Big Data Engineer (Python) - Hedge Fund - £90k + Benefits

Big Data Engineer (Python) - Hedge Fund - £90k + Benefits

Job Title: Big Data Engineer (Python) - Hedge Fund - £90k + Benefits
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + pension, healthcare
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HQ00080769_1541174409
Contact Name: Mason Nathaniel
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 02, 2018 16:00

Job Description

Big Data Engineer (Python) - Hedge Fund - London - £90K + Benefits

I am working exclusively with a renowned London Hedge Fund to find a Data Engineer (Python) to join their Markets Data Team based at their London HQ.


The Data Engineer (Python) will join a highly prized Markets Data Analytics team of 10 working closely with investment teams to understand their data needs and help them to make informed data driven investment decisions.

This would see the Data Engineer (Python) integration and preparing large, varied data sets and creating generic processes for consuming, analysing and communication the results of the data. You would also be responsible for designing, building and deploying tools used across the business and owning the projects end to end.

You can expect to work heavily with Python and a tech stack including Hadoop, Kafka, Pandas, Jupyter, ElasticSearch, Kibana and more.


- Proven successful experience in a similar role digging into & exploring data: identifying features & issues; and communicate them to others clearly & concisely.
- Exceptional programming skills in Python (ESSENTIAL!!!)
- Solid experience querying, ingesting & manipulating data using SQL
- Experience with stream processing platforms such as Apache Kakfka
- Experience with data storage and manipulation tool such as Pandas, Jupyter, ElatsicSearch & Kabana
- Experience programming with other Object Orientated Languages such as Java, C#/.Net
- Knowledge of Web Technologies a benefit


- Salary up to £90,000
- Benefits including 25 days holiday, pension, healthcare, life assurance, vouchers, discounts and more


Your new employer is a niche Hedge Fund providing niche bespoke solutions to its investors for over 10 years and a global presence. Internally, they are based in a very modern, dynamic and impressive office space. This includes art from around the world, free onsite gym and subsidized onsite restaurant and the latest mod-cons.

Here you are treated as part of a family, supported with your personal and professional development and working in an environment where no one day is ever the same!!

If this sounds interesting to you, apply now and take the next big step in your career!

Data Engineer (Python) - Hedge Fund - London - £90K + Benefits

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