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Data Science Developer


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Data Science Developer

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per year


IT-Software Development: Enterprise Software Implementation & Consulting, General-Other: IT-Software Development, Software-System Architecture, Software-Web Development

Job Description:

Data Science Developer, Chicago, IL

We are seeking a talented Data Science Developer to contribute to the enhancement of an automated trading system.  This critical role combines elements of large-scale data management, algorithm implementation and process management.  The successful Data Science Developer must be a team player, have the ability to build scalable processes, and have effective problem-solving and communication skills.
- Develop processes to collect and analyze data for automated trading systems.
- Define and implement new procedures as needed for data collection and analysis.
- Improve process for requesting, parsing, and storing external data from multiple sources.
- Support and enhance web applications.
- Support the financial engineers with their data and script writing requirements.
- Develop standardized interfaces between data and trading systems.
- Develop and maintain documentation and standards.
- Identify, track, and maintain metrics for trading system operations.
- Identify and respond to system incidents and problems, including performing troubleshooting.
procedures and escalating as necessary.
- Select and implement software tools to support execution and management of procedures.
- Work with colleagues to identify and develop opportunities to enhance and improve trading system.
- BS/BA degree required.  (Coursework in statistics, finance, or computer science preferred.)
- 3+ years of relevant Python scripting experience.
- 2+years of relevant work experience in financial markets.
- Strong database knowledge; SQL, Postgres, MySQL, etc.
- Linux experience required.
- Experience with Perl preferred.
- Experience with a Python web framework (e.g., bottle, flask) preferred.
- Experience with a JavaScript MVC framework (e.g., backbone, angular) preferred.
- Experience with Hadoop preferred.
- Highly detail-oriented and well-organized.
- Able to multi-task and work under pressure.
- Capable of building scalable and robust processes.
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Company Info
Next Step Systems
Chicago, IL, United States


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