Data Engineer

Posted 29 September 2022
Salary Up to £110,000
Job type Permanent
Discipline Data Engineering
Contact NameEanna Flanagan

Job description

Referment is working with one of London’s leading hedge funds, known to be at the forefront of technology and innovation. They have an exciting opportunity for a Data Engineer to join their market data and analytics team which supports the front office in building and maintaining a cutting-edge data platform that enables the quants and portfolio managers to make good investment decisions.

This role will give the successful candidate huge scope for impact and the chance to work on a variety of data engineering projects across a large technology stack and as such, applicants should have a real passion for the latest tools and technologies as well as be confident speaking to stakeholders within the business.

You or your referral will be rewarded exceptionally well both in terms of career development and financial earnings in this role and get the opportunity to work alongside some of the best technologists in the hedge fund space.

Key Requirements: 

  • 1-4 year’s OO programming experience (ideally Python)

  • Strong SQL skills

  • Experience working on open-source technologies such as ElasticSearch, Kafka, Hadoop, Spark, Airflow

  • Degree/MSc in Computer Science or similar academic studies

* You or your referral must be eligible to work in the UK without requiring sponsorship*

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