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Location: Chicago, IL, United States
Date Posted: Jun 1, 2023
A&M Data Intelligence Gateway (A&M DIG) has an exciting opportunity to join a growing team. A&M DIG is a proprietary technology that utilizes the active collection of unstructured data through open-source intelligence and leverages machine learning to create private company insights. A&M DIG works in conjunction with Alvarez & Marsal, an established leader in providing global leadership and advisory services to a variety of diverse industries.
A&M DIG is seeking a Python Engineer to bring their energy, passion and expertise to help our clients get the insights needed to discover and explore private company data. You will help our M&A clients validate investment theses, find companies in fragmented industries and explore potential market opportunities.
What will you be doing?
As a Senior Python Engineer and Tech Lead, you will have the opportunity to work with the A&M DIG team on a variety of interesting projects. You will be interacting with internal stakeholders to build a truly unique offering to the private equity market.
Take part in technical leadership, system architecture, and the iterative development of the DIG team's code base
Mentor juniors in engineering best practices, including code reviews, good testing practices, design, and implementation
Help design, build and maintain scalable, available, and robust systems to acquire, ingest, process and analyze data
Elevate experimental machine learning applications and features developed by our analytics team to production grade.
Continuously improve upon our tooling architecture via improvements of the existing systems.
Communicate work to and receive feedback by technical and non-technical audiences.
Occasionally participate in the interview process of future DIG engineers, including coding and system design interviews
A Bachelor’s degree or higher in a quantitative field (computer science, engineering, etc.)
3+ years of relevant experience, including having participated in system design interviews
experience providing technical leadership and/or mentorship
Solid experience with at least one modern programming language (Python, Scala, Java, Go, R)
Good knowledge and understanding of HTML/CSS/JS in the modern web
Experience working and interfacing with relational databases (PostgreSQL preferred)
Experience with distributed systems
Experience with web crawling and scraping
Some experience using cloud computing platforms to build processes (AWS, Google Cloud Platform, Microsoft Azure)
Test-driven development (TDD), test automation, CI / CD experience
Knowledge of DevOps principles
Exceptional project management skills
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Flexibility to work as both a team member in a collaborative setting and as an individual contributor
Ability to thrive and be effective in fast-paced settings
Ability to work independently in remote and hybrid workplace settings
The annual base salary range is $160,000 - $200,000, commensurate with experience. In addition, A&M offers a discretionary bonus program which is based on a number of factors, including individual and firm performance. Please ask your recruiter for details.
A&M’s entrepreneurial culture celebrates independent thinkers and doers who can positively impact our clients and shape our industry. The collaborative environment and engaging work—guided by A&M’s core values of Integrity, Quality, Objectivity, Fun, Personal Reward, and Inclusive Diversity—are the main reasons our people love working at A&M. Inclusive Diversity means we embrace diversity, and we foster inclusiveness, encouraging everyone to bring their whole self to work each day. It runs through how we recruit, develop employees, conduct business, support clients, and partner with vendors. It is the A&M way.
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