Data Engineering Intern at M1 Finance

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M1 is a young, rapidly growing company revolutionizing personal finance. The current tools used to invest, borrow, or spend your money are woefully undershooting what’s possible -- so we have created a new generation of investment and banking tools that will entirely reinvent how people interact with their money.

Our signature product is a beautiful, one-of-a-kind, free investing platform. People can easily create and automate their investments, borrow against a flexible portfolio line of credit, and soon, use M1 as their bank -- creating a finance experience that is totally new and incredibly exciting. There has never been an easier, more convenient, or less expensive way to control all aspects of your finances.

We manage hundreds of millions of dollars and are signing up thousands of new customers each week. But we are not done! We have ambitious plans to take on an entrenched, aging industry. Join us and help build the future of personal finance.

Job Description

M1 is looking for an intern to join our Data Engineering team that works with our. Backend Engineers. Our internship will work closely with the team on specific projects that move the company forward. We're looking for a student who can join us over the summer and make a big impact on the product. You'll work closely with a mentor and have the ability to work closely with very talented engineers. This is a paid internship for 40-hours a week, spanning 12 weeks.

As a Data Engineering Intern, you'll:

  • Identify valuable new sources of data and integrate them into M1's data lake and data warehouse
  • Design and implement data pipelines in Python
  • Develop SQL-based workflows for enriching and de-duplicating data
  • Collaborating with stakeholders to produce meaningful metrics of data quality
  • Create and maintain dashboards and visualizations to communicate critical business metrics to all parts of M1

Qualifications:

  • Advanced Bachelors student, Masters student, or recent bootcamp grad
  • Experience with Python and/or SQL (both preferred)
  • Willingness to learn
  • Curiosity and Attention to Detail
  • Interest in scientific visualization or information design, a plus

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Technology we use

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Location

The M1 office is centrally located in Chicago's Loop, with easy access to public transportation and plenty of bars and restaurants nearby.

An Insider's view of M1 Finance

What’s the vibe like in the office?

Laid back but very energetic at the same time. We're always working on the next product update, the next campaign, and while it can be a bit demanding, every team is good about providing flexibility and we celebrate all successes together.

Catalina

Art Director

How do you collaborate with other teams in the company?

Open communication and collaboration welcome at all times. We're always looking for ways to harness each other's expertise so that the whole is greater than the sum of the parts.

Patryk

Digital Marketing Specialist

What makes someone successful on your team?

We look for people who are smart, ambitious, hard-working, and friendly.

Steven

VP of Engineering

What is your vision for the company?

M1 Finance should functionally change the way we manage our personal finances.

Steven

VP of Engineering

How do you empower your team to be more creative?

M1 has a mountain to climb, and we are always looking for more solutions. Any person on my team is empowered to come up with those solutions

Steven

VP of Engineering

What are M1 Finance Perks + Benefits

M1 Finance Benefits Overview

A great product is the result of a talented team and strong work culture. At M1, our philosophy is to hire unbelievably intelligent, motivated, high-integrity individuals and promote an environment that enables their best work.

Our company’s culture reflects what creative, intelligent people value in their careers: meaningful and interesting work, a fun environment, and financially rewarding opportunities.

https://www.m1finance.com/about/culture

Culture
Volunteer in local community
M1 sponsors volunteer opportunities in the Chicago community each quarter, which allows us to give back, bond as a team, and spend time doing things that are important to the employees of M1.
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
M1 has committees for DIversity, including Internal Education, Community Involvement, and Diverse Hiring.
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Pair programming
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Unconscious bias training
M1 offers unconscious bias, harassment, and interview training for all employees
Diversity manifesto
Diversity Employee Resource Groups
M1 has committees for DIversity, including Internal Education, Community Involvement, and Diverse Hiring.
Hiring Practices that Promote Diversity
M1 tracks diversity on a bi-annual basis and reports on diverse hiring metrics to leadership and the M1 board.
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Disability Insurance
M1 covers this at 100%
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
M1 covers this at 100%
Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
Mental Health Benefits
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
M1 uses a SIMPLE IRA, not a 401K, for our retirement benefit. It allows us to use the M1 platform to manage the retirement benefit
401(K) Matching
M1 uses a SIMPLE IRA, which is similar to a 401K. It allows us to use the M1 platform for the retirement benefit. M1 will contribute 2%, regardless of the employee contribution, even if that is 0%.
Company Equity
Match charitable contributions
Our CEO personally matches employee's charitable contributions
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
We provide up to 12 weeks of parental leave for the primary caretaker. M1 also provides 4 weeks of leave for the secondary caretaker.
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
Family Medical Leave
Return-to-work program post parental leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Happy Hours
Recreational Clubs
Home Office Stipend for Remote Employees
M1 allows employees to reimburse up to $500 for home office equipment for all employees.
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Diversity Program
Lunch and learns
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Mentorship program
Time allotted for learning
Paid industry certifications
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