Data Engineer

  • Genzeon,
  • New York, NY
  • 9 hours ago
PYTHON, PANDAS, STATISTICS, STATISTICAL
Contract W2, Contract Independent, Full Time
BASED ON EXPERIENCE

Job Description

Job Title: Data Engineer

Location: New York, NY / Austin, TX

Duration: Contract/ Permanent Full Time

Responsibilities

  • Communicate with quantitative researchers and other end-users to understand their requirements and potential future requests
  • Investigate vendor data thoroughly to become a subject matter expert on its characteristics and irregularities
  • Develop ETL processing components using cutting edge technologies, and write robust tests for on-going quality control
  • Support developed transformations and ETL frameworks in production trading as well as backtest research
  • Build flexible data API components in iterations with research peers to ensure their needs are met
  • Optimize data IO and load balancing for distributed, grid computation

Requirements:

  • Strong programming skills, preference for Python, Java is a plus
  • Experience with the scientific Python stack, Numpy, Scipy, Pandas, Matplotlib
  • Ability to find practical solutions and successfully make trade-offs between long-term goals and short-term deliverables
  • Ability to troubleshoot difficult problems, both numerically and technically
  • Proficient with SQL, experience with Postgres is a plus
  • Experience with Hadoop, Spark, and Docker is a plus
  • Analyze a variety of large data sets to develop and implement alpha signals
  • Computer Science/Math or similar degree
  • 2-5 years of professional experience, ideally exposure to work with complex data sets and all stages of cleaning, preparing data to be used in specific format
Dice Id : 10379292
Position Id : 20-02882
Originally Posted : 6 months ago
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