Data Engineer / Systems Developer

What you’ll do

As the Data Engineer / System Developer on a discretionary investment team, you will be a cornerstone hire collaborating closely with the team’s portfolio manager, data scientists, and investment analysts to build and manage our data and technological processes that power our differentiated and innovative investment strategy within Point72’s premier Discretionary Long / Short business. You will be responsible for:

  • Collaborating with firm’s information technology teams (systems administrators, database administrators, and developers) to build and manage technology infrastructure specifically designed for team’s requirements
  • Managing local servers and database instances (PostgreSQL and/or SQL Server)
  • Managing Amazon Web Services (AWS) infrastructure including Linux RHEL EC2 instances, VPC configuration, EFS storage, S3 buckets, Lambda, Elastic Container Service (e.g., Docker), Athena, and RDS (PostgreSQL and/or SQL Server)
  • Working with internal resources and external data vendors to ingest data from many different sources
  • Building highly dependable extract, transform, and load procedures
  • Serving as “data librarian” to direct team to where particular data is stored
  • Creating SQL/NoSQL queries and processes to deliver data to team in preferred format
  • Managing workflow processes with tools such as Apache AirFlow

What’s required?

  • Highly proficient / advanced in Linux systems administration (command line, software installation, service configuration, Bash scripting, user management, storage management, networking etc.)
  • Highly proficient / advanced in writing SQL queries
  • Competent / intermediate in database administration and SQL tuning
  • Have 3+ years of working experience as a data engineer, data analyst, systems administrator, database administrator, systems engineer, systems developer, or related roles
  • Demonstrated ability to write clear and comprehensive documentation of processes
  • Highly attentive to detail
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

We take care of our people

We invest in our people, their careers, their health, and their well-being. We want you to concentrate on success and leave the rest to us. When you work here, we provide:

  • Fully-paid health care benefits
  • Mental and physical wellness programs
  • Tuition assistance
  • A 401(k) savings program with an employer match and more

To apply for this job please visit careers.point72.com.