Python Developer

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Chicago, IL

Industry: IT Consulting/Services

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Less than 5 years

Posted 173 days ago

  by    Radhika Arora

Our client is a leading global financial institution providing brokerage and investment banking services, including asset and equities management.

 

They are currently looking for a Python Developer in Chicago, IL.

You are a strong Data Science Engineer with excellent data analysis skills. You will work directly with the firm’s researchers, traders and simulation staff to develop solutions to bottlenecks in business-critical systems and production trading systems.

 

Role:

  • Applying statistical modelling techniques to a variety of large data sets
  • Define and develop models to optimize market data use
  • Develop load scripts and support acquisitions of other data sets
  • Oversee data receipt, storage and mapping protocols
  • Develop enhancement to assist quantitative research staff

 

Profile:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in a STEM field
  • 3+ years’ enterprise experience with Python (or C++, ideally a strong grasp of both)
  • Experience in statistical modelling and data analytics.
  • Experience with large-scale financial data.
  • Strong grasp of multi-threaded application and low latency design and development.
  • Strong understanding of data structures, algorithms
  • An understanding of financial markets and instrument types is important, so financial services experience is a must