Engineering Manager, Database Systems - New York, NY


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Engineering Manager, Database Systems - New York, NY


New York, NY 



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per year


IT-Software Development: Database Development-Administration, Enterprise Software Implementation & Consulting, General-Other: IT-Software Development, IT Project Management, Software-System Architecture

Job Description:

Engineering Manager, Database Systems
Ready to hire! Hiring several in this role.  Fantastic opportunity with a very successful company with cutting-edge technology and a staff consisting of many of the brightest quantitative talent in the world.
We are seeking a talented Engineering Manager to lead the Database Engineering team.  The Database Engineering team operates the most critical database systems which are integrated tightly with the company’s highly parallel research environment and core live trading systems.  The company is also developing new database services and solutions to further scale their research platform.  As the Database Engineering Manager, you will be charged with all aspects of the development and operations of database systems to enable high availability, continuous scaling and performance improvement.  You will also define the long-term strategy and technical direction for structured storage.  The challenge, complexity, and impact of your role will grow substantially as we scale our research and trading systems to remain at the forefront of an industry where latencies are approaching zero and the depth and breadth of relevant data sources is growing exponentially.
-Lead a team of talented database engineers in developing new database services and operating critical database systems.
-Handle complex situations in collaboration and risk management.
-Mentor team members on technical skills and career development, while raising the bar in operational excellence and system automation.
-Propose future technical direction for structured storage, while partnering with product management to define our long term storage roadmap.
-7+ years of development experience in Java, C++ or Python.
-4+ years of experience in team mentoring and management experience.
-Hands on experience with NoSQL systems such as HBase, MongoDB, DynamoDB, or Cassandra.
-Experience in operating and supporting multiple relational databases (MS SQL Server, PostgreSQL, etc.) for performance critical and highly available systems.
-Strong system automation experience, operational excellence and best practice in database systems.
-Strong relationship building skills with customer service focus.

*Will relocate the right candidate.  Will Sponsor Visa’s.  Will only consider candidates from top tier computer science universities and/or individuals with a stellar GPA.  Bachelor’s and/or Master’s degree from a top computer science program with a GPA of 3.5 or higher.  PhD preferred.  Top computer science program preferred (Carnegie Mellon University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology/MIT, Stanford University, University of California-Berkeley, Cornell University, University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign, Princeton University, University of Washington, University of Texas-Austin, Georgia Institute of Technology, California Institute of Technology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, etc.
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Next Step Systems
Chicago, IL, United States


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