Senior Data Software Engineer

Titolo: Senior Data Software Engineer
Tipologia di contratto: Contract
Luogo: Baltimore, Maryland
Stipendio: US$70 - US$90 per hour
Arbitro: 1111111_1593036210
Nome del contatto: James Thomas
Contatto email:
Lavoro pubblicato: mesi 4 fa

Descrizione del lavoro

You must demonstrate a willingness to overcome technical challenges in a fast-paced environment. The role will provide architecture, design, and implementation expertise to a cross-functional team. You will play a key role in supporting and modernizing the legacy Microsoft stack and platform into a modern platform which leverages AWS.
Core Attributes:
* High achiever who combines ambition with humility and is happy to let their performance do the talking
* Leadership: Maintain high standards and help to create an environment where people can do their best work
* Craft-like approach to building software; takes pride in engineering excellence and instils these values within the team and others
* A proponent of strong collaborative software engineering techniques and methods: Agile development, continuous integration, code review or pairing, unit testing, refactoring and related approaches
* Excellent problem-solving and critical-thinking skills; demonstrated ability to employ fact-based decision-making to resolve complex problems, by applying experience and business knowledge
* Possess a passion for technology and staying sharp in your craft by keeping on top of new technologies, tools and trends
* Strong interpersonal skills; able to establish and maintain a close working relationship with Portfolio Managers, Quantitative researchers, Analysts and senior businesspeople alike
* High energy, results driven person with strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work well with global teams, including time-zone flexibility
* Ability to thrive in a complex, fast-paced, and highly technical environment
* Collaborate with your engineering manager to enable a fit-for-purpose application portfolio consistent with the target architecture and operating model
* Come up with innovative ways to enhance our systems and to make our data-related processes more efficient
* Participate in time-sensitive projects, and collaborate with your global colleagues to deliver new initiatives
* Enable improvement of the engineering team through shaping of tools, processes and standards
* Produce comprehensive, usable dataset documentation and metadata
* Evaluate and make decisions around dataset implementations designed and proposed by peer data engineers
* Ensure the validity and accuracy of security-level analytics and risk exposures within the portfolio management and analytics systems, driving consistency and transparency
* Devise innovative ways to enhance our systems and to make our data-related processes more efficient
* 7+ years of progressive engineering experience with 2+ years related to data engineering, microservices, frameworks and/or platform development
* 5+ years coding experience and solid working knowledge of at least one language such as C# or Java
* 5+ years of business systems analysis or experience working with data and analyzing data
* Experience designing and delivering frameworks, focused on data pipelines, data catalogs, data distribution, and/or advanced analytics
* Proficient with a range of open source frameworks and development tools -. .Net Framework (Standard/ Core), AWS Lambda and Step Functions, SNS, SQS, S3, NoSQL databases, Git/ Unity, Angular/Backbone/ReactJS etc.
* Knowledge of reporting and ETL tools such as SSRS, Informatica etc.
Strong preference for:
* Experience of front office software development with an Asset Management, Hedge fund or Investment Bank
* Solid working knowledge of Risk analytics platforms (e.g MSCI, Bloomberg PORT, Barclay's POINT) and derivatives
* Experience building containerized applications and deploying to public or private clouds, such as Amazon Web Services (AWS) or similar providers.
* Open source involvement such as a well-curated blog, accepted contribution, or community presence
* Strong academic record and BA/BS in Computer Science, Math, Engineering or related technical degree