Berkeley Research Group

Associate/Junior Developer

UK-London
2 weeks ago
Job ID
2017-1769
# of Openings
1
Category
Consulting Staff

Overview

As this position is located in London, it does not require applicants to be legally authorized to work in the United States. The online application will require applicants to answer questions regarding their work authorization and potential sponsorship. Please note the responses will not affect your candidacy.

 

Berkeley Research Group provides independent advice, data analytics, authoritative studies, expert testimony, investigations, and regulatory and dispute consulting to Fortune 500 corporations, financial institutions, government agencies, major law firms, and regulatory bodies around the world. BRG experts provide sophisticated economic, financial, and analytical advice across a wide range of disciplines, including antitrust and competition policy, complex damages, finance, healthcare, intellectual property, restructuring, valuation, and workforce issues. In addition, the firm assists clients in major industry sectors with compliance, business process improvement, and strategy consulting.  Headquartered in Emeryville, California, BRG currently has over 40 offices across the United States and internationally.

 

The Associate position is an entry-level consulting staff position. The candidate for this role will be working as part of the BRG DRIVE development team with focus on implementation of analytics, backend and frontend functionality within DRIVE. This position offers advancement opportunities within a rapidly growing expert services and consulting firm.

 

Responsibilities

  • Write and design database schemas, system configurations, utility methods, frontend templates, custom visualisations, and bespoke development of data parsers to feed into the DRIVE ecosystem.
  • Design the workflow and functionality of a given app/problem area independently and coordinate implementation with the wider team.
  • Responsible for the documentation of code, workflows and maintenance of the version control system.
  • Train the rest of the team on any new developed approaches and methodologies.

Qualifications

  • Minimum of 2:1 degree in Computer Science, Forensic Computing or Data Science related studies
  • A passion for technology and programming
  • Skilled in at least 1 programming language (Python, Java, C++ or C#)
  • A good understanding of web technologies (HTML, JavaScript & CSS)
  • Experience with virtualisation (ideally also with container technologies)
  • Experience with relational and non-relational databases
  • 0-2 years of professional experience
  • Available to travel for work
  • Right to work in the UK

 

Candidate performance will be measured on the following core competencies:

 

Technical

  • Understanding of the DRIVE technologies & architecture
  • Understanding of the code
  • Level of implementation of tasks (& code)
  • Understanding of security implications of different technical approaches

Quality

  • Compliance with the Business Requirement Document for the individual task
  • Amount of errors in work submitted & executed
  • Level of documentation of work performed

Communication & Team work

  • Training sessions with the team
  • Workflow documentation
  • Quality of version control maintenance
  • Participation in strategy discussions

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