Python Data Engineer

Job Title: Python Data Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Mumbai
Reference: 01_130619AB
Contact Name: Annpurna Bist
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 13, 2019 16:52

Job Description

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.


  • 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.

Skills required:

  • 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.