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Full Stack Developer / Database Engineer - systems / networking - operations job employment

City: San francisco bay area
Date: 31 Oct 2017
Category: Systems / Network

We are a well established private equity fund operating within a niche sector of the consumer finance space. This position is based out of our small Larkspur Landing satellite office with infrequent travel requirements to the Miami and New York offices.

Position Description

This is an on-site position with normal business hours. We are looking for someone who is inventive, ambitious and articulate. Ideal candidates must have excellent problem-solving skills, a high degree of attention to detail, and strong organizational skills. This is a great opportunity to work for a well established and rapidly growing investment management firm.

We seek a bright and ambitious individual to spearhead the development of a highly-specialized enterprise management platform for our consumer finance operations. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter who can design, develop and administer medium-scale relational databases, which need to be built from the ground up, and fitted with end-to-end web-based applications driven by a robust self-learning business-intelligence engine. Initially, you will be the only developer/programmer on staff and must therefor be highly resourceful and confident in your abilities; there will be no training provided. You will interface directly with the company's founders and C-level personnel, all of which are non-programmers and non-technical individuals.

Interested candidates must provide a cover letter, résumé and salary expectations.

Duties and Responsibilities

*Work to understand and document existing processes, identify short-comings and inefficiencies within the existing framework develop a robust outline for developing the new platform and migrating the data.
*Oversee procurement of all necessary hardware and software for project.
*Provide development time-estimates and be able to consistently deliver on-time.
*Design and develop new database and end-to-end web applications using Django, Python, and SQL.
*Write new Python-class libraries and modify and maintain such code as needed.

Required Skills/Experience
*BS degree in computer-related area of study
*Minimum 3 years of related database development and programming experience
*Strong understanding of object-oriented design principles
*Experience with all phases of designing and developing web applications within an MVC architecture
*Strong understanding of relational database concepts and SQL writing skills, proven experience working with major relational
database platforms such as SQLServer, Oracle, and PostgreSQL
*Solid experience with client-side scripting in JavaScript and/or jQuery
*Comfortable working knowledge of HTML and CSS
*Excellent organizational skills
*The ability to work well with minimal supervision
*Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Desirable Skills

*Development experience with Python, Django, and PostgreSQL
*Working knowledge of Telerik's Kendo UI controls
*Experience working with source control such as SVN or GIT
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