Data Engineer – London – Finance

Data Engineer – London – Finance

Data Engineer – London – Finance

London – Hedge Fund

Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits

Python, Matlab, SQL, NoSQL, MYSQL, AWS, Pandas, Scipy, Numpy, Machine Learning, Scrappy, Computer Science, Statistics, Data Science, Visualisation, D3.JS, Raphael, R, ggplot, Statistics

A technology driven Hedge Fund that have been maximising big data technology are seeking a Data Engineer to join their team and sit within IT, but work closely with the Quant Researches. This organisation are a technology group formed by technologists and have hundreds of projects across within their market, reference and real-time data team. They are seeking a passionate data technologist who loves to delve deep into data and design specialised database systems, which will be used as business critical data sources for optimal trading strategies.

This role will see you work closely with the business on a large data sets from structured to unstructured data. Ideally you will have strong skills in either C#, Java, C++ or Python. You must be a technologist who is passionate about automating systems and manipulating data. Ideally you will have strong data analysis and an understanding of statistics for predictions on the markets and discovering competitive opportunities within the financial markets using a skilled approach to data science/analysis. You will need to have skills in RDBMS (ideally SQL) and be enthusiastic about problem solving.

Key skills within this Data Engineer role are as follows:

  • A big data fanatic with experience in working with large data sets – Required
  • Solid C# or Python coding experience – Required
  • Strong mathematical and statistics skills – Required
  • A computer science degree – Desirable
  • Worked within the financial markets – Desirable
  • Passionate about machine learning and data science – Required
  • Experienced with working with unstructured data – Required
  • Skilled in data visualisation - Required

This is a chance to join a team of the best IT specialists in the industry. If you enjoy bringing your own solutions and working in a challenging environment, where you are constantly learning and using the best technologies, you will be well suited here. This company offers a great team culture where you will be required to work hard, but the rewards are far greater.

Please get in contact with Jon Kay @ Harrington Starr for more information.