• Negotiable
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Selby Jennings Technology
  • 2018-12-11

Data Engineer

  • Location: New York, NY, USA
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job Type: Full time

An illustrious Hedge Fund is looking to recruit a talented & inventive Data Engineer to work closely with their highly respected Data Science Team. This Data Engineer will be working closely with the Data Scientists to sift through over a Petabyte of both structured & unstructured data to produce insights that will shape new investment theses for the Portfolio Managers. The successful Data Engineer will be able to think outside the box, be a confident communicator & constantly striving to improve their technical skill-set.

Top Tier Hedge Fund -Data Engineer

An illustrious Hedge Fund is looking to recruit a talented & inventive Data Engineer to work closely with their highly respected Data Science Team.

This Data Engineer will be working closely with the Data Scientists to sift through over a Petabyte of both structured & unstructured data to produce insights that will shape new investment theses for the Portfolio Managers. The successful Data Engineer will be able to think outside the box, be a confident communicator & constantly striving to improve their technical skill-set.

Role Highlights

  • Working closely with researchers to take their algorithms and develop into scalable production-grade code to feed the trading portfolio
  • Developing visualization and exploration capabilities for their big data sets
  • Building big data pipelines for new data sources

Candidate Background

  • 3 years + experience in Python or Java Development
  • Practical experience with Hadoop & Apache Spark
  • Demonstrated ability to think outside the box to business challenges

This is an opportunity to work for one of the most innovative Hedge Funds in the country. The money will not be a barrier to technology investment and neither will bureaucracy. The salary on offer is extremely competitive, with a great bonus scheme, fully-paid health-care & an employer-matched 401 (k) program.