Backend Python Developer in Newport Beach, CA at MDI Group

Date Posted: 7/11/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Our client is one of the world’s foremost bond fund managers that oversees more than 70 mutual funds invested in such financial instruments as mortgage-backed securities, real estate investment trusts, as well as stocks. They have recently built out a new enterprise data warehouse and are in need of additional engineers for this team. In this role you will be responsible for API development, data transformation, and some database layer work as well. This team is using Python on the API layer and Oracle as a database so experience with any relational database and Python are a must and knowledge of web frameworks/ORMs like Flask, Django, SQLAlchemy, etc. will certainly be helpful in this position.

This is an opportunity for an up-and-coming software developer to gain experience on a large-scale and critical project. If this sounds like you, apply today!

Required Skills & Experience

  • 1+ years of PROFESSIONAL experience in software development is mandatory
  • Python programming skills for API development
  • Relational (SQL) database fundamentals – joins, aggregate functions, indexes, partitions, triggers, advanced queries, etc.
  • Knowledge of object-oriented concepts and computer science fundamentals
  • Web frameworks like Django, Flask, etc.
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or additional professional experience

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Knowledge and/or experience in the financial domain, specifically in investments
  • Client side experience in Javascript with modern frameworks – Vue, React, Angular, etc.
  • Data acquisition and transformation at Scale
  • Oracle database experience
  • Energetic and enthusiastic about modern software technologies and problem solving

What You Will Be Doing

Tech Breakdown

  • 60% API development
  • 20% Client side
  • 20% Database

The Offer

  • Competitive Pay: Up to $40/hour, DOE
  • Contract Duration: 12 Months with extension potential

You will receive the following benefits:

  • Medical & Dental Insurance
  • Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • 401(k)
  • Paid Sick Time Leave
  • Pre-tax Commuter Benefit

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis now and in the future.

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