Staff Data Engineer

  • Location

    New York

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    Data Science

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    Mia Monaghan

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A trading startup in New York are looking for a Data Engineer to joing their fast growing team. The successful candidate will combine strong technical skills, a passion for creative problem solving, and an intense curiosity about financial markets and human behavior. The candidate should be comfortable being the first on a project by setting the foundational code for the data lake.

What You'll Do

  • Partner with engineers, product managers, and analysts to deliver insights to the business
  • Design, build, and launch efficient and reliable data pipelines into production
  • Design and implement warehousing solutions to scale with the needs of the business
  • Develop new systems and tools to enable the team to consume and understand data more intuitively

Your Expertise

  • 3+ years of Data modeling, ETL, and Data Warehousing experience
  • Strong computer science fundamentals including data structures and algorithms
  • Strong software engineering skills in any server side language (Python, Ruby, Java, etc.)
  • Strong hands-on knowledge of SQL
  • Experience with mpp databases (Redshift, Vertica, etc) or similar technologies (Presto, Spark, etc) is a plus
  • Great communication skills including the ability to identify and communicate data driven insights
  • Self-starter, thriving in a startup environment
  • Experience with Agile software development methods