Data Engineer

Investment Firm #009

Overview

Looking for an entry-level data engineer to build software that provides financial data to trading teams. The person in this role will be exposed to a wide variety of data, ranging from tick-by-tick data for high-frequency trading to large alternative data sets to event-based data. An ideal candidate will be able to put themselves into a traders’ or researchers’ shoes and design access patterns that empower their user.

This person will work closely with traders, researchers, and other engineers. Strong communication skills are a must.

Responsibilities

· Building software to help front-office groups access data.

· Building software to ingest and import data.

Required skills/credentials:

· Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Data Engineering, or Applied Math from a top tier school.

· Or, bachelor’s degree in engineering or hard science AND 3+ years of data engineering experience in a buy-side financial firm.

· Strong communication skills.

· Excellent Python skills, including experience with Jupyter notebooks, pandas, and numpy.

Preferred skills/credentials:

· Abie to build microservices in a containerized environment.

· Distributed computations using Dask or Spark.

· Java.

To apply for this job email your details to Graham.Gates@TechExecOnline.com

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