Data Engineer – Astral at IEX

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Employer: IEX

Expires: 04/01/2020

If you’re someone who is passionate about data, seeks out complex data problems, and wants to help build a new and exciting platform, you should consider joining our team as a Data Engineer. IEX is building a big data platform to tackle specialized data problems with high-performance cloud technology to help achieve our mission of creating fairer financial markets. We’re currently looking for a strong Data Engineer who can develop creative and scalable solutions to marshal unstructured data. This person will have the opportunity to play a key role on a brand new venture and work directly with the traders at the world’s largest hedge funds and asset managers.If you’re up for working in a fast-paced environment and with a small and highly-collaborative FinTech team changing Wall Street for the better – join us!About you:Self-starter with the capability of executing on projects independentlyStrong analytical and problem-solving skillsCollaborative team playerStrong communication skills to distill clear ideas to traders and non-technical audiencesWhat you’ll do:Work with complex financial data setsDesign flexible applications to normalize unstructured dataValidate data accuracy and map content to a proprietary databaseWork closely with our tech and analytics teams to solve new data problemsConduct self-directed research to enhance product capabilities and generate new content and ideas for tradersYour background:Programming and database experienceDemonstrated ability to efficiently manipulate large data setsExperience as a data engineerExperience normalizing complex data sets at scaleNice to havesBachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, or related STEM fieldPython, numpy, and pandas programming experienceUnderstanding of financial products and equities Here at IEX, we are dedicated to an inclusive workplace and culture. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, color, creed, religion, alienage or national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, disability or handicap, sex, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. This policy not only complies with all applicable laws and protects workers’ rights but is vital to IEX’s overall mission and values.