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Data Engineer for Gurgaon
Job ID IT JOBS#257
Location: Gurgaon, India
Required Skills:
Our client is seeking an experienced Data Engineer with an experience in building data-driven infrastructure and AI solutions.
In this role, you will be responsible for the delivery and operations of end-to-end AI solutions and to build infrastructure for processing big and unstructured data sets.
This includes productizing the findings from our research team into scalable, and robust system, which meet the highest production standards. You will work closely with data scientists, quantitative researchers and portfolio managers to understand the potential business value of data sets and ultimately build data processing pipelines around those data sources.
What you’ll do
- Participating in the elaboration, architecture, design, development, testing, deployment, operation, maintenance, and enhancement of tools, libraries, frameworks, platform and full stack software solutions.
- Designing, implementing and operating friendly and scalable APIs and micro services
- Collaborating with the research group to productize the quantitative models and research findings as well as maintain AI models deployed in production
- Developing big data processing pipelines for new data sources containing structured and unstructured data
- Building platform infrastructure, visualization and exploration capabilities around our big data sets
- Using the best software engineering tools and techniques. Review and test code, help manage automated testing and deployments
- Working on both the backend and front-end aspects of complex solutions
What’s required
- Proficient in programming in Python
- Degree in a quantitative or technical discipline from top university (computer science, engineering, etc.)
- 5+ years of relevant experience in hands-on large-scale software development and enterprise architecture
- Extensive experience designing and developing in-house software solutions
- Understanding of data structures and algorithms and experience with big data platforms
- Ability to devise novel and innovative solutions to challenges
- Innate curiosity, entrepreneurial spirit, open minded and team player
Company’s culture
The company is driven by the mission of shaping the future of investment management. They have an international and multicultural team of creative and open-minded problem solvers.
Combining the best talents from physics, computer science, mathematics, social sciences and finance, the company all together are striving for constant innovation.
For your valuable work, the company offers:
- Highly dynamic, innovative, passionate and entrepreneurial team
- Open and inclusive company culture
- Autonomous and self-managed agile teams 
About the company
The company, backed by leading industry giants, is a developing next generation technology to revolutionize how investment decisions are made. The company offers differentiated, amplified and future-oriented investment intelligence mined from alternative data. Extracting early signals from the vast amount of data, empowering investment professionals with unique investible insight and hence better returns. From hedge fund to asset manager, they help our clients to enhance their investment models and derive information edge from a variety of data sources. 
Location: Gurgaon, India
Job Type: Permanent and Full-Time