PYTHON DEVELOPER

Specialist Arlington, Virginia


Description

FI Consulting is seeking a Software Developer to work in application development in our Arlington, VA Headquarters and throughout the Metro DC area on client projects.

For more than 19 years, financial institutions in the private and public sectors have called on FI Consulting to address complex and high-stakes analytical challenges that are closely scrutinized by executives, auditors, regulators and other stakeholders. We help our clients succeed by applying our core strengths in Data, Analytics, Modeling, and Technology to gain insight into performance, manage risk, and improve operations.
FI Consulting is a fast-moving, high-growth firm with huge potential for team members.  It offers variety, challenge, responsibility and the opportunity to realize your leadership potential.

This hands-on developer will be in charge of updating or re-writing data pull scripts in order to update the process from an on-prem data consumption to an on-cloud data consumption. The developer will work as one person in a team of 4. They will closely collaborate with a Business Analyst to chart the project's workflow and with Quality Assurance testers to validate the output of the new code against legacy code. 

Required:

  • Experience developing software in Python
  • Experience with SQL
  • Experience with AWS Services such as EMR, Glue, Lambda Function etc.
  • Experience with creating ETL applications
  • Experience with version control tools like Git, SVN
  • Ability to understand existing Python/SQL code and create a Proof of Concept process
  • Familiarity with the Agile methodology and good communications skills
  • Self-starter able to quickly get up to speed
  • 2-4 years of experience
  • Secure and protect company and client data and information and prevent its improper disclosure. 
Responsibilities:
  • Overall delivery of software components working in collaboration with product and design teams
  • Collaborating with other technology teams to ensure integrated end-to-end design and integration.
  • Enforcing existing process guidelines; drives new processes, guidelines, team rules, and best practices.
  • Full participation in the Agile Scrum process including speaking up and giving your opinion.
  • Ready, willing, and able to pick up new technologies and pitch in on story tasks (design, code, test, CI/CD, deploy, etc)
  • Able to research and learn new methodologies and technologies and bring knowledge to the team
  • Secure and protect company and client data and information and prevent its improper disclosure.
Successful candidates will possess:
  • Desire to deliver exceptional value to FI’s clients and teammates and take the necessary steps to enable their success
  • Proactive approach to problem solving and solution development
  • Drive to always look for ways to improve processes
  • Must be highly reliable, trustworthy, honest, and commitment oriented
  • Demonstrated ability to learn and apply new concepts quickly, and to take on a broad range of analytical and management tasks
  • Excellent communication, organizational, and technical writing skills
  • Ability to confidently interact with all levels of our clients’ organizations
  • Desire to work in a fast-paced and demanding environment

Additional Requirements:

  • Authorized to work in the United States as a permanent resident or US Citizen.  We are not able to sponsor or accept any visa holders at this time including OPT, H1B, EAD.
  • Successfully pass a background investigation and drug screening.
  • Reside in the DC Metro area within 30 days of hire.
  • Be fully vaccinated against COVID 19. A person is considered “fully vaccinated” two weeks after they have received either a single-dose vaccine or the second dose in a two-dose series. 
What it’s really like to Work for Us: You will work with a team of smart, talented people in a culture that is simultaneously driven, collegial, and supportive. We set high expectations for employees in the areas of project delivery excellence, building trusted client relationships, and continuous improvement. Teamwork and collaboration is at the heart of what we do. 

Who We Are: FI Consulting is a 70-person professional services firm that helps government and commercial financial institutions solve hard problems in data, analytics, modeling, and technology. Our professionals are specialists with expertise across a range of fields, for example:  
  • Financial and economic modeling
  • Data analytics & visualization
  • Financial products and markets
  • Economics and statistics
  • Business process management and re-engineering
Our Company Values & Operates on:
  • A Commitment to Creating Value for our Clients and our Employees
  • A Flat Management Structure that is Still Led by one of the Original Founders
  • An Emphasis on Teamwork and Cooperation
  • Employee Development and Career Growth
  • Continuous Improvement
  • An Entrepreneurial Culture that Rewards Finding, Developing, and Owning Business
FLSA Designation - This is an exempt position. FI Consulting is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities. FI Consulting participates in E-Verify.