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Data Engineer

New York, United States
Posted 4 days ago Hybrid Permanent 150,000-180,000
Multi-strategy hedge fund is looking for a Data Engineer to join their team. The firm trades globally across multiple asset classes and investment approaches. The environment is fast paced and we are growing rapidly.

•    Design and implement software for data integration, validation, and monitoring.
•    Build data pipeline to onboard datasets from external vendors.
•    Work with portfolio managers and researcher to design and implement proprietary data sets.
•    Analyze and extract information from datasets to support trading and risk management.
•    Provide second level production support for data-related issues.
•    Design and implement analytic systems to track and manage data availability, access control, and usage statistics.
•    Improve infrastructure of the data platform.
•    Design and implement client facing web services.


  • Degree in a quantitative or technical field.
  • At least 3 years of relevant experience.
  • Demonstrated experience with Python (required), C++ or other major programming languages
  • Experience with relational database (SQL Server, PostgreSQL, etc.).
  • Knowledge of symbology and reference data across assets classes and data vendors.
  • Experience working under Linux environment.
  • Knowledge of concepts in math and statistics.
  • Knowledge of cloud environment such as Azure.
  • Knowledge of financial datasets for equity, futures, credit, index, or others.
  • Knowledge of open source tools such as Kafka, Airflow.
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced environment, detail-oriented, capable of performing tasks under pressure.