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SQL Developer
Ref No.: 13-00424
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 09/10/2013
Location: Midtown, NYC
Position Type: Permanent
Compensation: Market Rate

We are looking for a full-time SQL Developer to join the companys Data team. This is an exciting opportunity to work with an intelligent, committed and energetic group that is passionate about revolutionizing the way research and analysis is conducted in the alternative investment industry. The Data team at Client is a fast-paced and growing group of individuals who provide data and analytical
support to the entire Client client base. Developers will work with vast amount of securities data from many sources, and portfolio data from prominent hedge funds, fund of hedge funds and some of the most
sophisticated Institutional Investors.

The Data team manages all incoming data at Client and support client requests and special projects. The position of a Developer is as challenging and demanding as it is rewarding. This position plays a critical role in integrating sophisticated data feeds and providing the world-class data quality that Client clients have come to expect.


- Portfolio Data Integration:
- Collect specifications for new data integration
- Analyze the financial instruments involved in an integration
- Build software and tools to integrate client data into Client platform

- Security Master and Reference Data:
- Build integration software and tools to load securities and reference data
- Track, debug and improve complicated database processes

Qualifications, Traits & Experience

- Bachelors degree from notable college
- Highly proficient in T-SQL, stored procedure, and ETL
- MS SQL Server database administration knowledge is a big plus
- Scripting language such as Perl is a plus
- Knowledge in C#, Java or Scala is a plus
- Knowledge on definitions and parameters of financial instruments, e.g. equities, fixed incomes, options, futures, swaps, forwards, etc. is a plus
- Interested in investments and/or the fund of funds and hedge fund industry

The Team

The Technology Department at Client is responsible for realizing the company's vision by implementing, managing and evolving our highly scalable application. We approach finance with a fresh perspective,
leveraging the latest technologies in functional programming, distributed computing and large dataset management to provide clients with not only intuitive analytics in sub-second, but valuable and actionableinsights. Internally, Technology is the agent of operational efficiency, automating and streamliningvarious complex data management processes, and ensuring the integrity and reliability of the full productsuite. The team is comprised of passionate, innovative and intellectually curious engineers from diversebackgrounds that share a common thirst for growth, the open source community and revolutionizing the finance industry.