Deloitte Python Engineer-XSP in Chicago, Illinois

Python Engineer

Locations: New York, NY Greensboro, NC - Chicago, IL Raleigh, Durham, Chapel-Hill, NC

At Deloitte Digital Marketing & Experience Services (XSP), we are combining data, programmatic decisioning, and real-time delivery to build Customer Data Platforms (CDPs), complimented by a suite of client-specific managed services.

We re growing fast and need brilliant Python Engineers like you to fuel our continuing innovation and help us scale. Along the way, you ll find exceptional growth opportunities limited only by your hunger for learning and ability to apply best practice methodology in our start-up-like environment.

Work you ll do

As a Python Engineer, you ll support thedevelopment of market-leading acceleration technology using AI to automate the management of cross-channel communications with consumers for large clients. Part of this systemtracks user behavior across hundreds of thousands of websites, hundreds of millions of users, and many billions of events per day. Every day we're pushing the boundaries of what can be done with Python and PyPy, building microservices that increase throughput and reduce latency in our real-time system. If you have Python skills and want to take them to the next level, we want to hear from you!

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Participate in all phases of the software development lifecycle

  • Help design and implement functional requirements

  • Build efficient back-end features in Python

  • Integrate front-end components into applications

  • Manage testing and bug fixes

  • Prepare technical documentation

  • Collaborate with UX/UI designers to implement design into the code

Successful skillsets for this role are:

  • Eager to work with fellow developers, user experience designers, and product owners

  • Lead by example, sharing freely and emphasizing transparency in decision making

  • Build your teams' collective ability via collaborative techniques like pair-programming and white board design sessions

  • Continuously learn and improve, and constantly explore new languages, tools, and techniques

  • Treat challenges as opportunities to advance your understanding

  • You are an early adopter, and an inquisitive, critical thinker, always seeking to expand your knowledge and experience

The team

Advertising, Marketing & Commerce

Our Advertising, Marketing & Commerce team focuses on delivering marketing and growth objectives aligned with our clients brand values for measurable business growth. We do this by creating content, communications, and experiences that engage and inspire their customers to act. We implement and operate the technology platforms that enable personalized content, commerce and marketing user-centric experiences. In doing so, we transform our clients marketing and engagement operations into modern, data-driven, creatively focused organizations. Our team brings deep experience in creative and digital marketing capabilities, many from our Digital Studios.

We serve our clients through the following types of work:

Cross-channel customer engagement strategy, design and development

(web, mobile, social, physical)

eCommerce strategy, implementation and operations

Marketing Content and digital asset management solutions

Marketing Technology and Advertising Technology solutions

Marketing analytics implementation and operations

Advertising campaign ideation, development and execution

Acquisition and engagement campaign ideation, development and execution

Agile based, design-thinking, user-centric, empirical projects that accelerate results

Qualifications

  • 2 years of experience writing server-side Python applications:

  • Core knowledge of Python standard library and Pythonic conventions (PEP8, etc.)

  • Awareness of wider Python ecosystem - 3rd party libraries, tooling, etc.

  • Experience in deploying and maintaining enterprise-scale python applications in production.

  • TTD mindset with experience of common python testing frameworks.

  • Knowledge of options for scaling Python applications for concurrent access and their respective pros and cons (e.g. multithreading, multiprocessing, async frameworks, greenlets, etc.)

Helpful, but not required:

  • Experience in performance analysis and optimization of Python applications, e.g. diagnosing memory or CPU bottlenecks, use of alternative interpreters such as Pypy, etc.

  • Experience with low-latency, high-throughput web-services (1,000s of requests per second)

How you ll grow

At Deloitte, our professional development plan focuses on helping people at every level of their career to identify and use their strengths to do their best work every day. From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there s always room to learn. We offer opportunities to help sharpen skills in addition to hands-on experience in the global, fast-changing business world. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs at Deloitte University, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career. Explore Deloitte University, The Leadership Center. at http://www2.deloitte.com/us/en/pages/careers/articles/life-at-deloitte-benefits-and-rewards.html

Benefits

At Deloitte, we know that great people make a great organization. We value our people and offer employees a broad range of benefits. Learn more about what working at Deloitte can mean for you. at http://www2.deloitte.com/us/en/pages/careers/articles/life-at-deloitte-benefits-and-rewards.html

Deloitte s culture

Our positive and supportive culture encourages our people to do their best work every day. We celebrate individuals by recognizing their uniqueness and offering them the flexibility to make daily choices that can help them to be healthy, centered, confident, and aware. We offer well-being programs and are continuously looking for new ways to maintain a culture where our people excel and lead healthy, happy lives. Learn more about Life at Deloitte.

Corporate citizenship

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