Data Engineer (Python) - Hedge Fund - London

Data Engineer (Python) - Hedge Fund - London

Job Title: Data Engineer (Python) - Hedge Fund - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £80000.00 - £95000.00 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HQ00080769_1537983663
Contact Name: Mason Nathaniel
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 26, 2018 18:41

Job Description

Data Engineer (Python) - Hedge Fund - London

I am working exclusively with a renowned London Hedge Fund to find a Data Engineer (Python) to join their rather impressive London HQ.


The Data Engineer (Python) will join a highly prized data & analytics team of 10 working closely with investment teams to understand their data needs and help them to make informed investment decisions that can mean the difference between losing or making millions+ of pounds.

This would see the Data Engineer (Python) integrating data from disparate sources (i.e. web scraping) and creating processed for consuming, analysing and presenting results. This will include designing, building and deploying tools to improve processes & efficiency's and owning the project lifecycle.


- Proven successful experience in a similar role digging into & exploring data: identifying features & issues; and communicate them to others clearly & concisely.
- Solid experience querying, ingesting & manipulating data using SQL
- Exceptional programming skills in Python (ESSENTIAL!!!)
- Come from a software programming background with skills in C# and web technologies
- Experience with stream processing platforms such as Apache Kakfka
- Experience with data storage and manipulation tool such as Pandas, Jupyter, ElatsicSearch & Kabana
- Familiarity with a variety of data visualisation tools & techniques


- Salary up to £95,000 + bonus
- 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 form around the world, free onsite gym and subsidised onsite restaurant.

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

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