Platform Engineer Platform Engineer …

Point72 Asset Management
in New York, NY, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Point72 Asset Management
in New York, NY, United States
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Platform Engineer
Experienced Professionals

New York

Market Intelligence


A Career with Point72's Analytics team
At Point72, our Data Scientists sift through petabytes of unstructured data from diverse sources to discover trends and insights that help Point72's Portfolio Managers create new investment theses. We combine an experiment-based approach with the strongest possible management support and the freedom to innovate unencumbered by bureaucracy. We encourage our Data Scientists to imagine the impossible, and provide the structure to bring those ideas to market in months, not years.

What you'll do
Platform Engineers build solutions for processing big and unstructured data sets at Point72. Our team works closely with portfolio managers and data scientists to understand the potential business value of data sets and ultimately build data processing pipelines around those data sources. In this role, you will:
  • Develop big data processing pipelines for new data sources containing structured and unstructured data
  • Build platform infrastructure using Hadoop technologies
  • Build and support visualization and exploration capabilities around our big data sets
  • Maintain knowledge of new technology developments and conduct proof of concepts to evaluate new technologies

What's required
We want you to join us if you have extensive experience or demonstrated interest in big data technologies. Other requirements include:
  • Commitment to the highest ethical standards
  • Strong experience in Java or Python Development
  • Experience with Hadoop or other big data platforms
  • Ability to devise novel and innovative solutions to challenges

We take care of our people
We invest in our people, their careers, their health, and their well-being. We want you to concentrate on success and leave the rest to us. When you work here, we provide:
  • Fully-paid health care benefits
  • Generous parental and family leave policies
  • Mental and physical wellness programs
  • Tuition assistance
  • A 401(k) savings program with an employer match and more

About Point72
Point72 Asset Management is a global firm led by Steven Cohen that invests in multiple asset classes and strategies worldwide. Resting on more than a quarter-century of investing experience, we seek to be the industry's premier asset manager through delivering superior risk-adjusted returns, adhering to the highest ethical standards, and offering the greatest opportunities to the industry's brightest talent. We're inventing the future of finance by revolutionizing how we develop our people and how we use data to shape our thinking.
Point72 is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Point72 is committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment. Point72 complies with applicable, local, state and federal laws on the subject of equal employment opportunity.