Senior Data Engineer

Salary $170 to $200k + 40/50% bonus
Employment type Permanent

Job description

What You’ll Do:
Building on a multi-decade history in quantitative equity, Acadian has expanded its reach into multi asset class, alternative equity, and systematic credit. The investment data engineering function will build a platform that will expand our data capabilities to operate with at significant scale across a broad array of asset
classes. We’re looking for a senior contributor to help design, build and support a data platform that will drive our investment process.

  • Hands on development experience with Python (Pandas, NumPy) for modeling/analytical work and SQL for data access and architecture; AWS or other cloud infrastructure
  • Understands the best fit for column, key-value, document, relational, time-series and file stores
  • Working experience with AWS Cloud services (e.g. S3, EC2, ECS) with Terraform.
  • Familiarity with data platforms such as Spark, MongoDB, Parquet, PostgreSQL, DynamoDB and Redis.
  • Superior software, data modeling, profiling and programming skills to move quickly from concept to solution with solid understanding of software system development life cycles.