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Software Engineer, Consultant, Fall Intern/Co-op

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Job description

Innovate. Collaborate. Shine. Lighthouse Exponential— KPMG Canada’s Center of Excellence for Data & Analytics + Intelligent Automation — applies data science to solve real-world business problems and operationalize AI. Join a diverse team which is always curious and learning, thinking independently and working collaboratively, has a passion to solve difficult problems and has fun doing it.

KPMG Lighthouse Exponential Toronto has an exciting opportunity for a Software Engineer, Consultant intern to join our team Fall 2021! This role will be a rewarding experience for you if you:

  • Thrive on challenges and work best in a fast-paced environment where each day is different
  • Work well in a project team environment and have strong collaboration and interpersonal skills
  • Have a permanent “figure it out” mindset

*Please note that this is a virtual opportunity affiliated with our Toronto office and all candidates must be currently living in Canada.

What you will do
As a Big Data Specialist:

  • Big data architecture design, implementation, optimization
  • Support data pipelines, data mining/science algorithms, visualization engineering
  • Familiar with different architecture patterns of development
  • Ability to architect highly scalable distributed systems
  • Understand how algorithms work and have experience building high-performance algorithms (i.e. Statistical models, decision trees, neural networks, etc.)

As a Developer:

  • Big data architecture design, implementation, optimization
  • Design problems, build solutions and deliver end-to-end services that provide business insights
  • Experts in cloud/on-prem/hybrid hosting solutions and full stack development
  • Work on a variety of different problems with multiple languages and software platforms

What you bring to the role

As a Big Data Specialist:

  • Strong experience with large scale and/or distributed processing methodologies such as Hadoop, Storm, Spark, etc.
  • Experience with object oriented design, coding, testing patterns as well as experience in engineering (commercial and open source) software platforms and large-scale data infrastructure.
  • Sophisticated ability to rapidly ingest, transform and mind data
  • Ability to evaluate, design, test and manage ‘big data architectures’
  • Familiarity with programming methodologies such as version control, testing, QA, and development methodologies such as Waterfall and Agile

As a Developer:

  • Strong experience developing applications and programs using existing frameworks and tools
  • Familiarity with development frameworks such as .NET, Linux/UNIX, Web/Front-End/Back-End and Mobile
  • Ability to develop a variety of user oriented applications to delivery content in intuitive and innovative ways, through desktop. Mobile apps and web interfaces
  • Familiarity with programming methodologies such as version control, texting, QA, and development methodologies such as Waterfall and Agile

Keys to your success:

  • Ability to apply data and analytics concepts to business problems.
  • Ability to explain data and analytics concepts to non-technical team members.
  • Strong knowledge in distributed computing architecture, massive-parallel processing big data platforms (Such as Hadoop, MapReduce, HDFS, Spark, Hive/Impala, H-Base/MongoDB/Casandra, Teradata/Netezza/Redshift)
  • Experience in visual exploration to perform data discovery and highlight insights
  • Some experience with visualization tools (Tableau, PowerBI, QlikView, JavaScript, d3.js, etc.)
  • Knowledge of how specific visual components drive usability and understanding
  • A knack at telling a story with purpose. Strong facilitation and collaboration abilities to conduct discussions and workshop with engineers and business analyst to advocate for positive user experience and recommend potential solutions to identified problems

Our Values, The KPMG Way
Integrity, we do what is right | Excellence, we never stop learning and improving | Courage, we think and act boldly | Together, we respect each other and draw strength from our differences | For Better, we do what matters

KPMG in Canada is a proud equal opportunities employer and we are committed to creating a respectful, inclusive and barrier-free workplace that allows all of our people to reach their full potential. A diverse workforce is key to our success and we believe in bringing your whole self to work. We welcome all qualified candidates to apply and hope you will choose KPMG in Canada as your employer of choice.

kpmg

Job description

Innovate. Collaborate. Shine. Lighthouse Exponential— KPMG Canada’s Center of Excellence for Data & Analytics + Intelligent Automation — applies data science to solve real-world business problems and operationalize AI. Join a diverse team which is always curious and learning, thinking independently and working collaboratively, has a passion to solve difficult problems and has fun doing it.

KPMG Lighthouse Exponential Toronto has an exciting opportunity for a Software Engineer, Consultant intern to join our team Fall 2021! This role will be a rewarding experience for you if you:

  • Thrive on challenges and work best in a fast-paced environment where each day is different
  • Work well in a project team environment and have strong collaboration and interpersonal skills
  • Have a permanent “figure it out” mindset

*Please note that this is a virtual opportunity affiliated with our Toronto office and all candidates must be currently living in Canada.

What you will do
As a Big Data Specialist:

  • Big data architecture design, implementation, optimization
  • Support data pipelines, data mining/science algorithms, visualization engineering
  • Familiar with different architecture patterns of development
  • Ability to architect highly scalable distributed systems
  • Understand how algorithms work and have experience building high-performance algorithms (i.e. Statistical models, decision trees, neural networks, etc.)

As a Developer:

  • Big data architecture design, implementation, optimization
  • Design problems, build solutions and deliver end-to-end services that provide business insights
  • Experts in cloud/on-prem/hybrid hosting solutions and full stack development
  • Work on a variety of different problems with multiple languages and software platforms

What you bring to the role

As a Big Data Specialist:

  • Strong experience with large scale and/or distributed processing methodologies such as Hadoop, Storm, Spark, etc.
  • Experience with object oriented design, coding, testing patterns as well as experience in engineering (commercial and open source) software platforms and large-scale data infrastructure.
  • Sophisticated ability to rapidly ingest, transform and mind data
  • Ability to evaluate, design, test and manage ‘big data architectures’
  • Familiarity with programming methodologies such as version control, testing, QA, and development methodologies such as Waterfall and Agile

As a Developer:

  • Strong experience developing applications and programs using existing frameworks and tools
  • Familiarity with development frameworks such as .NET, Linux/UNIX, Web/Front-End/Back-End and Mobile
  • Ability to develop a variety of user oriented applications to delivery content in intuitive and innovative ways, through desktop. Mobile apps and web interfaces
  • Familiarity with programming methodologies such as version control, texting, QA, and development methodologies such as Waterfall and Agile

Keys to your success:

  • Ability to apply data and analytics concepts to business problems.
  • Ability to explain data and analytics concepts to non-technical team members.
  • Strong knowledge in distributed computing architecture, massive-parallel processing big data platforms (Such as Hadoop, MapReduce, HDFS, Spark, Hive/Impala, H-Base/MongoDB/Casandra, Teradata/Netezza/Redshift)
  • Experience in visual exploration to perform data discovery and highlight insights
  • Some experience with visualization tools (Tableau, PowerBI, QlikView, JavaScript, d3.js, etc.)
  • Knowledge of how specific visual components drive usability and understanding
  • A knack at telling a story with purpose. Strong facilitation and collaboration abilities to conduct discussions and workshop with engineers and business analyst to advocate for positive user experience and recommend potential solutions to identified problems

Our Values, The KPMG Way
Integrity, we do what is right | Excellence, we never stop learning and improving | Courage, we think and act boldly | Together, we respect each other and draw strength from our differences | For Better, we do what matters

KPMG in Canada is a proud equal opportunities employer and we are committed to creating a respectful, inclusive and barrier-free workplace that allows all of our people to reach their full potential. A diverse workforce is key to our success and we believe in bringing your whole self to work. We welcome all qualified candidates to apply and hope you will choose KPMG in Canada as your employer of choice.

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