Python Data Engineer

Location: Mumbai
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 04_160719
Sector: Technology

A leading quantitative investment firm is hiring for a Python data engineer for their Mumbai office.

The successful candidate will join a high performing team that is focused on trading global markets by building and scaling the firm’s data platform

Responsibilities:

  • Develop efficient, scalable data and research infrastructure
  • Implement robust workflows for processing structured and unstructured financial datasets
  • Analyze dataset coverage and quality; develop and maintain reusable libraries for data analysis
  • Work closely with quantitative researchers to extend and utilize the data platform
  • Undertake general trading support responsibilities for Asian markets

Requirements:

  • Undergraduate degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related field
  • 4+ years of professional experience in software or data engineering
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Programming experience in Python (strongly preferred) and C++
  • Familiarity with data pipelines, relational databases, and/or SQL; experience with OLAP/data warehouse solutions (e.g., Redshift, Greenplum) a plus
  • Ability to creatively propose and evaluate hypotheses for solving complex problems