Data Engineer - Big/Alternative data - Quantitative investing - Buy Side firm - London
We are currently working with a leading data science in London who are looking to add a Data engineer to their team in London.
The Data Science team has a unique position of sitting within the Alternative investments division and therefore work across a range of asset classes within both the quantitative and fundamental investment space on the long only and long short side.
The primary function of the team is to collect, process and integrate unstructured, Alternative and big data into the investment process. The team will harvest Alpha from alternative/Big data, combine alpha signals and systematically back test in addition to delivering data driven insights.
You will be responsible for cleansing and managing and pipelining the data to make it more efficient.
In order to apply you should have:
• Between 3-7 years' experience as a data engineer - ideally working within an investment team
• Experience with both Big and Alternative data
• Expertise within Python, Azure and Snowflake
This is an excellent opportunity to join a Multi-Billion dollar alternative investment fund within a team which has doubled in size in the last 2 years. Recent projects include working across the Technology and Investment divisions to productionize data-science driven investment strategies. The firm have invested heavily into data science and have made this team a key priority for growth and investment.
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