Chicago, IL

Director of Software & Data Engineering

Talener

Title:  Director of Software & Data Engineering
 
Location:  Chicago, IL
 
Must Have Skills:
  • 10+ years of Software and/or Data Engineering 
  • Extensive experience writing production level code in Python
  • Extensive experience working with AWS
  • Strong database experience (MySQL, PostgresSQL, DynamoDB, MongoDB, etc.)
  • Experience with Apachy Spark, PySpark, etc.
  • Familiarity with front end technoliges
  • Experience with Docker and/or Kubernetes
  • Bacherlor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science/Engineering or other related field
  • Previous people management experience
 
Pluses: 
  • Experience with modern JavaScript frameworks, ideally React
  • Deployment tools – AWS Codebuild, Terraform, AWS CloudFormation, etc.
  • Experience with reporting and data visualization tools like Looker, Tableau, Sisense, etc.
  • Experience working in financial services is a plus
 
Salary Cap or Hourly Rate:  Competitive base salary up to $200-225k, depending on experience
 
Benefits and Perks:
  • Competitive bonus program
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Matching 401k plan
  • Flexible Spending Accounds
  • Commuter Benefits Program
  • Educational benefits
 
Client:  Our client is a leading asset management firm, recently ranked by the Chicago Tribune as a top place to work.  This firm has been around for 30+ years and is leveraging data-driven technology to offer their clients top of the line portfolio strategies. 
 
Funding:  Private
 
Additional Information:  For additional information or to apply, please contact Bethany Arnold directly at barnold@talener.com.
 
 

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