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Data Engineer - Perm
Ref No.: 18-00285
Location: New York City, New York
Our direct client is seeking a Data Engineer to work in their New York, NY location. This is a full time permanent role.

Required Skills:
  • A Bachelor's degree plus 10+ years of financial industry experience, with 5+ years towards delivering Data Management initiatives at large multi-business unit organizations
  • Experience with reference and transactional data in asset management value chain (research, portfolio management, sales and trading, performance analysis and attribution, risk controlling, fund accounting)
  • Strong working knowledge of security master data, security market data, security trade and position management, position valuation models
  • Strong working knowledge of relational data modeling and experience with big data and big data infrastructure
  • A proven track record of successful initiatives to establish data capabilities, design and create data repositories, improve data accessibility and quality, and deliver business value through effective data management
  • Hands-on solution driven attitude, with ability to provide tactical solutions and deliver strategic capability for various needs
  • Maturity to participate in multiple complex programs at the same time in an agile environment
  • Some working knowledge of Data Governance and Data Quality Management

You are:
  • Proficient with SQL, Python, R, Java
  • Familiar with file systems like HDFS, AWS S3, or Azure Blob Storage
  • Familiar with messaging systems like Kafka, RabbitMQ, or Sqoop
  • Proficient with batch processing using Spark, Flink, Hadoop MapReduce, or Hive
  • Proficient with NoSQL and relational data stores like Cassandra, Redis, Elasticsearch, Oracle, SQL Server, Sybase
  • Familiar with a graph database like ArangoDB, DataStax Enterprise Graph, JanusGraph, or Neo4j