Senior Data Engineer in New York, NY at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 2/10/2020

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Job Description

Our client is looking for Senior Data Engineer/Scientist with an understanding of the asset management industry to work in an engaging and innovative environment.

This is a full-time, permanent opportunity, offering a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.

Responsibilities of the Senior Data Engineer:
  • Conduct data analysis, scripting, and updates for real-time and batch processing
  • Lead implementation of data strategy using enterprise data lake solution
  • Hands-on coding with the ability to outline solution design with coding best practices, perform code review and ensuring good and secure 
  • Installing & configuration of the software tool, including hotfixes and upgrades
Requirements of the Senior Data Engineer:
  • Bachelor's or Master's in Computer Science or Information Technology or equivalent experience
  • At least 8 years’ experience in Python or equivalent technologies (Scala, Perl) with excellent knowledge of pandas/numpy libraries specializing in data integration from multiple data sources using various ETL techniques and frameworks
  • At least 5 years’ experience with Spark/PySpark or equivalent distributed processing system
  • At least 5 years’ experience with SQL/T-SQL development and performance tuning
  • Experience with developing real time data pipelines using Kafka and in creating data service API for data consuming applications
  • Experience with legacy and modern integration methods Data virtualization, ETL, and various data formats
  • Possess a broad knowledge of Legal Entities that engage in financial transactions
  • Familiarity with building and mastering global identifiers, counterparty, Investment / Asset Types and Agreements, Standard Reference Data, Corporate hierarchies
Keywords: Senior Data Engineer, Spark, Python

Job ID: 334385

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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