in backend engineering
  • BA/BS in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or related discipline required
  • Strong Python development skills
  • Developed integrations with legacy systems
  • Designed and built REST APIs
  • Relational database development - familiar with MySQL/PostgreSQL (Mongo / Redis)
  • Have other scripting and classical language skills (Java, C#, C++, Ruby, etc)
  • Deeply understand OO design and CS concepts

What You'll Do

  • Play a key role in the development of our websites back-end integrations (code, architecture, APIs, tests)
  • Add key features to our back-end database, Django applications, and scripts
  • Create tests and documentation to ensure code is understandable and robust
  • Stay on top of emerging backend and integration technologies to inform best practices and guidelines
  • Build / integrate robust ETL frameworks
  • Integrate with other systems to link complex disconnected data together
  • Think strategically to help scale our technology
  • Provide input on development policies, methodologies, and code standards
  • Research and propose new technologies and methodologies

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply by submitting their resume as an MS word document including a cover letter with a summary of relevant qualifications, highlighting clearly any special or relevant experience.

Please Note: All inquiries will be treated with the utmost confidentiality. Your resume will not be submitted to any client company without your prior knowledge and consent.

Contact Recruiter
Senior Technical Recruiter
Andiamo Partners | 90 Broad Street, Suite 1501, New York, NY 10004

Share Share this Job